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Knitters' Guild NSW Inc

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2016 Events - Short Row Techniques 2

Next events for 2016

 

Back by popular demand is our Short Row Techniques Workshop.

 

 

We are taking bookings through TryBooking.com.  Please click on the link below and you will be taken to TryBooking to complete your order.

 

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Cancellation Policy
The Guild will issue a full refund for cancellations advised to us 14 days or more before the date of the event. However, please note that bookings are transferable. Should you wish to transfer your place at an event to another member, please advise the Workshop Convenor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

2016 Events - Introduction to Brioche

Next events for 2016

 

Come and learn Brioche Stitch

 

 

We are taking bookings through TryBooking.com.  Please click on the link below and you will be taken to TryBooking to complete your order.

 

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Cancellation Policy
The Guild will issue a full refund for cancellations advised to us 14 days or more before the date of the event. However, please note that bookings are transferable. Should you wish to transfer your place at an event to another member, please advise the Workshop Convenor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

KG Bytes eNewsletter

As the Guild newsletter is issued only 4 times a year, it isn’t always possible to keep all members up-to-date with what is happening in the Guild. From February 2015 a small news sheet with “bites” of information, and digitally (hence “Bytes”) will be sent out by email on or about the 15th of each month.

You can receive KG Bytes by logging into your account on the website and changing the box “Do you wish to receive other correspondence by email?”  If you haven’t logged in before, details of how to do this are on the front page of the website.

We do hope you enjoy it.  If there is anything you’d like us to include in the next or future issues, please let us know.

Maitland Beanie Competition

Maitland Beanie Competition

The Maitland Group of the Knitters’ Guild in partnership with Tocal Field Days is hosting a “Country Beanie Competition”.

This is an opportunity to show your creativity and connection to country with a “country” themed beanie.  The beanie can be either knitted or crocheted and can be made with any material.

There are great prizes to be won.  Two winners will be decided by a “People’s Choice” and by a panel of judges.

For the registration form and full guidelines, please click here 

For a free beanie pattern to get you started, click here.

If you have any further queries, please contact Cynthia at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Magic Ball Workshop – 21st March 2015

Magic Ball Workshop –This workshop is now fully booked

This 6 hour workshop is a great way to use up part balls of yarn you have left over from your projects. We will learn about how to arrange and order the yarns, then how to join them securely to make up two balls to work from. A simple project will be made using the balls of leftovers.

Participants need to be confident with stranded knitting.

Fee:         $20 for members (non-members are very welcome for a fee of $25)

Details:   10.00am – 4.00pm  

Saturday 21st March 2015

Sydney Mechanics School of Art,

280 Pitt Street, Sydney (a short walk from Town Hall Station). 

A materials requirement list and confirmation will be sent to you on receipt of your registration

 

*NEW* Second Step Lace Knitting Workshop

Second Step Lace Knitting Workshop - 14th February 2015

Our Introduction to Lace Knitting workshops were very popular so we thought we should offer you the opportunity to take your skills to the next stage.

Our Second Step Lace Knitting workshop will be held on Saturday 14th February.

Fee:        $20 for members (non-members are very welcome for a fee of $25)
Details:    10.00am – 4.00pm  Saturday 14th February 2015

Sydney Mechanics School of Art,
280 Pitt Street, Sydney (a short walk from Town Hall Station).

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Our Second Step Lace Knitting workshop

Sold Out - A Second Introduction to Lace Knitting

A Second Introduction to Lace Knitting (6 hours)

This workshop is now booked out.

 Learn the basics of knitting lace, including reading a chart, provisional cast on, yarn over, different methods of decreasing, knitting on a border and blocking to bring out the best in your lace knitting. Participants should have ample time to complete the class sampler during this workshop

Venue: Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney

Saturday 31st January 2015.  10.00-4.00pm

Members:  $17

Non-Members: $20

Refreshments provided.  Students to provide own lunch.  (There are many cafes within the vicinity of the venue).