Knitting Continental; knit and purl faster


Friday, August 16
13:30 to 16:30


82,40 $ Can
7,00 $ Can
89,40 $ Can (without taxes)

Spaces available


All workshop registrations are non-refundable, unless the class is cancelled by the Festival.

Please note that your 3 day pass is included with this workshop (1 per person).


Would you like to learn how to knit and purl faster and more efficiently? Learning how to knit using the continental method will not only help you gain speed but also help ease any pains or fatigue you might experience in your hands. If you are a beginner (advanced-beginner)  or someone that learned how to knit with another style and would like to try something new, then this is the workshop for you!

What to bring

  • White or light coloured worsted-weight smooth yarn
  • US #7 (4.5 mm) knitting needles

Material provided:



Alanna Wilcox
Beginner to advanced
Friday, August 16 13:30 to 16:30
Room 2 AFSPN

Know how to cast-on stitches and knit

Alanna Wilcox

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Alanna Wilcox is an art teacher by day and a fibre artist by night. She loves sharing her passion with others and is constantly making things, especially projects that have to do with colour and fibre to express her creativity. She earned the OHS Spinning Certificate with distinction in 2015 and the Master Spinner Certificate in 2017. Working with fibres is something that she lives and breathes, sometimes literally.


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