Online Registration opens November 1 for MKG members 
and November 15 for non-members.

Registration closes March 1, 2019.

Madison Knitters' Guild has a "no refund" policy.


Saturday Morning & All-Day Classes

    • 03/16/2019
    • 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Mendota 6
    • 10
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    Description: Double Knitting has been around for centuries and is experiencing a current resurgence but there is little information available regarding the 'Inside Out' version.  This class is designed to remedy that.  In this class you'll learn:

    • what is double knitting - right side out and inside out
    • inside out double knitting guidelines and terminology
    • how to double knit inside out
    • how to increase and decrease when double knitting inside out
    • how to make a cowl or headband using the inside out double knitting technique

    Skill Level: Know how to cast on, knit, purl, and join in a circle

    Homework: None

    Tools Needed: 2 different colors of basic worsted weight yarn (no novelty yarn), 16-inch Circular needles in a size appropriate for your yarn, paper for taking notes, pen or pencil, stitch markers appropriate for your needles, scissors (optional), yarn needle (optional)

    Materials Fee: None


    • 03/16/2019
    • 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Waubesa
    • 2
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    Description: Dimensional Tuck Knitting is a technique that transform a simple flat stockinette fabric into one that will bend, fold, and double back on itself to create exciting new depth and texture. In class you will learn the basic stitches, how to read the charts, and how to see the stitch pattern within the charts. Next, we explore the impact your choice of background stitch and what the scale of the stitches will have on Dimensional Tucks stitches.  Finally, you will learn the tips and tricks of measuring gauge and working Dimensional Tucks in the round.

    Skill Level: Know how to cast on/bind off, knit/purl, knit or purl stitches together.

    Homework: None

    Tools Needed: Smooth, light colored worsted weight yarn. 1 pair or 1 circular needle sized to create a cohesive fabric with worsted weight yarn. Paper and pen/pencil.

    Materials Fee: None

    • 03/16/2019
    • 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Wingra
    • 19
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    Description: Imagine hundreds, even thousands, of beautiful shawl designs within your reach! In this class, see how interchangeable shawl wedges mix and match to create nearly endless design possibilities. Learn three different starting tabs, three different side borders, and how to use your creativity to design truly one-of-a-kind masterpiece shawls. 

    Skill Level: Basic knitting skills.

    Homework: None

    Tools Needed:  DK or worsted weight scrap yarn for mini sampler shawl; crochet hook, size G or H; stitch markers; scissors; sticky notes.

    Materials Fee: None