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Nicole S.

28 Reviews
Watertown, MA
Starting at $17
  • Child Development & Urban Environmental Policy and Planning from Tufts Univeristy
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 7 and up
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Nicole S.

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Go at your own pace and have fun are my knitting mottos! I teach continental style knitting and have been teaching beginners to knit for over 5 years. Together we'll experience the excitement that comes when you cast on something new, learn a new stich, or finish a favorite project.

I'm can start with the basics (cast on, knit stitch, purl stitch) or jump straight into helping on a project you have planned (or started and got stuck on? don't worry - it happens to all of us!). There is no limit to the kind or number of projects we can do. I have plenty of project ideas and am always happy to help with your ideas, too.

About Nicole

My grandmother taught me to knit when I was 11 years old, and after taking a few years off I picked up the hobby again in my 20s. Now in my 30s I am an avid knitter - there are always several projects on my needles (I need one I can travel with, one I can do while watching TV, and usually one I'm ma

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Rose
Nicole was a very good teacher she made the lesson easy and made it very interesting.
Thanks Nicole for a good time.
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Terrific! Friendly and very helpful.
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Erin R.

66 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Theater Arts from Point Park University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erin R.

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Are you looking to start or advance your skills in knitting? I am here to help! I am a Craft Yarn Council Certified Level 1 and 2 knitting instructor and teacher and have been working as a professional knitting instructor since 2010. I have experience working with students aged 8 through adult.

Wherever you are in your knitting journey, whether it be learning the basics of knitting and purling or working on advanced skills such as intarsia, short rows, brioche, or double knitting, I am here to help you reach your knitting goals. Lessons are focused on the specific goals of the student. I am happy to work on your pattern of choice and can also recommend patterns based on your level and desired goals. I am also able to help with pattern interpretation and problem solving in knitting projects.

Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions you may have. I look forward to speaking with you soon and sharing my love of this engaging and beautiful art form with you.

About Erin

I have been working as a knitting and crochet artist since 2004 and am a Craft Yarn Council Level 1 and 2 certified knitting instructor/teacher and Craft Yarn Council Level 1 crochet instructor. I have been teaching professionally since 2010 both online and in person. This includes locations such as

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Will
Wonderful and so patient--tailored the class to my interests. Lots of fun, and time flew by!
Staci F.
Erin was extremely knowledgeable and patient during our lessons. I'm a beginner and knew just one stitch and now know several more and have a better idea at following patterns, too! I appreciate the time and, again, patience she had for me when I dropped stitches, as well! I would highly recommend Erin to anyone who wants to up their knitting game!!
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Dawn Z.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Knitting from WEBS
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Dawn Z.

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Drop the stress not your stitches. Learn to knit in a fun environment. Increase your knitting confidence with me as your stitching coach.

Group pricing available, please contact customer service for more details on how to set up group lessons.

About Dawn

High school librarian by day, crafter for life. I'm an award winning embroider, quilter and knitter. I advise a high school sewing club as well as volunteer with Days for Girls and church prayer shawl ministry. Please note, during the summers my schedule is more flexible when school is not in sessio

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Ramona
Dawn is a wonderful instructor. She is very knowledgeable. Patient and willing to answer my questions. I had concerns about my ability to learn sewing, but Dawn has helped my confidence greatly. I plan to continue my sewing journey with Dawn:)
Marie
Dawn has wonderful instruction and is quite patient with new beginners like myself! Explanation is clear and she has a freakin wealth of knowledge about sewing, patterns, tips and tricks to make the outcome much neater, and starts off with the perfect projects for a beginner. Def a five start rating! :-)
jane
Dawn is awesome! Very thorough with her explanations and really customizes lessons to my goals. She’s very encouraging and always reachable for questions outside of classes. Her hardware set up was conducive to on line lessons so it felt as much of an in person class as it could get. The lessons have really prepared me and got me excited for many more sewing projects!
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Melisa M.

28 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Melisa M.

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Clear, easy instruction and lots of patience. I love to teach others something new and bring them to a place of refreshing rest as they learn to create new and wonderful things. Adult Beginners and Intermediate levels are welcome. I will teach the basics for beginners - Cast on/off, knit/purl stitches, increasing/decreasing and we will finish with a project. Intermediates usually need help getting started again, finishing a project or help with a pattern, I will also teach you new stitch patterns to have fun with.

About Melisa

I love to teach and I am very patient. I first learned to knit as a 21 yr old in Norway over 35 years ago. Knitting is a great way to relax, it is repetitious so it is great for those with anxiety and other problems related to stress or focusing. I have been teaching children and adults for over 1

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Monica ..
She is hands down the best teacher!
Connie
Melisa was most helpful! She is knowledgeable and had patience for my issue resolution.
Christine
I've going from knowing nothing to really having fun with knitting in 3 lessons. Melisa is obviously a very experienced knitter and instructor, and lovely to work with!
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Amy N.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Hebrew, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • BFA in Industrial Design from Carnegie-Mellon University
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Amy N.

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I have a LOT of patience! All you need is the desire to learn to knit. If you never have knitted before, I will get you knitting. If you want to learn, but believe you can’t learn because someone told you can’t learn to knit, I will prove that you can knit. If you have knitted a long time ago, but forgot all of it or most of it, I will bring it back to you. If you already know the basics of knitting, but don’t know how to get beyond the simple knitted squares and rectangles, I can get you to the next level. If you know knitting basics, but gave up because you make a lot of mistakes, I will show you how to fix mistakes, so that mistakes don’t become traumatic. If you know the basics, but want to learn a different technique such as color work, cables, lace, or more, I can teach you. Do you have trouble reading patterns or charts, I can take the mystery out of them.

Because of COVID-19, I mostly teach online for now. If you are vaccinated, I will consider teaching in person within 6 ...

About Amy

I am extremely patient and determined to teach anyone with a desire to knit or crochet, no matter how high or low their individual learning curve seems to be. I believe that if you have the desire, then you can learn. The speed in which you learn may be different than the next person, but, that is o

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Joel
I was stuck on a complicated pattern, and Amy was clear in her explanations, and her visual explanation made a big difference.
Barbara
She’s great! Helping me tremendously. So happy I found her.
Rick
I know just enough to be dangerous and she was exceptional at helping me find my start.
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Will M.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
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Will M.

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I'm a late-20s knitter who has been knitting since high school. I aim to provide a fun space to learn how to knit and to create your own projects or decipher any pattern you come across.

About Will

Hi there and welcome to my class! I have been knitting since 2010 and have made scarves, a pair of mittens, and A LOT of blankets. I love to find new patterns to expand my skills and to get to my final product. I'm so excited to bring you into the world of knitting and the joy that comes from figuri

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"Erin helped me build confidence as I ventured into continuing learning knitting; I have run into frustrations trying and stopping but she was able to help me understand my patterns and turn out a beautiful baby coat and booties; patience and great attitude."
rhonda
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Melisa is extremely kind and helpful! She is patient and really takes her time to make sure you understand her directions. I successfully finished a sweater with her help. I highly recommend her!"
Stephanie
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Melisa was most helpful! She is knowledgeable and had patience for my issue resolution."
Connie
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"This was my first attempt at knitting. Nicole was very nice and patient with me. She even made a video so I can practice before my next lesson.. I highly recommend her."
Virginia
Took Knitting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Bonnie is a very nice teacher, and she has really good experience to teach how to knit. she always can find a easy way to let me know how to do it."
Angie
Took Knitting lessons from Bonnie N.
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"Bonnie really knows her stuff. Reading patterns is hard for a first timer and she goes through the patterns well. She does well teaching online and makes it easy to follow."
Sophia
Took Knitting lessons from Bonnie N.
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"Melissa is very knowledgeable and patient. She has excellent knowledge of yarn & patterns. And, she's really nice and approachable."
Pamela Roller
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"She really listens and is very knowledgeable. Also very pleasant."
Elizabeth
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Erin, easily solved my confusion with the pattern I am knitting and was happy to offer any additional help I needed."
Samantha
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Erin was great-had some technical difficulties. She figured it out😎
Answered all my ?’s. It was fun!"
Helen
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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