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Nicole S.

28 Reviews
Watertown, MA
Starting at $17
  • Child Development & Urban Environmental Policy and Planning from Tufts Univeristy
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Terrific! Friendly and very helpful.
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Will M.

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Starting at $25
  • 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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Melisa M.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • 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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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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Jane H.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2004
  • BA (Hons) Jewish History from University College London
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jane H.

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I love knitting, enjoying making a huge variety of items using many different techniques. I knit using the English style, having grown up in Cheshire, England, but also knit using the Continental style of knitting too. I have been teaching knitting in groups and on a one to one basis for a few years. My students have ranged in age from 8 years old to 80 years old.
If you need help with a specific project, learning a new technique or just starting out as a beginner knitter, please get in touch.

About Jane

I love hand crafts and was attracted to hand knitted items from an early age. I'm a qualified elementary school teacher, having taught both in London and Boston. I have also worked with high school students and adults in museum education, having a masters in Museum and Gallery Education. I love kn

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Ruthie
Loved it! Patient and kind!
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Fantastic! Easy to work with. Very patient and kind. Thanks, Jane!
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Chloe L.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chloe L.

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Together we'll learn to knit a hat or Gloves, for the beginner!

If your more advanced and would like to learn to knit a specific item I can help!

About Chloe

I am a passionate teacher and love to share my love of fiber arts! I have my visual aids, videos and phots to aid learning! Learning should be fun not hard!

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Morgan M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • BA in Music, Piano from University of North Carolina at Greensboro School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Morgan M.

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Learn about...
- knitting needles, what kind to purchase for your project.
- learn basic knit stitch at first lesson
- knit, purl, slip slip knit, increasing and decreasing after knit and purl are mastered
- learn how to read patterns
- make cool things!

About Morgan

Hi! My name is Morgan. Learn with me! You won't regret it. I have over 16 years of teaching experience. I'm a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro's School of Music. I began lessons on piano at age 5 and drums at age 16. I believe that starting early is GREAT, but

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Morgan has done a great job and has provided helpful feedback for me and let me know of things I need to work on befor the next lesson. she is also very patient, personable and easy with which to work.
BriandaR
great teacher
RODERICG
alot of fun

Morgan is excellent. She is very patient and very professional. She has gotten back to me right away when I had some scheduling questions.

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"Experienced and patient first came to mind. Has been a knitting peer and problem solving friend for more than 10 years, and we knit together weekly when not practicing shelter in place."
Yvonne
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Fantastic! Very knowledgeable"
Mari
Took Knitting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Nicole is just wonderful. I could not ask for a better knitting teacher!!!"
Betsy
Took Knitting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Erin was a great teacher, very helpful!"
Adele
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Very patient. Knows how to read a pattern that's not all there."
Lynda
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Nicole was very patient with my 10-year-old daughter! I highly recommend her."
Alexa
Took Knitting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Very patient and knowledgeable!"
Pam
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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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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"A great first-time experience"
Frances
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"I consider myself an experienced knitter so was surprised to find myself stymied by reading a more difficult pattern. Amy is a pleasure to work with as well as an extremely skilled teacher. Her explanations are clear and in one case her diagram clarified my confusion. I learned, laughed, and left Amy having learned what I needed to learn. I am impressed with her and will call her again."
Pat
Took Knitting lessons from Amy N.
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