Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Knitting
This is one of the best kid-friendly knitting guide Ive ever seen! It starts with a good run-through of different techniques, different kinds of yarn, felting, blocking circular needles and DPNs, etc. Dont have knitting needles? No problem! Youll learn how to make your own out of wooden dowels. Crafts include bracelets, slippers, bag, cowl, pencil roll, hat, scarf and even a sweater! The pictures and directions are very clear so its as easy as possible for new knitters to follow along. Perfect for your crafty kiddo. 143 softcover pages. Laura
Are you looking for the perfect guide to teach your child to knit? Look no further! Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Knitting starts with the absolute basics about knitting, beginning with a discussion about needles and yarn, how to cast stitches onto the needle, then gradually introduces skills and techniques until kids are knitting confidently.
Mary Scott Huff, author of Fun andFantastical Hats to Knit and Fun and Fantastical Slippers to Knit, will guide you and your children through projects. With over 200 photos and clear, concise instructions in language easily understood by grade-school kids, you're going to be creating crafty knit projects with your child in no time!
Each project lists the knitting skills that will be exercised in making it and projects are rated for difficulty, so kids can learn and grow as they develop dexterity and coordination. Your children will learn to knit by making simple projects and building skills by practicing the essentials, and this book provides a sound foundation for a lifetime of knitting enjoyment.