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Erin R.

61 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Erin R.

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I've been teaching knitting for 10 years and my students have gone on to create bags, scarves, headbands, and bracelets. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to complete a headband or scarf and as time goes on you'll be able to knit a hat in the round. I specialize in working with heavy weight yards and creating a funky, wildly textured projects. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Erin

I have been working as a knitting and crochet artist since 2004. I am a Craft Yarn Council certified knitting and crochet instructor and have been teaching professionally since 2010. This includes locations such as Michaels Arts and Crafts, Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School and Bruckner F

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Vanessa
Wonderful!!! She enjoyed every minute of it!
Rachel J.
Rachel enjoys it a lot!
Lilly Q.
Erin is great!! She is very patient and knowledgeable!!
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Olivia K.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Olivia K.

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Are you interested in learning the tactile process of creating fabric from yarn and needles? Do you walk into a yarn store, squishing the fiber and wishing you knew what to do with it? Have you tried to self-teach with Youtube videos, only to walk away frustrated? I have experienced all of these feelings, and I am here to help! In our individualized sessions, we will discuss your knitting goals, find patterns that fit your crafting ideals, and learn the building blocks to create magic!

About Olivia

I am an experienced knitter who took a big break in my knitting career! I learned the basic stitch at age 6 in a handwork class at Waldorf School, and I knit my first pair of socks in 4th grade. I put my needles down after eighth grade to focus on academics, but after college I was back at it. I bec

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Nicole S.

19 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2011
  • 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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Jane H.

22 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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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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April
Fantastic! Easy to work with. Very patient and kind. Thanks, Jane!
Shelley
I think Jane will be able to help me through a gauge related knitting weak area I’ve had for years. I’m excited to get to the next lessons. She’s very knowledgeable and had at her fingertips anything we needed to keep digging for answers and examples. Couldn’t have asked for a better suited match for me.
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Eliana W.

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  • Teaches students Male: 12 to 14; Female: 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Eliana W.

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I believe knitting is a wonderful skill and a great, relaxing way to pass the time. Whether you are a beginner or a past knitter looking to review the basics, I would love to help! I do my best to adapt my teaching style to the student so that there is as little frustration as possible. Above all, I want my students to enjoy learning and give them a solid base to advance their skills.
I teach a few basic stitches and techniques such as:
- regular knit stitch
- purl stitch
- casting on
- casting off
- stockinette
- rib stitch

Almost any size needles and yarn should be fine.
I also recommend bamboo or wooden knitting needles (rather than metal) for first-time beginners but not a requirement. We will work with what you have. Most importantly, I hope you enjoy learning and develop an appreciation for the art of knitting. :)

About Eliana

Hello, my name is Eliana! I am a college student and Graphic Design major. In my spare time I enjoy drawing, playing the piano, and of course knitting! I am kind, patient, and encouraging and will do my best to match your learning pace. We can move as quickly or as slowly as you need. Don't be afrai

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Barbara A.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $21
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Barbara A.

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Self-taught knitter with experience and patience. Ability to teach beginner through advanced, with various tools - double pointed, circular or single-pointed needles, from dishcloths to socks to afghans and sweaters. Tutoring includes information on yarn and knitting tool selection. Also state certified to teach high school students and possess natural teaching style.

About Barbara

Hi! I'm a mom and former high school teacher. I enjoy cooking, crocheting, knitting, and reading. It can be relaxing to create by yourself, as well as rewarding to make something for yourself or a loved one to enjoy. Whether you want to learn for fun or have the hopes of making money from your creat

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Madeleine
Barbara was very sweet, explicit in her instructions, and the class was enjoyable. I unraveled the swatch we made and had no trouble replicating it hours later. The method she taught me is firmly in my mind and I “get it”.
Carolyn
super helpful and very nice!
Meredith
Barbara is delightful! She knows her crochet and she is excellent at solving puzzles such as I had: manufacturing a piece of my existing pattern to fit along a ragged edge. Can't go wrong with Barbara1

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Average Cost of Knitting Lessons in Brentwood, NY

The average cost of 60-minute knitting lessons in Brentwood is $54. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $100 per hour.
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"She is just amazing. Very patient with my 12 years old daughter. Highly recommend!"
Anna
Took Knitting lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Barbara was super. My on line session wasn’t working so she set up her zoom and taught that way. She is an excellent on line teacher. She was able to help me make sense of my pattern and followed along with me patiently. Looking forward to our next session."
Karen
Took Knitting lessons from Barbara A.
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"Melisa is a very experienced knitter. Even though she is at such a high level, she can instruct others and explain techniques in a very understandable way. She enjoys watching students gain confidence and improve their skills. Very few knitters have Melisa’s mastery of this art or the ability that she has to teach it."
Susan
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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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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"Erin is great!! She is very patient and knowledgeable!!"
Lilly
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Melisa is the perfect teacher! I am a total beginner and she is easy to understand and patient. I am learning faster than I ever thought I would!!!! Thank you Melisa:)))"
Deborah
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Knowledgeable, easy to follow, and nice."
Shari Binkney
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Very knowledgeable. I think my knitting problem is solved."
Tracey
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Bonnie is a great resource for knitting help! She's knowledgeable and patient. We did have a few tech issues, but she gave me extra time, which was above and beyond, since the issues mostly were from my end. I do have to say though, that a zoom lesson doesn't compare to being together in person, but it's still a good option when that isn't available."
Susan
Took Knitting lessons from Bonnie N.
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"Erin is an outstanding instructor. She is very, very knowledgeable. I have a pattern and it was poorly written. She was able to untangle it and explain it to me so that I can work on it independently. She is very patient. I would highly recommend her to anyone learning knitting, stuck on a pattern, or want to expand on their knitting skills. She has a lot of knowledge and can explain and impart this knowledge very well. She is a truly great instructor."
Natalie
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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