Knitting Happily Ever After: Ergonomics for Knitters with Carson Demers
Ever known a knitter who hasn'tsaid, "just one more row…"? Nope! Those knitters also complain of aches and pains while knitting. In this class, knitters will learn how knitting affects the "fabric that makes the fabric"—the body. Students will see how their knitting technique impacts efficiency and productivity. By completing a Risk of Injury assessment in class, students will learn how knitting contributes to those aches and pains, and more importantly, how to reduce them. A few simple changes along with the knowledge gained in class will keep knitters stitching comfortably and safely ever after.
Skill Level: All
Instructor: Carson Demers
Date: Saturday, 5/6/2017
- Knitting project of student's choosing plus needles and tools
- Bath-size towel
- Note-taking materials