Intro. to Steeking: Gilipeysa

Intro. to Steeking: Gilipeysa


Melissa Caines

Class Description:

Eek! It's time to Steek! This summer, learn to steek on a small project and quell your steeking fears. In this class we will be using bottom-up sweater construction and Icelandic colourwork to knit the garment before learning steeking methods and finishing sweater techniques.


$125 plus materials


Jamieson and Smith in two colours- yardage as per size

3.5 and 3 mm 16" circular and double-pointed needles (or sizes to obtain gauge)

stitch markers, darning needles, a small sharp pair of embroidery scissors for steeking

A copy of Hélène Magnússon's Gilipeysa (available on 


Intro. to Steeking: Gilipeysa July-Aug.
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Saturdays from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Dates: Jul 08, Jul 15, Jul 22, Jul 29, Aug 05, Aug 12, Aug 19, Aug 26