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Learn To Love Knitting

Shayna Rose

interviewer, knitter, teenager

About Shayna Rose

Fourteen-year-old Shayna Rose is a celebrity interviewer, knitter, and crafter whose work has been seen worldwide. As an intrepid kid reporter she has interviewed luminaries like Tom Brady, Mayim Bialik, and Steve Carell, and as a knitting and crafting teacher she has led crafting sessions for brands including Michaels, Joann Fabrics, and Yarnspiration. She recently interviewed former First Lady Michelle Obama about their shared love of knitting, and the piece was featured on the cover of Vogue Knitting magazine.

About the class

Few hobbies are as practical, accessible, and enjoyable as knitting. So whether you’re looking for a family activity over the holidays, trying to make handmade gifts, or interested in a relaxing pastime, here’s your chance to learn and practice knitting. In this interactive class, Shayna Rose will demonstrate the fundamentals of knitting and get you started on your first knitting project—a bunny that you will be able to complete and display or give as a gift right away. Beginners will learn to knit, veteran knitters will pick up tips and pointers, and the whole family can participate in this all-ages activity and lesson.


December 20
Monday @ 4:00 PM-4:45 PM EST
1 x 45min session (45 minutes)
All ages welcome
(Best for grades 5-9)


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