Press Release Summary: Learning to knit and crochet just got easier thanks to the four new Leisure Arts DVD Starter Kits for Knit and Crochet. Packaged with the beginner in mind, each kit includes all you need to get started.
Press Release Body: Each Kit Includes: ē Yarn ē Needles/Hook ē Expert Guidance ē Step-by-Step Instruction ē Auto Pause (you set your own pace) ē A-Z Index (go directly to the topic you need) ē And MoreÖ
The Art of Knitting 4 Kids Knit Starter Kit The fun and easy way for kids to learn to knitóthe DVD way! This kit will inspire the kids to learn a skill that will last them a lifetime. Studies have shown that knitting:
ē Helps kids concentrate ē Increases motor skills ē Develops hand-eye coordination ē Is a great confidence builder
Appropriate for ages 5 and up, the kit contains an instructional DVD, knitting needles, and enough yarn to get the fun started (about 60 yards). The 99-minute DVD provides three ways to learn: 1. Dr. Elizabeth Seward, PH.D, entertains kids with a unique, animated story while teaching them to knit and make their own knitting needles.
2. Kids Teaching KidsóEvery kid will be inspired watching 7-year-old Ryan Anderson as he teaches the basics of knitting.
3. Marcy Levitas Hamilton, knitting instructor and producer, takes the kids through an easy-to-knit ball and toy Stitch-Along. And, as a bonus, kids will have fun visiting The Alpaca Ranch to learn how yarn is made.
No Rules Knitting at the Teen Knit Cafť Knit Starter Kit The fun way for teens to learn to knitóthe DVD way! The beginner-level kit contains a 98-minute instructional DVD, knitting needles, and enough yarn to get the creativity started (about 60 yards). With only two stitches to learn and ďshoulder-to-shoulderĒ instruction from Chelsea Povall, this DVD will have teens knitting their first projects tonight. Each step is shown up-close and in motion, and an A-Z index makes topics quick to find. The DVD features loads of beginner projects:
ē iPod case ē scarves ē wrist, ear, and leg warmers ē bracelet and matching ring ē messenger bag ē lip balm holder ē cushy rug ē hats ē cuddly throw ē so-cute doggy coat ē and more!
The DVD also includes fun bonus materialóThe Teen Knit Cafť gang custom dyeing yarn with Kool-Aidģ, making knitting needle toppers from clay, and experimenting with needle felting!
I Canít Believe Iím Knitting! in Motion Knit Starter Kit Even if you\'ve never touched a pair of needles, you\'ll be saying, ďI canít believe Iím knitting!Ē in no time with this DVD starter kit. The beginner-level kit contains a 100-minute instructional DVD, knitting needles, and enough yarn to get the creativity started (about 60 yards). The user-friendly Auto-Pause lets you set your own pace through the lessons. Other convenient features include an A-Z Index, Reference Library, and Trouble-shooting Guide. The DVD will make you feel like you have your own personal instructor available 24 hours a day! Designer/teacher Melissa Leapman hosts and provides step-by-step lessons that new knitters can put into practice immediately with our yarn and needles. Before you know it, you\'ll be ready to start on the easy scarf or spa cloth, or you can follow the Stitch-Along instructions for a basket weave purse, ladder scarf, or toddler hat.
I Canít Believe Iím Crocheting! in Motion Crochet Starter Kit Become a believer as designer and nationally acclaimed workshop leader Melissa Leapman takes the mystery out of crochet. Like having a personal instructor at your side, this introductory DVD kit will have you crocheting with confidence in just a few hours. Lefties, too! The beginner-level kit contains a 100-minute instructional DVD, crochet hook, and enough yarn to get started (about 80 yards). The user-friendly Auto-Pause lets you set your own pace through the lessons. Other convenient features include an A-Z Index, Reference Library, Trouble-shooting Guide, and Tips. New crocheters can get started immediately on a simple spa cloth, or follow the Stitch-Along instructions as Melissa goes row by row making a belt, openwork scarf, or granny square mini purse. Don\'t be surprised when you hear yourself saying, \"I can\'t believe I\'m crocheting!\"
Released in July 2008, all four DVD Starter Kits are available at independent craft stores, craft retail chains, and on our Web sites at www.leisurearts.com and www.theleisureboutique.com.
Leisure Arts, Inc. is one of the worldís largest publishers and distributors of needlework, craft, decorating, entertaining, and other lifestyle interest ďhow-toĒ books and DVDs and is a leading publisher of lifestyle information.
Product Specifications: The Art of Knitting 4 Kids Knit Starter Kit Item 46756 UPC 0-28906-46756-7 Retail $24.95 Kit includes: DVD (run time: 99 minutes), needles, and approximately 60 yards of medium weight yarn.
No Rules Knitting at the Teen Knit Cafť Knit Starter Kit Item 46758 UPC 0-28906-46758-1 Retail $24.95 Kit includes: DVD (run time: 99 minutes), needles, and approximately 60 yards of medium weight yarn.
I Canít Believe Iím Knitting! in Motion Knit Starter Kit Item 46757 UPC 0-28906-46757-4 Retail $24.95 Kit includes: DVD (run time: 100 minutes), needles, and approximately 60 yards of medium weight yarn.
I Canít Believe Iím Crocheting! in Motion Starter Kit Item 46759 UPC 0-28906-46759-8 Retail $24.95 Kit includes: DVD (run time: 100 minutes), needles, and approximately 80 yards of medium weight yarn.
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