Learn to use your intarsia carriage in 1 hour. Live on line 1 to 1 private tuition

Intarsia carriage on the brother knitting machine


Learn to use your intarsia carriage on your knitting machine in one hour. Machine makes covered: Brother, Knitmaster, Silver Reed & Passap.

Learn to use this underused but simple carriage on your domestic knitting machine. Claire will take you through how to set up your intarsia carriage, right through to finished design & how to sew your ends in to give a truly professional look.

In the lesson you will learn how to set up your machine so you are able to produce your own beautiful & stunning designs via the intarsia method.

You will be able to follow an intarsia chart with confidence.

You will also learn how to set up your yarns & calculate how many balls of yarn you will need for your design.

You will come away from the session with all the knowledge you need for intarsia knitting as well having the confidence to produce intarsia knitting for future projects.

Finally, you will learn some simple embroidery techniques to enhance your design.

You will be learning with one of the best knitwear designers in the industry who teaches machine knitting to students at the world renown Nottingham Trent University's BA Hons Knitwear Design Course. Claire has also worked in the knitwear industry selling knitwear design concepts to top international fashion houses for over 30yrs.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Notes to go with the course will be provided prior to the start of the lesson after payment has been submitted.

What you will need

To get the most out of this lesson you will need:
Your own knitting machine with the correct intarsia carriage attachment.
A minimum of 3 balls of suitable yarn.
Note book & pen if you wish to make your own notes.


Claire Newberry at Claire Newberry's Knitting School

This course is taught online

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users


1 hour (flexible times to suit)

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Live online course
Tamsin Hickson - - #36077

Fantastic session with Claire - her explanations were wonderfully clear, and I now feel set to get knitting! I will definitely be booking more time once I've mastered the basics - so inspiring. Thank you Claire!

Response from Claire Newberry's Knitting School:

Thank you so much for your kind words Tamsin. You were a pleasure to teach.
Do get in touch if you get stuck
Happy knitting!

Live online course
Donna Waring - - #35603

Had a great online session with Claire learnt loads just putting it all into practice and I am sure I will be booking another course soon to increase my knitting machine knowledge even further.
Thank you so much

Response from Claire Newberry's Knitting School:

Hello Donna,

Thank you so much for your kind words.
You will be most welcome.
Happy knitting.


Live online course
Marian Dugdale - - #35699

I found this zoom call so good. It was so good to talk to someone who knew the answers to my questions. It’s been 25 years since my machines saw light of day but looking forward to getting started. Would highly recommend anyone who wants to know about knitting machines.

Response from Claire Newberry's Knitting School:

Hello Marian,
Thank you so much for your kind words.
It was a pleasure to teach you & happy knitting!

Best wishes,

Live online course
Kate - - #32489

Great session with Claire - tailored content and at my pace - I learnt loads and feel more confident to experiment with my machine! Claire has useful tips and tricks and explained in a clear and accessible way - thanks so much!

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