So, grab some needles and yarn, and give it a try. I would love to see some projects that you are working on! I'll post some of my handy work.
This is my first attempt at knitting:
I thought if I used textured yarn then the mistakes wouldn't show as easily.
Then I tried smaller needles and a different texture of yarn:
I still don't know what I'm making yet. Maybe a baby doll blanket? We'll see. What are you working on?