Starting with knitting can be sometimes really clumsy. If you are genuinely interested in learning proper knitting you should watch people as well as videos of knitting. It is only when you once see people handling yarn and needles and making articles out of them that you would learn the task easily. It is easier to follow what you see then to learn it theoretically.
Trying Out Helping Accessories
There are various knitting dolls and knitting packs for beginners that would aid you in the process. Using these accessories there would be fewer chances of tangled yarns. Knitting for beginners can be made further easy if you join some group or club where people discuss their issues and guide each other. There are many people like you around who are learning the task and they know it is okay to not to know knitting properly.
Selecting Knitting Patterns
There are various patterns available online too with video tutorials that you can follow to start with. Once as you are aware about the basics you can try different designs of different articles yourself and can make great stuff. You can see various images of patterns in the images below.