Hi and welcome to knitting and Knitting Help. If you can get classes at a LYS you would probably enjoy them. I learned from books, videos, and mostly from reading and asking questions here. Have you checked the Free Videos available here on this site? Whatever you decide to do, have fun!
Cheating is an option. . . . Cheaters never win and winners never cheat, but smart knitters who want to retain an iota of sanity do, cheerfully. ~~Kory Stamper