The class explores Stranded Colorwork Knitting-including Fair Isle motifs and techniques. This is a beginning class for knitters who are fascinated with what can be accomplished using only two colors per one round. Warning: this is an extremely addictive form of knitting! Covered in class: Brief history of stranded colorwork knitting, holding yarns on two hands, reading charts, catching long floats, adding new yarns, and securing old yarns Yarn dominance.
Class is Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 11:00AM EST.
- 2 colors…one light, one dark. Worsted or DK weight yarn… solid or tonal colors, no novelty
- 2-24″ circular needles OR 1-16″ circular needle OR 1 set double pointed needles in appropriate size for yarn selected.
There is homework for this class. Homework will be sent in an email along with class handouts.
Knit, purl. Familiar with knitting in the round.