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Easy Stranded Colourwork - Jenn Steingass

  • Atrium Inn Cypress 2 2889 East Hastings Street Vancouver, BC, V5K 2A1 Canada (map)

In this class, we'll practice knitting 2 color stranded colorwork in the round while learning to combine colors that harmonize and ensure the motifs have enough contrast against the background. You’ll learn techniques for successful stranded colorwork like color dominance, float tension, and avoiding the tangling of strands. After completing this class, you’ll be ready to tackle your first colorwork project and choose colors with confidence.  

Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; working in the round

Student Materials: small amounts of sport or dk weight wool yarn in two different high-contrast colours. For knitting a small circumference swatch, students will need to bring size US 5 and US 6 needles - 32 or 40 “ long circulars for magic loop, or DPNS.

Cost: $120

Earlier Event: October 4
Beginner Brioche - Andrea Mowry
Later Event: October 4
Selvedge Stitches - Julie Hoover