Shawl Shaping: The Project Class - 3 Sundays: Mar 10, 31 & Apr 7; 1:00-2:30 pm
Instructor: Diane Pearsall
Dates: 3 Sundays: March 10, March 31, and April 7th, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. NOTE: There are several weeks between the 1st and 2nd sessions. The 3rd session may only be an hour long.
This class is intended as a follow-up class to "The Shape of Shawls: Techniques for Better Fit," although participation in the earlier class is not required in order to register for this class. If you did not take the techniques class, please be sure you have the skills listed below and have chosen your pattern.
In this class you will:
learn how to modify a pattern
knit a shawl based on your own modifications
liberate yourself from following patterns blindly
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner. To be successful in this class, you should be comfortable knitting and purling, as well as know how to increase using yarn-overs and decrease stitches (k2tog). You should also feel comfortable with making changes to (dinking with) patterns.
Supplies to bring to class: (registered students receive 10% off class supply purchases, excluding patterns)
Pattern: You may use one of the patterns recommended in the techniques class (all are free Ravelry downloads):