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Intro To Lace: Forget-Me-Not Shawl

Knitting lace isn’t nearly as difficult as you may think. During this 3-session class you will learn all of the basics needed to add this exquisite technique to your knitting toolbox. Students will knit the beautiful and timeless Forget-Me-Not Shawl designed by Evelyn Clark while covering the following fundamentals:

* Choosing the yarn and needles that are best for your project. Learning to consider intent for the final product and the impact that  fiber content, weight of yarn, ply of yarn, color or dye style of yarn, as well as size and style of the needles
* Garter Stitch Tab (including provisional cast on and picking up stitches)
* Basic stitches used for lace: Three decreases (K2tog, SSK, and SK2togP) and yarn overs
* How to read a chart
* How to read our knitting
* How to pick up stitches
* How to “unknit” if we need to go back and fix a mistake
* A super lovely bind off called The Elastic Cast-off
* Washing and blocking a shawl
Intermediate students will also cover:
* How to drop down and pick up stitches in lace

Materials List
  • Notebook and pen
  • Yarn and needles will be chosen during the first class. If you have needles that you think may work please bring them.
  • Highlighter tape or magnet board such as the Knitter’s Pride Chart Keeper
  • Blocking wires, T-pins and wool wash

    Don’t forget that you will receive a 10% student discount when you shop for your class materials.

The Fine Print…
In the event that the class minimum has not be met by Friday, January 4, 2018 the class will be cancelled and registered students will receive a full refund.

Skill Level: beginner
Skill Details: Advanced beginner to intermediate
Requirements: Students should be comfortable with both knitting and purling
Instructor: Sonna Schuttner
Instructor Bio: Sonna Schuttner

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.