Monday 02/27/2012, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 02/28/2012, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jane Slicer Smith
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Color, Style, and Silhouette with Jane Slicer Smith
From color selection and knitting techniques to garment shaping and fit, Jane shares the processes that make her designs uniquely wearable: graduated miters, shaped panels, intarsia, and embellishment. Jane knows fit. As you knit, she will discuss the keys to successful garment design for all shapes and sizes—changing needle sizes and A-line silhouettes. You will work with your own body measurements as you explore the Swing Swagger Drape fit.
Circular or non-circular needles sizes US# 4,5,6,7; 1 dpn or circular needle 3 sizes smaller to pick up stitches, and a cable needle.
Sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with an eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles & crochet hooks of various sizes.