Monday 02/27/2012, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 02/28/2012, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Creative Knitting and/or Crochet Bootcamp: Wearables-Design & Construction with Myra Wood
Immerse yourself in 2 days of pure inspiration working with color, texture, and design. Myra shares her approach to one-of-a-kind wearable art. You'll learn how to create and use templates in this hands-on intensive workshop. While you explore your creativity, we'll cover construction of multi-directional fabric, sizing and fit, finishing, and embellishing.
Whether you're a seasoned professional or just someone who loves needlework but finds themselves stuck in a rut, Myra will get your creative juices flowing. Be ready for some serious fun!
2 yds of cotton or muslin fabric, cloth tape measure, pencil, 10-20 yards each of 15 to 20 coordinating, smooth, #2 to #4 (sport-to-worsted weight) yarns, any fiber; several small skeins of coordinating novelty, variegated and textured yarns; 3.75, 4 and 4.5mm/US 5, 6 and 7 short straight or circular needles: various sizes of crochet hooks from E to H; 15-20 safety pins or removable stitch markers; small scissors, yarn needle.