Friday 10/10/2014, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Jane Slicer Smith
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Color with Simple Intarsia with Jane Slicer Smith
Discover how simple intarsia can be when you hold the keys to success. Linking (twisting) colors at verticals joins, introducing colors mid row, what happens when you no longer need that color, and what to avoid when picking your first project! The class will show you how to bring color options to your projects from very simple, to contemplating a little adventure, and you'll fall in love with color work. Check out designs using techniques in Swing, Swagger, Drape – Knit the Colors of Australia, Jindabyne coat and Metro A-line coat both with colored cables and front band knit with the body of the coat.
Yarn suitable to knit on US 6 needles in 3 contrasting colors 20g each. Swatch will be knitted with vertical stripes and then onto the diagonal.