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Saturday 02/21/2015, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Fascinating Fibonacci with Laura Bryant
Learn a method for controlling color combinations successfully while swatching with fun colors and yarns. Laura shares the history of Fibonacci numbers while you explore color proportions in stripes, blocks, and even shading. This mathematical relationship is evident in nature. Artists, sculptors, and designers have used it throughout time and civilization because it is so pleasing to the eye. This creative exercise is one you will revisit time and again.
Optional materials fee: $3 for assorted fashion yarns.
_Approximately 1 oz each of 2-4 colors of compatible yarns that knit at a gauge of 4 1/2 or 5 sts/inch
_2 or 3 sizes of needles ranging in size from 3.75mm/US 5 to 8mm/US 11 or for crochet, hooks in a size appropriate for the yarn.
_Weavers and quilters should bring graph paper and 3-4 colors of non-toxic magic markers or colored pencils.
_Knitting/Crochet Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator, Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes.
Optional materials fee: $3 for assorted fashion yarns