Friday 02/19/2016, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
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Shawl Shaping: Design Your Own Shawl from Start to Finish without Charts or Math with Jennifer Miller
If you are ready to design your own shawl, this class is for you. We will tackle the basics of shawl shaping, texture, and combining color. Learn the basic geometry of the triangle, cresent, and heart-shaped shawl while focusing on personal design. You will create the shawl size and features you prefer. Class covers several shawl starting methods including garter tab, creating texture, and striping/gradation. Learn some easy lace, picot, and other edgings.
2 colors of coordinating #1 (fingering-weight) yarn, 3.75mm/US 5 double-pointed needles, 3.75 and 4mm/US 5 and 6 24" circular needles, stitch markers
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.