Sunday 02/25/2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Take Flight: Knitting your First Lace Shawl with Denise Bell
A beginning knitter may tire of garter stitch scarves, socks, and hats. When that happens, try a simple small shawl and learn a few more skills. as you begin the Monarch Shawl, you'll practice reading a chart, learn how pattern repeats work, knit simple lace, and gain an understanding of basic triangle construction.
A 400-500 yard caked skein of fingering weight yarn, a size 6 or 7 US circular needle (24 or 32 inch), and your usual knitting kit. Pattern is included in the class handout.
Knitting Basics including sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles and crochet hooks of various sizes.