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No skill required
Basic Know basic stitches (knit, purl or single crochet, double crochet).
Easy You should know the basics, how to increase and decrease, and have made at least one project.
Intermediate You should have worked with a few stitch patterns and should be familiar wtih basic garment shaping.
Advanced You should have made several garments in various stitch patters and should comfortable making minor changes to patterns. Advanced is fun and challenging for thinking knitters.
Anne Kuo Lukito
Anne fell into designing soon after she taught herself to knit a few years ago. Since then, Anne has been prolific in her designs. Her work has appeared in several books and magazines, such as Interweave Knits, Knitty, Twist Collective, and Knitscene. Anne also designs under her own label, Crafty Diversions and is currently writing her first book.
If it werenâ€™t for bouts of insomnia, Anne would never find time to knit or use up her abundance of creative energy. Or was it the other way around? Anneâ€™s patterns, tutorials, and blog can be found on her website, www.craftydiversions.com.
STITCHES West 2013 Classes
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Thursday 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
391-3 Intermediate The Right Fit
Is your bust, hips, or tummy larger or smaller than the standard sizes offered in the pattern? Do you have monkey arms? Are you long-waisted? Short-waisted? Learn how to select a pattern that best suits your body type and discover some basic modification tricks and tips to fit your body and your particular concerns.
Friday 8:30 am - 11:30 am
222-3 Intermediate Kitchener like a Pro!
Great finishing techniques can really make your knitting look professional. The Kitchener stitch is great for grafting seamlessly in stockinette stitch, but what about other pattern stitches like seed or rib? We will learn how to work Kitchener in pattern so that you can have invisible joins, whether in cables, seed stitch, rib or other textured stitches â€” just like a pro!
Friday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm SOLD OUT
392-3 Intermediate Design It Yourself: Shawls and Stoles
Shawls, scarves, and stoles can actually be quite easy to design. Learn the different elements and constructions in designing these wonderful accessories and different ways of constructing shawls and stoles in a myriad of shapes: square, rectangle, triangle, circle, semi-circle, shallow triangle, etc. You will also learn how to add decorative stitch patterns whether you want to work your piece inside-out, outside-in, bottom-up or top-down.