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Jolie A. Elder
Jolie has explored a wide range of needle arts after learning to cross stitch at age four. She designs, teaches, spins, and stunt knits in the Atlanta area where she demystifies the obscure. She has served on the boards of Atlanta Knitting Guild, North Georgia Knitting Guild, Southeast Fiber Arts Alliance, and Center for Knit and Crochet. She has been published in PLY, Spin-Off, and Cast On. Her cleverest un-vention is a method for working stockinette-based laces reversibly. You can view her experiments at jolieaelder.blogspot.com and YouTube channel "Jolie knits."

STITCHES United 2019 Classes
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Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm     SOLD OUT
6203 Intermediate Brioche Rosetta Stone Brioche is having its moment. have you hesitated because the directions look like Greek to you?

What does it mean to work the right-side twice without turning? What is knitting in the stitch below? How do I "bark" or "burp" in brioche? Students will leave ready to work brioche patterns regardless of how they are described.

Knit-below stitches, brioche stitches, Shaker knits, and Estonian patent stitches are kissing cousins. Students will learn methods for producing these stitches, as well as clever techniques to work the with ease.
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm     SOLD OUT
1245 Intermediate Knit Faster with Combination Knitting Do you dread 1x1 ribbing? Are your SSK decreases less tidy than your k2togs? Are you a continental knitter who hates to purl? Do you have trouble working make1-left and make1-right? Learn how and when to combination knit to make your knitting more pleasant, beautiful, and faster!