Friday 02/21/2020, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Modern Irish Crochet 2: Putting it all Together with Myra Wood
You have completed Irish Crochet motifs; now you need to know how to join them into a fabric. This class is all about connecting motifs with Irish Crochet netting or "filling". Learn how to prepare the finished motifs, arrange them confidently and creatively, and join them using 2 different styles of joining-1 super-easy and 1 more complicated.
Myra will explain how to construct a garment, join the front and back seamlessly and finish the edges. Her completed garments clarify the process. Bring a bunch of Irish Crochet motifs and let's make some beautiful Irish Crochet fabric!
Note: You must know how to make Irish Crochet motifs. Modern Irish Crochet I: Making Motifs will teach you what you need to know if you have no previous experience.
_Bring at least 5-6 finished Irish Crochet motifs approximately 2-4" with ends sewn in,
_25 or more 1” ball headed straight pins
_Same size thread or yarn as motifs
_ 1 & 1.5 mm steel crochet hooks for thread motifs, size B hook for yarn motifs.
_Small sharp scissors
Materials Fee: $5 for supplies