Saturday 02/22/2020, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 02/22/2020, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Exploring Marls and Colorwork: A Hands-on Workshop with Cecelia Campochiaro
Learn how to design and make beautiful and complex marled fabrics with fine yarns. Cecelia will discuss choosing yarn and colors for successful pieces as you swatch for both color and hand. Building on the basic concepts, you will learn how to determine the right gauge for a marl fabric, how to work with many colors, and how to create pleasing marl sequences.
From basic concepts through marl-making logistics to successful projects, Cecelia will give you yet another way to enjoy knitting with fine yarns!
__Yarn will be provided
__A range of knitting needles in different sizes from 3 mm to 5 mm (US 2.5 - US 8)
__A pen or pencil for note taking
__Optional: students are welcome to bring their own fine-gauge lace or fingering yarns in an assortment of colors.
__Knitting Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator,