Thursday 08/02/2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 08/02/2018, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Jill Bigelow Suttell
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Color Play with Jill Bigelow Suttell
Ready for the ultimate knitting challenge? Let’s try combining stranded (Fair Isle) and Intarsia color techniques. The key is learning to work Fair Isle from the ‘wrong’ side. Class will cover: Fair Isle basics, Intarsia basics, knitting left to right, working with yarn in both hands. Also included are tips and tricks to avoid holes, minimize tangles and slip stitches.
_#4 (worsted-weight) yarn in 3 colors (at least 50 yards each)
_4.75 or 5mm/US 7 or 8 needles.
Sharp scissors, notebook, pen or pencil with an eraser, stitch markers, blunt tapestry needles (large and small), flexible tape measure, small calculator, and needles & crochet hooks of various sizes.