Registration is closed for this event...
Wednesday 10/02/2019, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
*Knitting Color, Creativity Design
View Gwen's profile
and full STITCHES Salt Lake class list
Making the Gradient with Gwen Bortner
Gradients, fades, and transitions are different names for yarns and kits that create a similar look with a beautiful flow of colors through a fabric.
You might be surprised to find that you can create your own color transitions in your own color choices with minimal stress and maximum success. The secret is understanding a few "formulas" for combining yarns and a couple of simple guidelines for color selection. And the best news is that the knitting is easy!
Spend class time playing with color, experimenting with different colors, learning a few "no-fail" formulas, and develop your own signature fabric. No need to follow the crowd. Make your own gradient!
__Small amounts of fine-weight yarn (fingering-weight or lighter) in a variety of colors (at least 5 - more is better) to form a gradient
__Knitting needles in a variety of sizes appropriate for knitting your yarn selection as Single, Double and Triple strand (generally US #5 - US #9).