4 weeks (includes *Pre-Class), 1 class per week, 2 hours/ class
Learn how to knit a simple lace shawl in our fun & social class! Our patient instructor will guide you through choosing colors, construction, & learning how to knit a lace pattern. Please note, this class includes a pre-class session where you will informally meet with the instructor to choose colors, correct needles, accessories, & talk through any prep. homework.
Class Project: Local Yarn Shawl by Casapinka
Learn: Shawl construction, simple lace pattern, blocking shawls with wires, reading a lace chart
Base Knitting Level: Intermediate/ Advanced Beginner
Skill Prerequisite: Unaided long tail cast-on, knit, purl, K2tog, knit front/back, pass slipped stitch over, change yarn colors
Materials Included w/ Class: Pattern
Additional Materials Required: One skein each of two colors of fingering weight yarn (100g skeins), size US 5, 32” circular needle, ring stitch markers, tapestry needle.
*Purchasing Materials (Pre-Class): The first “class” will be an informal get together lasting approx. an hour where the instructor will help you choose the correct yarn weights, needles, etc. for the class. It will allow time to get yarn wound, as well as to talk through any prep. homework that needs to be completed for the class.
Class Size: 6
Location: Wool & Company, 107A W. Main St.,
St. Charles, IL 60174
(Between ZaZa’s & McNally’s)
Please see some yarn reco’s by the class instructor