2 weeks, 1 class per week, 2 hours/ class
Color work is gorgeous, but can be intimidating to learn. Now is the time to give it a try in our relaxing class that will walk you through how to knit stranded color work one step at a time. You will learn about the origin of color work, how to choose colors, as well as yarn management.
Class Project: Lumberjill Cowl by Laura Keiken
Learn: How to read a color chart, choosing colors, stranded knitting with both hands
Base Knitting Level: Advanced Beginner/ Intermediate
Skill Prerequisite: Unaided cast-on, knit, purl, use of double point needles, knit in the round
Materials Included w/ Class: Pattern
Additional Materials Required: Two skeins worsted weight yarn (100g each) in high contrast colors, size US 6 & 7, 24” circular needle, stitch marker, tapestry needle
Pre-class Homework: With US 6 needle, cast-on 140 using long tail cast-on, join in round, being careful not to twist. Knit 8 rounds of K2, P2 rib.
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