Class Description: Learn the popular fairisle colorwork technique on a tiny circular pullover sweater...then STEEK it! That means you will literally cut it and turn it into a cardigan! Then you can translate the techniques to any size sweater!
Instructor: Anne K.
- Saturday, September 4th from 10am to noon
- Saturday, September 11th from 11am to noon
- Saturday, September 18th from 10am to noon
Course Fee: $60 for 6 hours of instruction.
Yarn: One skein sport, DK, or worsted weight yarn for the main color, plus smaller amounts of one or more contrasting colors in the same weight.
Needles: 16" circular needle in an appropriate size for your yarn (probably between size 5 - 7)
Techniques covered: Knitting a top-down circular-yoke sweater. Stranded colorwork. Techniques for reinforcing your knitting before cutting a steek. Picking up stitches for button-bands.