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knit design 101


  • wolseley wool 889 Westminster Avenue Winnipeg, MB, R3G 1B4 Canada (map)

with wolseley wool

where: 889 westminster avenue, winnipeg

when: may 7/14/21/28, 2019, 6:00-9:00pm

cost: $140 plus tax

more details: find your inner knitwear designer in a supportive learning atmosphere. in this 12-hour design course with ash of sunflower knit, you will choose whether to focus on designing socks or shawls in your first class. for the following three classes, you will learn basic shapes and construction, design math, why gauge swatches are important even for accessories, and where to find inspiration and how to store it for dry spells. students are expected to be comfortable with knitting basics. we will not be going over how to do specific stitches, but rather how to combine stitches and do the math to create something new. worksheets will be supplied.

skill level: intermediate

supplies: 100g fingering/sock weight yarn, 3.75mm (US 5) 60cm (32”) circular needle (shawls) or 2.25mm (US 1) sock needles, notebook, pen/pencil, and calculator

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