Patterns, Charts, Yarn substitution, Ease, Huh?
Instructor: Winn Archambeau-Muñoz
Thursday, November 7th; 1:00pm-4:30pm
Want to make something beyond a potholder or knit-to-the-end of the skein scarf? This class covers the basics of interpreting patterns and the information that we find in them. We will explain and reveal such pattern information as – pattern gauge, ball band gauge, yarn substitution, and ease. Want to try a lace pattern? We will learn how to read charts. For those who are interested, bring your tablets for a special Knit Companion (a free app) tutorial. Leave ready to understand and try new patterns with confidence.
Level: knitters must be able to knit, purl, and cast on.
Materials: 2 skeins worsted weight smooth yarn – preferably very different colors, Size US 7 or 8 needle, basic knitting supplies, crochet hook several sizes, very sharp scissors. Tablet if desired.
Note: 10% off materials and supplies