Beginners’ Fair Isle with Janette Budge
Date:
28 September, 2019
Cost:
£50.00
Time:
14.00 - 17.00
Location:
Shetland Museum & Archives, Hay's Dock, Lerwick
Materials:
Bring needles
Tutor:
Janette Budge
Transport:
N/A

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This is a three-hour class for those new to Fair Isle or stranded knitting. We will cover ways to attach new colours, how to carry your yarn at the back (floats), achieve an even tension and tips on colour choice and patterns. Knitting with two colours in the round is optional.

The class is open to all ages. There will be 2 project options, 1 with homework and 1 without.

Details of homework will be emailed out a month before the class.

Skills: Must be able to knit and purl.

Materials: Yarn will be supplied but please bring 3.5mm or 4mm circular or 4 – 5 short DPNs suitable for double yarn knitting; scissors.