WORKSHOPS: Thurs., Oct. 17 - Sun., Oct. 20, 2024

 

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Workshop Info

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2024
Time:10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Category:Knitting
Instructor:Donna Kay
SHETLAND HAP SHAWL (4 HRS)

Shetlanders are famous for their beautiful “one piece” shawl construction. Learn a simple, modern method for knitting a traditional hap (everyday) shawl from the center out while keeping the details that make a Shetland shawl unique. We will knit a sample size in class using traditional yarns and pattern stitches and knit on a lace edging. Students will leave with instructions for a full size shawl.

The workshop includes history, construction techniques, chart reading, and blocking.

SKILL LEVEL REQUIRED:  Intermediate

PREREQUISITEShould be a proficient knitter who is able to increase, decrease, pick up and knit stitches along an edge and knit a simple lace pattern.

HOMEWORK:  N/A

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE WORKSHOP?  Email treeoflife@metrocast.net

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Materials Info

MATERIAL FEE:  A material fee of $8 will be collected by the instructor via cash or Venmo.  It includes:  folder, handouts, pattern for a full size shawl

STUDENTS MUST BRING:  1 oz of jumper weight (fingering weight) Shetland yarn, US size 7: pair of double point & a 16” circular needles, a few locking pin markers and tapestry needle.

We also suggest bringing a battery operated light should you need additional lighting.

 

 

 

Seats Remaining 10
Workshop Fee $95.00


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Other Workshops Available By Donna Kay
Workshop Name Category Date Time Fee  
BEGINNING HANDSPINDLE Spinning 10/19/2024 10:00 am - 1:00 pm 85.00 MORE INFO
LOCK SPINNING Spinning 10/18/2024 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 135.00 MORE INFO
NORWEGIAN MITTENS Knitting 10/19/2024 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm 85.00 MORE INFO
SHETLAND HAP SHAWL (4 HRS) Knitting 10/20/2024 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 95.00 MORE INFO
SPINNING FOR SOCKS Spinning 10/17/2024 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 135.00 MORE INFO

Next Fest: October 19-20, 2024