Class - Advanced Tink, Drop, Frog: Lace Edition: TBD, with Michele Description
A dropped stitch or misplaced count in a delicate lace pattern is often a cause for woe; it can be so tricky to see what has gone wrong, and how to fix it. This intensive class will teach you how to recognize and fix mistakes in lace.
Please read our class policies and cancellation information before registering.
Skill level: Advanced Beginner
Skills Required: Long tail or knitted cast on, knit and purl stitches, common increases and decreases, reading a pattern and simple chart, binding off.
Skills Learned: How to find and fix common mistakes in your lace knitting.
Homework: Students will receive an email after enrollment with instructions to create three swatches. If you don't have 3 sets of the same size needle, you can put your swatches on a stitch holder. Students should come with all swatches completed, and swatch #1 on the needles, ready to work. Students who do not complete their homework will be unable to complete the techniques covered in class.
Materials: Either bring your own or before/during class get 20% off your purchase of the following:
- Yarn: 100-150 yards worsted weight yarn (preferably wool and light-colored to make it easier to see your stitches)
- Needles: one 24" circular needle or set of straight needles in size appropriate for yarn; recommended US size #8-9
- Hook: one crochet hook US size G or H
- Notions: darning needle, locking stitch marker, stitch holder, thin contrasting yarn for lifeline, blocking mat to pin into, T-pins
- Pattern: n/a