With Connie Peng
Nov 13, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00pm CST,
Nov 14, 2:00-4:00pm CST
Learn basic cable stitches and colorwork stitches as you make stand-alone Holiday Tree decorations for your home.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Holiday season is coming! Make trees in your choice of colors to celebrate yours. We will knit simple, yet decorative, cone-shaped trees based on the Holiday Trees pattern. With the projects as our goal, we will learn and explore basic cables and colorwork stitches. Tips and how-tos will be introduced in the class, including how to make a paper tree form — no styrofoam necessary!
Special skills or knowledge needed to take this workshop:
Must know how to work SSK and k2tog decreases. Experience knitting in the round is useful but not required.
• 3 colors of worsted-weight yarn, at least 90 yards each
• Needles for the yarn to work small circumferences in the round in your preferred method: 32″ or longer circular for Magic Loop, 2 circulars, or 4–5 dpns
• Cable needle
• Knitting Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator, Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes