Cross Stitch on Knits
With Alexandra Davidoff
Aug 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
The concept of embellishing a mesh knit with cross-stitch embroidery is a fun NEW way to combine the two crafts.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Learn to cross stitch on a mesh knit fabric. When a knit garment or accessory becomes the canvas for cross-stitch embroidery, it creates bold and exciting results.
• Learn how to create firm and uniform cross stitches over knits
• Learn blocking techniques applicable for this, or similar designs
• Get inspired by the presentation of multiple samples in array of fibers and colors.
Note: pre-class work is required.
Special skills or knowledge needed to take this class:
Students need to know the basics: how to cast on, knit, purl, and yarn-over.
__About 20 yards each of fingering-weight yarn in deep pink, medium pink, light pink, green, and light green
__Removable stitch markers
__Knitting Basics: Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Tape measure, Small calculator, Needles and crochet hooks of various sizes