The Shawlshape Explanation
With Edie Eckman
Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Learn to crochet circular, semi-circular, triangular, sweetheart, and boomerang shawl shapes. Stop guessing, and start crocheting!
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Crochet a shawl shape without a lot of trial and error? It is possible!
Starting with a few rules of thumb, you’ll learn to create circular, semi-circular, triangular, sweetheart, boomerang , and other shapes. See how stitch height, yarn selection, and texture play into shaping so you can create wraps that you are proud to wear and gift.
Special skills or knowledge needed to take this class:
Must be comfortable with basic crochet stitches and understand how to keep your edges straight.
Edie will provide a link for Where to Put the First Stitch of a Crochet Row for your pre-class review.
_ Smooth, fingering-, sport-, or dk-weight yarn in a light to medium color.
_ Crochet hooks in size(s) appropriate for your yarn
_ Crochet Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator