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With Jean Elizabeth Glass
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Add bling to your cast-on by working beads into an amazing waterfall patterned edge. It’s fun, easy, and looks fabulous!
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
There are many ways to bind-off and so many ways to add beads to the bound off edge! Beads are the perfect accent when you want to add a little sparkle.
With Natasja Hornby
Aug 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
There’s so much more to mosaic knitting than garter stitch! Explore this fun and easy technique by combining stitch patterns within the mosaic, then learn to pair mosaic knitting with other textured-stitch patterns.
With Alexandra Davidoff
The concept of embellishing a mesh knit with cross-stitch embroidery is a fun NEW way to combine the two crafts.
With Jill Bigelow-Suttell
This class will expand your knowledge of mitered squares. Explore the options: color, stitch pattern, multiple-sized squares, ways to build with the squares, and much more.
With Lily Chin
Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
If you have knit cables before and want to make, modify, or design cable patterns, even more intricate ones, this is your chance! Learn how to use Lily’s charting method to come up with your own original cable designs.
If you can do basic 2-color DK, you’re ready for the next step. Learn to work increases and decreases in your double-knit fabric: hats, mittens, and exciting patterning possibilities await!
With Laura Barker
Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
German Short Rows involve no wraps, markers, or other extras. Learn all about them: how to work them, how to fix them when the unthinkable happens, and how to substitute them in patterns that call for other methods.
With Sarah Peasley
Aug 6, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Be the boss of those sock toes, one grafted stitch at a time!
With Harry Wells
Knitting in the stitch below can create stitch patterns with textural or color interest—or both. We’ll learn the K1 Below technique on a two-color check pattern, overview other textures, and then move on to the more complex Hexagon stitch.
With Barry Klein
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT & Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
From setting up your cast-on and creating the top yoke to armhole split and traveling to the hem you’ll creating a small top-down sweater and practice the elements for creating an adult version for yourself.
With Amy Snell
Learn to control long floats in your stranded knitting without losing the flexibility of the knit fabric.
Aug 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Add a little texture and color to your knits with Latvian braids!
With Lorilee Beltman
Aug 6, 1:00-3:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Not dpn’s. Not two circ’s. Learn to use just one circular needle of a comfortable length to create any knitting in the round—from the closed-start at the toe of a toe-up sock to the open-start at the brim of a hat, and everything in between. It’s magic!
With André de Castro
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm & Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
If you love knitting lace and are ready to take the next step, let André show you how to adapt and modify lace stitches.
Aug 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
The concept of Log Cabin knitting is straightforward—the only trick is that you build your piece out from the center in all four directions. Because the knitting process is modular, each section offers an opportunity to create. Learn best practices and build it simple, or build it complex.
Learn to read your knitting and become a more confident, informed knitter.
Learn to photograph yarn, knits, and people so they look their best. Explore lighting, composition, editing, and finding your own style—Natasja shares techniques and tips.
Aug 6, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Even if you have never knit before, you can get started with the basics of the Portuguese style of knitting. If you already knit, you’ll want to give this method a try: the movements are minimal and you will find it even easier to purl than to knit!
Have you ever taken the time to LOOK at your knitting? I mean to REALLY look at your knitting? What are you waiting for? Let’s take a peek together!
Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm & Aug 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Are you avoiding patterns that feature set-in sleeves? Does the thought of sewing a sleeve into an armhole fill you with dread?
Aug 6, 4:00-6:00pm CDT & Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Short rows are a valuable design tool for knitters. We will examine and work on different short-row variations and learn how to apply them in various garment-shaping situations.
Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm & Aug 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Play with I-cord, incorporated I-cord edge, mitered-square knitting, and color play—all while making this very useful little item.
With Phyllis Bell Miller
Aug 6, 1:00-3:00pm & Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Buttons are the perfect closure for knits. Where to place them and how to size buttonholes and bands to accommodate can seem like a mystery; but once you learn how to make them, it will be a joy to arrive at this part of the garment construction.