Slip Stitch & Fair Isle Colour Work - The Wool Merchant, Dartington, Devon
Slip stitch colour work is an easy way to add colourful patterns to your knitting using just one colour per row. You will learn how to work slip stitch colour work patterns and how to read slip stitch charts and written instructions.
Stranded colour work includes both traditional fair isle and traditional Scandinavian colour work. You will learn how to work with two colours at a time, how to hold two colours, how to strand the yarn, how to knit in the round using the magic loop technique and how to read a fair isle/stranded colour work chart.
During the day you'll get plenty of practice working from both slip stitch and stranded colour work stitch patterns.
All materials will be supplied. Suitable for adventurous beginners and intermediate knitters.
Time: 10am to 4pm
Venue: The Wool Merchant, Dartington Cider Press Centre, Dartington, Devon.