Shawl Design Bootcamp (Saturday, 14 Mar, 2020)


Skill Level: Intermediate
Date: Saturday, 14 Mar, 10:30am – 3:30 pm (1 session with lunch break , 4 hours total)
Instructor: Robbie Laughlin
Cost: $48 + HST

With so many options for shawls these days, it can be difficult to choose one to cast on. But what if you could make something truly unique and all your own? With this class, you’ll learn to work shawls without a pattern by designing your own. Robbie will walk you through the most common shapes, showing you how to shape them, add texture, and make them your own.

Techniques covered

  • Garter tab cast-on
  • Shawl shaping techniques
  • Use of Stitch patterns
  • Charting

Prerequisites

This class is for intermediate knitters.  You must know how to knit, purl, increase and decrease.

Materials

  • 100g of fingering weight yarn in a light colour
  • 4mm 24″ circular needles
  • 12 stitch markers

Homework

There is no homework required to prepare for this class.