Knitting Workshop with Chrissie Day
Name of Course: Double Knitting for Beginners
Course Instructor: Chrissie Day www.chrissieday.co.uk
Course Date: Thursday, 12th October 2017
Duration of Course: 10.00AM – 1.00PM
Course aimed at what level? ALL LEVELS
Course Cost: £25.00 (includes yarn, needles, and patterns)
Maximum number per Class: Twelve
DESCRIPTION OF COURSE
Join us at Karelia House for this great, 3-hour workshop with the very talented Fibre Artist, Chrissie Day. With Chrissie’s expert instruction, you will learn the fantastic technique of Double Knitting. By the end of the workshop, not only will you have great new skills, you will leave with a purse and pattern!
Double Knitting is technique that enables the knitter to produce two layers of knitting in one piece. The technique can produce tubes, self-lined accessories, and garments. There will be lots of techniques to learn regarding casting-on, casting-off, shaping simultaneous sides together and edge work.
In the course, Chrissie will cover the double-knit ribbing which shows both colours on either sides in ribbing and the special yarn placements needed to achieve this.
There are special colour cast-ons to learn as well as edge stitches and reversing the design in the chose colours.
You will learn how to hold the wools and the working principles of hidden stranding.
It is not just a technique to give opposite colours on two sides, there are techniques to learn to produce layers, pockets, cuffs, two types of stitch design garment edging and the latest designs in dissimilar sides double knitting.
Karelia House will provide all you need for the course so all you need to bring is yourself!
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