Loveland, CO

Embellished Knitting
Instructor: Charles Gandy
Friday, May 1, 2020
1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Hands on Workshop
Embassy Suites Loveland
Pre-Registration Closed
Pricing Information
Price: $125.00
Here’s a chance to learn numerous ways to enhance your knitted creations thru applied embellishments. From frilly ruffles to bobbles to twists and ripples, I-Cords, special “finger” cords and even beading, we will explore, thru a hands-on sampler, how these techniques can make your projects unique and knitted with personality! In this workshop we will discuss three-needle bind offs and attachments, ripples, ruffles, bobbles, twists and a special technique for knitting in I-cords, as well as a very unusual finger cords and more!

  • Student Maximum: 26
  • Skill Level and Technique: Knitting, Beginner
  • Prerequisite: Participant should have basic knitting skill, purl, CO, BO, K2tog
  • Homework: 1: On double points using contrasting yarn, CO 5 stitches and work for 10 rows in GARTER STITCH (knit every row). Do NOT BO...but break yarn leaving a 6-8” tail. <br />
    2: On another double point needle using contrasting yarn, CO 5 stitches and work for 10 rows in STOCKINETTE STITCH (knit one row, purl one row). Do NOT BO…but break yarn leaving a 6-8” tail. <br />
    3: On the circular needle, using the main yarn, CO 20 stitches and work 6 rows in Stockinette st (Knit 1 row, purl 1 row) Do NOT Bind off.
  • Supply List: Minimum 50 yds of solid, neutral worsted weight yarn. Minimum 25 yds of contrasting color yarn (multi-color is fine), 1 set of double-pointed needles (size 6, 7, or 8), 1 crochet needle (size F or G), tapestry needle, scissors, tape measure, row counter, stitch markers, notebook, sketchpad and pencils.
  • Kit: $3.00 kit fee payable to instructor. Kit includes printed materials.
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