lace knitting

Introduction to Lace Knitting using traditional Shetland yarn

Saturday 14th April

Tutor: Ruth Lowther

Venue: Sheepish 1 Market Steps, Bishop’s Castle. 01588 630421

Course fee is£47 which includes 3 balls of Jamieson’s Spindrift yarn, stitch markers and pattern and light refreshments. Students will need to bring (or buy on the day with a 10% discount), 4.5mm straight needles and 4.5 60cms long circular needles. Please also bring a packed lunch.

There will be a choice of two projects offered. Students will learn how to read from a chart, how to ‘read’ their knitting, when to use stitch markers and ‘lifelines’ as well as learning different techniques for casting on and off and blocking the finished result. (demo)