Great Divide Scarf • Saturday, 11/18

$34.00

Saturday, November 18th
2:00pm – 4:00pm

A lovely striped bandana shawl with a little added texture.

3 in stock

Description

Saturday, November 18th from 2:00 – 4:00 pm

A lovely striped bandana shawl with a little added texture. Knit with dk weight, but easily adaptable to suit other weights. Use 2 or 3 colors.

Time:  One 2-hour class

Level 3 Alpine: starting to climb, confident in knitting and purling and finished a few projects

Skills you need:

  • Comfortable with knitting and purling
  • Can follow a written pattern (not charted)
  • Know how to bind off
  • Have completed several projects

Skills you will learn:

  • Making eyelets using yarn overs
  • Making stripes with 2 colors
  • Increases using ’make 1’ technique
  • Passing slipped stitch over other stitches

Materials:

  • 2 skeins of DK or Sport weight yarn with at least 250 yards per color (Note: if you would like to make the garter edge in a 3rd color, you will need 100 yards of the same weight yarn). Our sample is made with Copper Corgi Ogeechee Sport.
  • Size 7 needles for Sport weight yarn or size 8 for DK weight in 32” or longer circular.
  • 2 stitch markers
  • Yarn needle to weave in ends
  • Purchase pattern Great Divide Shawl by Michele Brown (you can come to the shop to purchase the pattern through Ravelry in-store purchasing and have your pattern included in the class supply discount. We will print it for you too.)

Susan Johnson has been knitting since she was a teenager.  She is always looking for projects where a new skill or technique is learned.  In her day job she provides training for a software company.  Teaching knitting classes allows her to combine her training experience with her love of knitting. She is a huge Ravelry fan, where you can find her as SusanJ.