Sewing Room Floor – Spinning and Upcycling Fabric, Beads and Trimmings
Spinning & Spiral plyed Yarn
Knitting with Textured Yarns and
Knitting Texture with Traditional Yarns
Level AnyMinimum No. of Participants 1–3Maximum No. of Participants 15–20Duration 3 hoursLearning Outcomes Participants will learn:• Methods to incorporate bulky and textured yarns without strangling the yarn.• Design balance and placement.• How to work with yarns that are thick and very thin.• How to add trims with different methods.At the conclusion of the workshop, the participants would expect to take away samples of creative knitting.Materials Required by Participants A range of knitting needles and crochet hooks 4-7mm, circular needles size 4.5/6mm and DK.A range of yarn, old balls are perfect, approx. 100 grams, stitch markers, scissors, darning needle, 2 stitch holders (optional).Materials Provided by Tutor Range of knitting needles and crochet hooks, textured/art yarns, yarns.Materials Fee To be advised.Advance Preparation Cast on 20 stitches in approx DK/10 ply on size 4.5–6mm needles and knit 5–10 rows. Place on stitch holder. Please do two pieces like this.Classroom Facilities Display table ; tables with enough space per person as needed for writing; chairs.This is a creative knitting workshop. You will need to be able to cast on, perform garter stitch and stocking stitch. I started designing this class to incorporate textured yarns into knitted garments and discovered that textured knit.