Top Down Shawl Workshop

Tickets at $110.00

September 30, 2017 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Hastings Room 1

Stephen West uses his popular shawl designs to talk about shape, construction, and drape. Students will knit a small triangular swatch while topics such as cast ons, increases, bind offs, and blocking are discussed. You will also learn some of Stephen’s favorite tips and tricks!
You will play with some shaping techniques in the first half of class and start a new project of your choice in the second half of class. Bring a Westknits pattern or choose something from the Westknits Bestknits book to cast on.

If you already have colors chosen, please wind your yarn in advance.

  • Requirements: You should be able to cast on, bind off, knit and purl.Materials required to bring:
    practice yarn and needles of choice for a swatch for playing with increases and shawl shaping.

Homework: none