Mosaic Knitting with Ann Weaver (OCT 12)
OCT. 12 (THURS. 1 PM–4 PM)
Expand your color-knitting skills and learn how to knit two-color patterns using slipped-stitch techniques. Ann Weaver’s energetic teaching style will keep you joyfully humming through complex patterns and textures using only one color per round! This is also known as mosaic knitting. In this workshop, you’ll begin a cowl that uses slipped-stitch patterns, moving from basic to moderately complex. Working simple to moderate mosaic patterns from written directions and charts.
Skill Level: Advanced beginner. Students must be able to knit in the round on a circular needle. Please see below for a complete list of supplies needed for this class.
Two colors of worsted-weight yarn, 200 yards each
Size 7 24-inch circular needle
A copy of the pattern Mosaic Cowl (available for purchase online through Ravelry for $5)
Homework: Using the color you’d like as the bottom border of your cowl, cast on 124 stitches. Join to work in the round and place marker to indicate beginning of round. [Knit 1 round, purl 1 round] 3 times. You’re ready to start mosaic knitting!