Be Inspired Fibres - Classes and Workshops

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September, 2017
24 Sun 10:30am - 1pm Learn to Knit Fair Isle in the Round
October
29 Sun 10:30am - 1pm Learn to Crochet - Beginner
    2pm - 4:30pm Learn to Crochet - Introduction to Granny Squares and other Motifs
November
19 Sun 10:30am - 1pm Learn to Knit Fair Isle in the Round
    2pm - 4:30pm Steeking and Finishing your Fair Isle Knitting
December
3 Sun 10:30am - 1pm Learn to Crochet - Beginner
    2pm - 4:30pm Professional Finishing Techniques for your Handknits
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Learn to Knit Fair Isle in the Round

Sunday, 24 Sep 2017 10:30am - 1pm

  • 3 spaces available.

Half Day Intro Workshop with Carol Meldrum, Knitwear Designer, Tutor and Author

suitable for those who can knit and purl with ease

*Learn to cast on using double pointed needles or long circular needles (magic loop) for a pair of fingerless mitts

*Read a colour chart and follow a written pattern

*Practice knitting with 2 colours at the same time, using various techniques to get even gauge

About your tutor: "Carol Meldrum" is a textile designer, workshop tutor and author of many popular knitting and crochet titles. She is also the creative force behind the fashion accessories label "beatknit".

Since graduating from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art in Dundee, she has worked within the textile industry as a designer for many High Street fashion outlets as well as internationally renowned hand knit label Rowan.