Finishing Series (Part 2 of 2)
Friday, November 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Finishing Series provides the knitter with discussion and demonstration of various tools and techniques for finishing projects with polished, professional results; focus is on finishing seamed garments. The series is comprised of three workshops focusing on the following areas: Blocking: preparation of knitted pieces for final construction, including blocking, sizing and care of handknit fabric and fibers. Joining: covers myriad aspects of seaming, grafting, and finished openings, as well as planning the right methods for individual projects. Embellishments: discusses add-ons such as buttonholes and bands, buttons, pockets, and edgings for knitted garments as well as picking up stitches.
Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; increase/decrease; working in the round; chart reading; have knit a whole garment
Supplies to Bring:
Materials Fee (to Be Paid Directly to the Teacher):