Name
Shetland Lace Basics
Date
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Session Type:
2-Hour Class
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Teacher:
Laura Nelkin
Category
Knitting, Lace, World Traditions
Class Details:

What is Shetland Lace? How does it differ from other lace styles? What are the tips and tricks you need to know to work it successfully? Laura will cover some history of Shetland Lace and then delve into techniques to help you knit it successfully. The class will cover basic increases and decreases, walk you through chart reading, and get you on your way to becoming a more advanced lace knitter! Skills gained in this class will translate over to many patterns that use lace stitches.

Technique Requirements: beginner lace

Homework:

None

Supplies for Class:

Approx. 30 yards fingering or sport-weight yarn; US size 5 or 6 (3.75 or 4mm) needles; Stitch markers.