Name
Knitwear Pattern Writing, from Yarn to Finishing (NEW & EXCLUSIVE!)
Date & Time
Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Session Type:
3-Hour Class
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Teacher:
Deborah Newton
Category
Tips & Techniques
Class Details:
Professional designer and technical knitwear expert Deborah Newton presents a class that will prepare you to write patterns for the knitting projects you hope to sell either through self-publishing or a publication. Deborah takes you through the whole process of writing a pattern: * How to create a format that works for your project * How to write a clear pattern that is easy to read * Understanding sizing increments * How to prepare charts for pattern stitches * How to clarify row-by-row pattern instructions * How to present schematic drawings * How to clearly present finishing techniques Technique Requirements: Have knit a whole garment; have knit accessories; increasing and decreasing; chart reading
Homework:
None
Supplies for Class:
If possible, a project of your own, with your paperwork for that design. Graph paper, ruler, eraser and pencil. A few colored pencils: red, green, blue; or other colors that contrast.
Day
Saturday