August 16, 2017 –
Spectra is a simple, lightweight scarf featuring two colors of fingering weight yarns & is a sure shot to prove your handmade gift-giving skills for the Holidays. Start now on this short-row shaping creates a dramatically curved edge that coils and playfully drapes. The intarsia technique entwines two strands of yarn, creating a seamless wedge that resembles a rainbow or color wheel! Craft Savant Mary Herbert is teaching this 2-session class offered 1 to 3 pm Wednesday, Aug. 9 & 16.
All materials can be purchased at The Flying Needles for 10% off after you have registered. The class is limited to 6 people. Register for this class by stopping by or calling us at (757) 345-3655.
Class Level: Intermediate
Skills required: You must be able to cast on, knit, purl & bind off
What you will learn: How to carry 2 different yarns, basic intarsia
Materials: 1 skein of each, Noro Silk Garden Sock & Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light, size 5 circular needles 24” length or longer if you prefer
Pattern: Spectra by Stephen West, $6.00 Ravelry pattern not included in class price, either download or purchase through us prior to the class - we are happy to assist you!