Ferris Wheel Shawl Class
In this class students will go over each step of the pattern from the cast on to the short rows in the striped section and then begin a Ferris Wheel Shawl in class. Skills covered include basic short rows, creating neat edges along a striped panel, picking up stitches along the side of a garter stitch panel, and joining a strip of knitting to a row of stitches.
Level of Experience: Adventurous Beginner/Intermediate. Student should have basic knitting skills.
Skills Learned: Basic short rows, creating neat edges along a striped panel, picking up stitches along the side of a garter stitch panel, and joining a strip of knitting to a row of stitches.
Materials to Bring to Class: Two colors of fingering weight yarn or a Ferris wheel shawl kit (1 skein (440 yards) of the main (light) color and 2 skeins (880 yards) of the contrast (dark) color), circular needles in a size 6 and 7 with the longest cord that you own, and stitch markers.
Pattern is provided by the instructor.
Materials fee: None.
Cost: $30 for members ($55 for non-members which includes Guild membership through 2020)
How to Register: Sign up at the March Guild meeting or send an email to Programs@SanDiegoKnitters.com. Be sure to include your name, the name of the workshop, your email address and a telephone number. Payment is requested at time of registration. Your registration is guaranteed upon confirmation of receipt of your payment.
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** FOOD RESTRICTION REMINDER: Please observe the rules of Temple Solel, a kosher facility.
*No meat, which includes chicken, beef and pork.