Class Name: New! Advanced Techniques Series – Celtic Cables – Woodwrae Cowl by Lucy Hague
Class Date: Thursdays April 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th
Class Hours: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Instructor: Terry King
Class Cost: $70.00
Skill Level: Intermediate and above
Class Description: NEW Advanced Techniques classes for more experienced knitters. This one hour class will feature techniques that will increase your skills. This first series will be knitting Celtic Cables. Terry particularly loves Lucy Hague’s unique work so will be featuring her patterns. We will start with this cowl and move on to Illuminated Celtic Cables in future series if there is interest.
Of the Woodwrae Cowl Lucy says:
“Key patterns (angular spirals) are a prominent feature in Pictish and Celtic art. This cowl features an all-over repeating key pattern, ideal as an introduction to Celtic-style cable knitting.” To see more of Lucy’s work do visit her site https://www.lucyhague.co.uk/.
Pattern: Woodwrae Cowl by Lucy Hague
380 yds Sportweight or light DK weight yarn that will give good stitch definition. Suggested yarns: solids to nearly solids of the following would be best: Malabrigo Arroyo, Brew City DK weight, Hedgehog DK weight, or Arkaik Fibre DK.
1 stitch marker
Skills you should have: You should know how to work standard cables.
Skills you will learn: With this project you can learn provisional cast on, how to work Celtic cables, and i-cord bindoff.
Homework: Please have some of your yarn wound (if needed) before class.
Date: April 04, 2019
Start time: 04:00 p.m.
End time: 05:00 p.m.
Venue: Yarn Refuge
Directions: 3368 Lakeside Ct. Reno, NV Next to Swill Coffee & Wine