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Non-Intarsia Wave Cowl Workshop with Olga Buraya-Kefelian

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until May 18, 2019

Instructor: Olga
Event Category:

Two 2 hour sessions

Have you ever wondered if it’s possible to create intarsia without bobbins? Discover the answer when you create the Wave Cowl with designer Olga Buraya-Kefelian! This two-week workshop uses modular style colorwork, partial knitting and short-rows.

Skills needed:

Ability to knit, purl, cast on and bind off.

Skills learned:

  • crochet chain cast on
  • German short rows and partial knitting
  • weaving ends directly into your knitting
  • mattress stitch

Materials:

  • 490 yards in MC and 200 yards in CC of fingering weight yarn, preferably light or bright semi-solid colors
  • US#4 (3.5 mm) circular needle, 24-36″
  • crochet hook size E (3.5 mm) or F (3.75 mm)
  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • Copy of Wave Cowl pattern, available on Ravelry from the designer.

Homework:

Make a gauge swatch on suggested needle size or use size to obtain gauge. Gauge is 24 sts and 38 rows = 4” in Stockinette stitch worked flat, measured once washed and blocked.