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Shawl Shapes 201 (v) - Kate Atherley - April 21
This class is VIRTUAL via Zoom.
Shawl Shapes with Kate Atherley
Date: April 21
Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm Central Time
Location: The comfort of your own location as this class is held via zoom
Instructor: Kate Atherley
A deeper dive into shawl design and customization. We'll talk about more shapes, and a variety of ways to adjust them. We’ll discuss the effects of changing the placement of increases and decreases, the use of short rows for changing the look, shape and direction; we'll review how different fabrics can affect the finished project. Students leave with a set of pattern templates and tools to start getting creative.
•Light colored worsted or DK weight yarn
•US 6-8 needles
Prerequisites: Have made a few shawls