Knitting - Colourwork Techniques

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Are you a keen knitter but want to learn more techniques? This two part workshop shows you all the techniques of working in colour to better your knitting skills even further. 

What You’ll Learn

 

How to choose great contrast colours

 

 Colour dominance and why it matters

 

How to hold your needles and knit with two colours

 

How to follow a stranded colourwork chart

 

How to knit a stranded colourwork swatch

 

Tips and tricks for an even tension

 

Advice on suitable patterns to continue and advance your colourwork knitting

 

Skills required 

 

You should be comfortable with casting on, knit and purl stitches and knitting in the round. If you prefer to use circular needles, experience of magic loop will be needed also, as we will be knitting small circumference swatches.

 

What you will need

 

You will need to bring DK weight yarn in at least three colours and 4mm needles for working in the round, DPNs or Circular needles (depending on your preference).

 

 

Duration 

4 hours 

 

Tutor 

Zara Dillon