In-person course
in Ilminster

Fair Isle Colour Knitting Workshop

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Description

Master the technique of Fair Isle knitting. Learn how to read from a chart, practice stranding and weaving in yarns when using more than one colour, whilst maintaining perfect tension. Put your newfound knowledge to the test by creating a knitted swatch. Pick up tips for finishing and useful information when planning a project. If you can knit and purl this workshop will enable you to venture into this wonderful traditional method with confidence. Suitable for those who can knit and purl. Tutor Information Tracy Chapman was born in Hampshire and spent her younger years by the sea. She moved to London to study and spent a few very happy and interesting years working for Rowan Yarns in retail management. She also instructed at the sewing school in Liberty for them. It was during that time that she started her designing in earnest! Tracy runs many knitting workshops and courses ranging from beginner to City and Guilds Level II. Tracy has also published a book 'Toys to knit'.

What's included in the price?

Includes tuition, all materials, three course hot/cold buffet lunch, refreshments.

Duration

1 day (9:00am to 4:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Non-refundable - Refunds are not available

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Venue

Dillington House, , Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 9DT

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Parking provided
  • Accommodation offered
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Intermediate level
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