Fair Isle Colour Knitting Workshop

Fair Isle Knitting
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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'.

Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

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

Maker

Bookings team at Dillington House. Somerset County Council

Venue

Dillington House
Ilminster
Somerset
TA19 9DT

Suitable for

  • Accommodation offered
  • Adults
  • Hearing impaired
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Wheelchair users

Duration

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

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