Peaks & Valleys Colorwork Hat, Wed. 10/27, 11/3, and 11/10, 6-8pm

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In person with Mel Schofield
Cost: $50 + supplies
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Wed. 10/27, 11/3, and 11/10, 6-8pm

First stranded colorwork class! If you can knit a basic beanie in the round, you can knit this hat. Learn introductory stranded colorwork techniques, including how to read a basic colorwork chart, how to achieve an even gauge in colorwork and stockinette, how to weave in the pesky little ends, and finishing techniques that make your colorwork look its best. The hat includes a fun twisted rib brim and is finished using DPNs, so if you have been scared to try DPNs, this is an easy way to learn.

Prerequisites: All students must be comfortable knitting, purling, and knitting in the round.

Be sure to purchase your yarn and other supplies from Silk Road Textiles, online or in store! 

Supplies needed: 
   50g skein of Woolstok Worsted
   4 mini skeins Woolstok Worsted
  16" circular needles, US size 6
  16" circular needles, US size 8
  16" circular needles, US size 9
  double point needles (DPNs) US size 8
  stitch markers, at least one locking
  yarn needle
  knitting gauge
  Soak no rinse soap for hand knits
  scissors or yarn snips
  tape measure
  post-it notes
  highlighter (optional)

Classes are scheduled to be in-person, pending health regulations.  Masks and proof of vaccination are required.