3 hour class
Colorwork Knitting in Portuguese Style - 20 June 2020
Maximum: 8 places
In this workshop students will be able to learn how to work with more than one colourat the same time and using typical Portuguese motifs (tiles, tapestries...); all aspects of working with colourswill be addressed:
- Colour theory;
-Colour dominance and how to make a motif pop out of the work;
-How to catch floats behind the work;
-How to use the Portuguese Style to maintain a constant and perfect tension.
Prerequesites: Previous experience in Stranded Colorwork preferred and in Portuguese Knitting Basics also. If the students know to work stranded knitting and they apply to my other class of Portuguese Knitting for Beginners they will be able to take th is class also.
Supplies Students Need to Bring to Class:
A range of needles between 3.5 to 4 mm/US 4 to 6 circular needles to do magic loop knitting or dpn's if preferred (sport/light dk yarn in at least 4 to 6 different and contrast colours, if possible the same brand).