January 6th and 7th
Friday, Jan 6th 10:00 - 12:00
Lecture - Designing Cables - how one idea leads to the next.
From simple substitutions to logical transformations and expansions to drawing with cables, Norah delves into her process of making up new cable patterns. Copiously illustrated with photos by Jared Flood taken from her new book Norah Gaughan's Knitted Cable Sourcebook. The 1 hour lecture will be followed by a "Try On " trunk show with several sizes.
Friday, January 6th 1:00 - 4:00
Workshop: Knitting 2 Sided Cables
In this afternoon session you will learn to knit 2 different types of 2 sided cables. The first looks great on both sides because it is built of ribbing and the second has a different cable on each side!
Skill Level: Intermediate Knitting from a chart is a necessity in this class but you can learn as you go.
Saturday, January 7th 9:30 - 12:30
Workshop: Design Your Own Semi Circle Vest
Norah's easy plug and play template will allow you to design your own flattering and fashionable vest. Worked in one piece, pattern stitches are added in between rounds or decreases. You can make your own vest as elaborate or simple as you like. Even a beginner can be a designer. As an added bonus, the vest can be worn two ways.
All skill levels appropriate
Saturday, January 7th 1:30 - 4:30
Workshop: Creative Design
Explore Norah's take on the artistic side of designing, from inspiration to stitches, swatches and sketches. After an overview of the design process and Norah's creative philosophy, the class will divide in several teams to work on the planning of mini collections.
Skill Level: Ability to knit and purl, and a curiosity about knitwear design.
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