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CLASS: Braid-o-rama Latvian Braids and Variations with Ann Weaver



In this workshop, participants will learn how to work Latvian braids and multiple variations using the technique:  braids with long floats, clumps of braids, multiple-color braids, dense layers of braids, and a twisted two-color cast-on. Students will leave the workshop with a host of techniques and inspiration for braiding!

Tuition:  $65.00 pre-registration required, space is limited.

Skills needed:  Knitting, purling, knitting in the round on a circular needle, basic stranded knitting (knitting with two colors per round)

Techniques Covered:  Twisted Two-color cast-on, BRAIDS!! So many BRAIDS!

Materials Needed: US #6 24" circular needle, stitch marker, worsted weight yarn in five colors, approximately 100 yards each, a copy of the Braid-o-Rama pattern (available for purchase on Ravelry)

Homework:  None!  Come with two colors of yarn wound, ready to knit--or arrive 15 to 30 minutes early and Ann will be available for color consultation during that time!