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YARN CAMP: Technique Toolbox with Deb Cech

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Technique Toolbox:  a skill-building workshop

Does disaster strike when you drop a stitch? Do “paired increases” sound like a dating website to you? Do you panic when picking up stitches? Are you perpetually knitting in the round to avoid sewing a seam?  If you’ve answered “yes”, then it’s time to fill your technique toolbox in this full-day skill building workshop.

In this workshop you’ll learn how to…

·       Un-do common knitting mistakes without “tinking”

·       Work paired increases and decreases to enhance the finished look of a garment

·       Pick-up stitches along straight and curved edges

·       Sew “seamless-looking” side and shoulder seams

·       Weave in ends so they stay put


Skill Level: Advanced Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
Skills Required:   Basic knitting skills including knitting, purling, increasing and decreasing
Class Requirements:  Pick-up or arrange delivery of your kit and complete homework in advance of meeting on Saturday, August 18th. 
Tuition:  $85.00
Tuition includes lunch at the Kling House and a Technique Toolbox Kit!  The kit includes two 50g skeins of worsted weight yarn, locking stitch markers, a repair hook and darning needles.  You will also need a pair of US #7 or 8 needles.

Register HERE.

Class size is limited.  Preregistration is required.  Payment required at time of registration.  (717) 768-8007.
Materials for Free Workshops at LYS must be purchased at LYS.