Colorwork Without the Work video
Colorwork Without the Work
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Beth is a knitting teacher, designer and technical editor. Originally from New England, she now lives in San Francisco. Beth spent 20 years as a quality assurance engineer, but her interest in design and knitting led her first to adjusting knitting patterns and eventually to designing her own! You can find her articles and patterns in Creative Knitting,/i> magazine. You can... Full bio »

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In this Annie's video class, you'll learn about the world of colorwork knitting from the ground up. In this "all things stripes" class, you'll learn how to use stripes as you explore the basics with helix knitting, and then you'll dive into mosaic stripes and progress to intarsia stripes. Note: The instructor uses the Continental knitting technique throughout this class.

This class includes step-by-step instructions to make 4 exclusive class projects: Stripy Cowl & Slouchy Cap, Stripes-in-the-Making Bag and Upright Stripes Shawlette. Knitters will enjoy Beth's approach to colorwork using stripes as the main focus.

If this is your first foray into colorwork, Beth will guide you every step of the way. You'll be inspired by Beth's teaching style because she makes learning the art of color knitting fun. Once you complete this class, you'll be motivated to continue on with your exploration and all that colorwork knitting has to offer.

In this video class you'll learn how to:
  • Work stripes using the helix knitting method.
  • Use mosaic knitting for simple colorwork that uses only one color at a time!
  • Utilize intarsia to work more complex color into your knitting!
  • Use bobbins and make butterflies for working intarsia.
  • Make 4 projects that teach you all the techniques in this class.
Class includes complete instructions for making 4 exclusive patterns designed by instructor Beth Whiteside: Slouchy Cap & Stripy Cowl, Stripes-in-the-Making Bag and Upright Stripes Shawlette

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Annie's Creative Studio subscribers can enjoy unlimited access to this online class while subscribed to Annie's Creative Studio. If you'd like to have lifetime access to this class, you can purchase the online class or DVD at The Ask the Instructor, Supplies and My Notebook features available with lifetime access are not available on Annie's Creative Studio.

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