Fair Isle Colour Knitting Workshop

Crafts

Knittting

Day course

Tracy Chapman

14 April 2022

£69 includes materials

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Description

Master the technique of Fair Isle knitting. Learn how read from a chart, practice stranding and weaving in yarns when using more than one colour, whilst maintaining perfect tension. Put your new-found knowledge to the test by creating a knitted swatch. Pick up tips for finishing and useful information when planning a project.

If you can knit and purl this workshop will enable you to venture into this wonderful traditional method with confidence.

Suitable for those who can knit and purl.

Tutor information

Tracy Chapman was born in Hampshire and spent her younger years by the sea. She moved to London to study and spent a few very happy and interesting years working for Rowan Yarns in retail management. She also instructed at the sewing school in Liberty for them. It was during that time that she started her designing in earnest!

Tracy runs many knitting workshops and courses ranging from beginner to City and Guilds Level II.

Tracy has also published a book ‘Toys to knit’.

Covid information

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

Dillington House is following Government guidelines and adhering to new guidance including local or national lockdowns.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled. Individuals who are affected by local lockdowns will be able to transfer to an alternative course. All other terms and conditions apply.