Knitting a Shetland Hap Shawl - Karie Westermann
Shetland lace sounds daunting, but in this workshop will teach you how apply this technique to make a hap shawl. Together we will explore the different techniques you use in a hap shawl: picking up stitches, reading & understanding a Shetland lace chart, and how to knit an applied edge. We’ll talk Shetland lace traditions and how best to ‘hack’ a lace shawl.
Time: Sunday 10:00—12:00
Class Size: 20
Price: Kr. 400,-
Bring: 25-50g of 4ply/sock yarn at least 50% wool, 4mm circular needles 60 or 80cm long, 5 stitch markers.
About the instructor:
Karie Westermann is a Danish/Scottish knitwear designer who does things with wool and words. Her work combines her twin loves of storytelling and craft. Karie has just finished This Thing of Paper - a knitting book about books, knitting, and the world in which we live.