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ORENBURG LACE with Piecework Designer Alla Postelnik

July 16, 2017 2pm - 4pm

Orenburg lace has an ethereal quality like no other lace. This class is for advanced knitters who are comfortable in their basic skills. You will learn the ins and outs of knitting tradition Orenburg Lace including the techniques for knitting the center and border of this classic shawl all together and emerge confident in your skills to knit any Orenburg lace pattern.

Skills needed: This is an advanced level class. You should be able to cast-on using long tail cast-on method, knit, yarn over and knit 2 stitches together as well as wrap and turn.

Materials: Light color lace weight yarn (Juniper Findley or Debbie Bliss Rialto Lace are perfect for this), needles size 2 or 3, 2 different colored stitch markers, pen or pencil for taking notes

Each student must complete homework before the start of class as we will dive straight into the construction in class.

Fee: $50