Workshop – Tin Can Knits – Thursday, November 1

November 01, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. ~ November 01, 2018 - 4:30 p.m.

The Timeless Cafe and Bakery
305 Northfield Drive East
Waterloo, Ontario

Who: Alexa Ludeman – one half of Tin Can Knits 
When: Thursday, November 1, 2018 
Where: The Timeless Café and Bakery on 305 Northfield Drive East, Waterloo ON 
Time: 8:30AM-4:30PM

Cost: $70 includes an updated paper pattern, coffee, and baked goods, but not lunch. 
Lunch is available at the restaurant for around $15 and can be ordered the morning of the workshop.

How to register 
Please come to the Guild meeting on October 9 to register. Members will get priority registration until October 10, then it will be open to everyone. Registration is first come, first served, and payment is required to reserve your space.

If you are unable to attend a meeting, please contact programming@kwknittersguild.ca to register.

There is a maximum of 20 students for this event – so please register early to avoid disappointment!

What are we doing? 
Design your own colorwork yoke following our versatile recipe. You’ll also learn about choosing a colour palette, yarn dominance in fair isle, and how to knit fair isle with two hands.

Homework 
If you come with the body and sleeves of the sweater already complete, you can get knitting on your yoke design during the class, if not, no problem at all, we’ll get you started with charts and a swatch hat!

Supplies to Bring 
● Graph paper and pencil 
● Stranded colorwork stitch dictionary, such as Alice Starmore’s Book of Fair Isle Knitting, or Alterknit Stitch Dictionary, if desired (we will bring some from our library as well) 
● DK weight yarn and suitable needles in a few colours for swatching or casting on a hat