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Fairisle workshops with Jo

  • ippikin 59 The high street Much Wenlock Shropshire (map)

The long awaited fairisle workshop with Jo!

This 3 part session workshop will get you from never fairisle-ing before to a completed cushion all based on Wenlock and designed by Jo. The Wenlock Cushion is worked in the round and uses Rowan’s Felted Tweed - a wool, alpaca and viscose blend.

The workshop price includes yarn to make the cushion, a very detailed pattern and step guide and over 7 and half hours of tutoring from Jo and tea & cake to get you through!

The cost of the workshop can be paid in 4 amounts to spread the cost! 
Total amount £140

The first date is the 24th of May at 10am

The second date is the 21st of June at 10am

The third date is the 27th of September at 10am

1. Workshop one - Getting Started 
- history/designers/patterns
- following a chart
- knitting in the round
- changing colours and weaving in 

2. Workshop Two - Moving On 
- improving your techniques
- colour dominance 
- speeding up 
- individual help/support/troubleshooting

3. Workshop Three - Completing and Finishing 
- steeking 
- picking up stitches 
- finishing techniques 
- three needle cast off 

Earlier Event: May 23
Learn to crochet - Baby blanket
Later Event: May 28
Craft and Chat