Nordic Knitting

Nordic Knitting

Join us for a fun day exploring the knitting traditions of Scandinavia and the Shetlands. Nordic knitwear is always popular and is currently a top fashion trend!
In this workshop you will learn about the history of knitting in these Northern lands and will also be taught some of the special techniques used to create its distinctive colourwork.

Working on your own Nordic project with beautiful Rowan yarn, you will find out more about the traditional skill of steeking and at the end of the workshop you will take home not only this new knowledge but also the ability and confidence to create your own Norse knit !

This workshop is suitable for those who can already knit and follow a basic pattern/experienced knitters only]?

Details

Category:
Workshop
Subject:
Knitting
Type:
Instore
Tutor: Avril Best
Contact Name: Rowan Design Consultant
Contact Phone: 01223 361292
Location:
John Lewis, 
10 Downing Street, 
Cardiff  CB2 3DS 
United Kingdom 
Thursday, 12 March, 2015 - 10:30 - 16:30