Fair Isle Yokes: an Introduction

Ref: AL40

Suitable for anyone with basic knitting skills. The ability to knit with 2 colours in the round would be advantageous. You will learn about knitting Fair Isle yokes by studying examples and practice knitting a section of yoke to learn about shaping. Bring: one single colour piece of knitting (50 stitches x 6 rows of K1, P1 rib in jumper weight yarn on 3mm needles – do not cast off the stitches); 3 or 4 double pointed needles or 1 circular needle; small amounts of jumper weight yarn in 4 or 5 colours; scissors; blunt needle; camera; notebook and pen; and a packed lunch.

Tutor: Hazel Tindall
Venue: Islesburgh Community Centre
Duration / Dates: 1 day: Saturday 28 October 2017
Times: 11am - 4pm
Cost: £19.50 / £9.75c
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Day Classes
  • The Scotish Goverment
  • Shetland Island Council
  • Learn Direct Scotland