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5 Key Steps to Choosing Color for Fair Isle Knitting

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Do you find choosing colors for Fair Isle patterns challenging? If so, this is the perfect class for you! In this class Joy will teach you about the science of color – the first 3 Key Steps in successful color selection.  Then, using graph paper and color pencils, you will plan a color sequence – the 4th Key Step in creating a successful color project.  Finally, we will swatch, swatch, swatch! By the end of this class, you will have a solid understanding of how to use a basic color wheel to plan out color combinations and proportions for successful Fair Isle knitted projects. 

This class is offered in person at Blazing Needles. 

When: October 2nd from 1-4pm

Skills Learned: How to use a basic color wheel to choose a color pallet that is cohesive and allows for blending and movement through a Fair Isle Pattern. 

Required Skills: Must be confident in stranded knitting, Must be able to knit with 2 colors in one row.

Homework: No homework

Instructor: Joy Macdonell

Materials: The price of the class will include materials used in class.  

What to bring: Color Pencils, Size (2) 24” round needle and Size (3) 24” round needle, and your creativity!