Fiona’s latest technique fascination is with creating openwork by means of dropped stitches. In this workshop you will learn how to add them to your projects, how to have them meander and work around shaping and then go on to look at adding hand embroidery to the panels.
Workshop length: 3 hours
Intermediate and beyond
Using a smooth DK weight yarn and appropriate needles, cast on 32 sts.
Work 2 rows in seed st, then work 1-2 inches in stockinette.
Leave the piece on the needles for class with the ball of yarn attached.
Materials to Bring to Class:
Piece worked for homework, the remains of the same ball of yarn & needles, 2-4 stitch markers, blunt ended sewing needle. Usual tool kits, pencil & paper.