Learn or review the linen stitch and then dive into some color play while we bust through some stash yarn with this simple, versatile stitch! We'll briefly discuss marling, the three-color change method, and ways to keep your project cohesive, whether it's a scarf, a shawl, or a blanket! Feel free to bring a selection of your stash for assistance in planning out a project.
Skill Level: advanced beginner; some crochet experience recommended.
Skill(s) Learned: we will focus on the linen stitch and color selection and organization, but we'll also look briefly at marling and how to carry your yarn up for the three-color change method.
Duration: 2 (two) - 3 (three) hours recommended.
Suggested Materials: stash yarn and a variety of hooks (large ones if you intend to hold multiple strands together).
Homework: please bring a 4-6" linen stitch swatch worked with your intended yarn weight if you would like help with measuring gauge to plan a specific project.
Additional Info: Teacher will bring samples to illustrate different applications of the linen stitch. Sample patterns include the Specklewerk Cowl and the Sweet Carolina Shawl.