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Saturday, October 21 • 10:00am - 5:00pm
How To Select Color Palettes for Knitting and Other Fiber Arts LIMITED

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Choosing colors that will go together well in knitting or for any purpose can be confusing or even scary if you don’t have that in-born color sense.  This class will give the students a set of formulas that are easy to follow to build a color palette.  All they have to do is choose ONE color they like and build on it. Students will walk into a life-size color wheel filled with Brown Sheep yarn in 80 beautiful colors to make their swatches.   

Most Appropriate skill level:  Beginner to advanced   

What skills or knowledge do students need to take this class?
  Students should know how to knit.  Beginners can do Garter Stitch others can do a slip stitch or Fair Isle. Crocheters can do single or double crochet, weavers and non knitters can use wrapping on cardboard.   

What will you talk about and/or demonstrate & what will students do?
  Students will choose 3 – 7 colors and work at least 3 samples with their chosen colors.   

Instructor provides:  book How to Select Color Palettes,  5” color wheel, yarn required to knit samples, patterns.   

Students bring:
  # 5 double pointed or circular knitting needles, or D crochet hook, tapestry needle, at least 3 large stitch holders, sharp scissors, Baggies, and (optional) battery powered task lighting.

Homework:  None


Nancy can be emailed with questions -  nancy@nancy-shroyer.com

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Nancy Shroyer

Nancy Shroyer knits, spins, weaves, dyes, designs, teaches, and invents in Cary, NC. As the founder and President of Nancy’s Knit Knacks LLC, Nancy, along with a select team, designs and develops a line of tools and winding equipment for yarn shops, fiber artists and producers. Nancy personally invented 15+ tools for knitters and... Read More →



Saturday October 21, 2017 10:00am - 5:00pm
Bld D

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