Duplicate Stitch Your Personalized Artwork, Crest, or Monogram
About Duplicate Stitch Your Personalized Artwork, Crest, or Monogram with Laura Barker
Ever wanted to embellish your knitting with a monogram or crest, or perhaps your child’s artwork? Learn the art of duplicate stitch in the class. And, bring a picture, and using specially created tracing paper, convert your picture to a guide to duplicate stitch your custom design to your knitting.
This Fiber Arts Seminar is offered as part of the 2021 Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival and is limited to 20 students.
Class Materials Needed
Small amount of worsted yarn in a contrasting color to swatch, tapestry needle, small scissors. Picture to convert: Max 7.5 x 7.5" for a picture about 40 sts wide x 52 rows high, or a proportionally smaller picture for a smaller stockinette base. Erasable colored pencils in all colors of the artwork. Tape.
Knit a small swatch of stockinette in worsted yarn, 15 sts x 20 rows. If you wish to use the project as a coaster, cast-on 21 sts and add 4 rows of seed stitch to top and bottom, and 3 sts of seed stitch to each edge with the stockinette panel in the middle.
Suitable for all
Single session on Wednesday, April 28, at 10 am ET | 7 am PT | 15:00 UTC.
Enrolled students receive 30-day access to the video recordings of the class.
Laura is a life-long knitter and former engineer and math teacher. She enjoys combining all the best of her experience in her favorite career, knitting design and education. Her designs feature innovative construction with clear instruction. She is the author of Mitered Entrelac, Knitting Entrelac Around the Corner, and has published patterns in Knitter's Magazine, Knitty, Knit Edge Magazine and on Ravelry. She was an instructor at a DC LYS and has taught for Stitches Events and various retreats. Her work may also be found on Ravelry, Instagram and Facebook as Cathedral Knits. She was founding VP of the Capitol Hill Knitting Guild.
How It Works
Register and enroll above. Enrollment is not complete until payment is made on the next page, by credit card or Paypal via our secure platform. Enrolled students will receive an immediate email confirmation of enrollment, and on the day before the seminar, a reminder with Zoom link to join the class via email. Students will also be able to join the Zoom sessions from their Lessonface dashboard. Students can connect to Zoom using a tablet or computer with reliable internet. To actively participate online students also need a webcam with microphone. The class is covered by the Lessonface Guarantee.