About Mix-It-Up Miters with Edie Eckman
This class comes with a warning: knitting mitered squares is addictive. While it can be calming and repetitive, it can also be endless fascinating for knitters of all skill levels, and it’s a perfect way to use up odd balls. Learn techniques for basic types of mitered squares and rectangles, then move on to incorporating stitch patterns and colorwork into your shapes. We’ll explore ways to seamlessly arrange your modules into finished garments, accessories, and home décor. You’ll be captivated. But don’t say you haven’t been warned!
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
3-4 colors of smooth worsted weight yarn (no black), needles in appropriate sizes for yarn.
With worsted weight yarn and appropriately sized needles, long-tail cast-on 25 sts. Place marker in center st. Row 1 and all WS rows: Knit. Row 2: Knit to 1 st before marked st, k3tog, knit to end. Rep Rows 1 and 2 until 3 sts remain, ending with a WS row. Last row: K3tog. Fasten off.
Single session on Wednesday, April 28, at 7 pm ET | 4 pm PT | 23:00 UTC.
Enrolled students receive 30-day access to the video recordings of the class.
Edie Eckman is a designer, author and teacher who loves both knitting and crochet. Her comfortable and encouraging teaching style empowers students to gain the skills they need to confidently and enthusiastically take on any crochet or knitting challenge. She is the author of a number of best-selling crochet and knitting titles including The Crochet Answer Book, Around the Corner Crochet Borders and How to Knit Socks: Three Methods Made Easy.
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.
About Lessonface, PBC
Since 2013, Lessonface has connected more than 10,000 students with over 2,000 great teachers for live music & language, and arts lessons online, delivering on our mission to help students achieve their goals while treating teachers equitably. We are thrilled to be delivering the Fiber Arts Seminars for the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival.