Mosaic Mittens Fiber FestONLINE/VIDEO CLASS

Fairbanks Fiber Festival Class

Instructor:  Christie Shell

Dates of the class: Materials kits and instructional video will be available on Sunday, November 1, 2020. Materials kits can be picked up at The Folk School cabin. Optional live Zoom follow up meeting will be on Thursday, November 5 at 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm.

Learn mosaic knitting, a magical way of creating color work (more than one yarn color in a row) patterns using slip stitches, with this NEW knitting kit from Calypso Farm: Mosaic Mittens! Participants will learn how knit with slip stitches and tips for doing mosaic knitting in the round. Great for beginners or experienced knitters. (You just need to know basic knit and purl stitches to do this pattern). 

Christie will release a pre-recorded video to send out to participants that will include helpful tips for knitting the kit on November 1st. The materials kit will also be available at this time. Materials kits can be picked up at The Folk School cabin.

Christie will also host an optional Zoom follow up where participants can ask questions, show their project progress, etc. on Thursday, November 5 at 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm.

Note: The kit is knit on size 10 double point needles. Calypso Farm has needles for purchase if you need them.

Check out the Fairbanks Fiber Festival website.

Important: Please review the information on our Using Zoom for Online Classes and Meetings page to make sure you have the resources necessary to successfully and satisfactorily participate in such a class before you sign up.

Ages range: 12 to adult (see prerequisite below)

Prerequisites: Students need to know basic knit and purl stitches to do this pattern.

Maximum number of students: 20

Minimum number of students: 3

Cost: $30

Materials fee: $50 (Includes the complete Mosaic Mittens kit – yarn and pattern. You will need your own set of needles. The kit is knit on size 10 double point needles. Calypso Farm has needles for purchase if you need them.)

Contact: Christie Shell: calypsochristie@gmail.com

Pre-registration: This class is pre-registration only. Please register by 2 days before the class begins. Registration will be closed after this time.

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