The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration


Latvian Mittens - SOLD OUT

Friday, October 20, 2017

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Instructor: Donna Kay

Class Fee: $125.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 16

0 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

Registration Disabled

Description

In this workshop students will learn the colorful history of Latvian mittens as they knit a child size mitten in the colors of their choice.

Topic covered will include tangle-free two color knitting (using one or both hands), fringed, lace and hemmed edges, braid, thumbs, top shaping, finishing and blocking. Participants will leave class with a pattern of their choice for an adult size mitten.

Level of experience: Intermediate – must be comfortable with double-point needles.

Donna can be reached via email  treeoflife@metrocast.net

Materials Information

There is a $12 material fee which is included in the registration fee.

Materials Provided by Instructor: choice of kit to knit a child’s pair of mittens using Harrisville Designs Shetland fingering weight yarn.

Materials Provided by Student: set if US #3 double point needles, locking pin marker, tapestry needle and scissors.

Homework: None

Workshop Instructor

A knitting instructor and designer for over 25 years, she is also  an accomplished handspinner.  Known for her patient teaching manner, s...read more