Event Details

Brioche Cowl

  • Saturday, February 03, 2018
  • Saturday, February 10, 2018
  • 2 sessions
  • Saturday, February 03, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • Saturday, February 10, 2018, 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
  • Ailsa Craig Arts Centre

Registration

  • Non-Member Registration

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Week One Class Outcomes
This class will teach how to knit basic flat, 1 colour Brioche as follows:
Flat Brioche Knit Stitch
Flat Brioche Rib
Brioche Increases and Decreases
Brioche Cast Off
How to count the Brioche stitches and rows
Stitch recognition
How to read a Brioche Chart
Choosing suitable yarn, needles and gauge for knitted Brioche
Students will receive my written and charted instructions for the small sample that you
will be working on in the class. My “Brioche Notes” are also included.

Material List Week One:
4 mm Needles - (Double Points, Circular or Straight) - Needles with good points are best suited for Brioche knitting
100% Wool Worsted Weight Yarn - This should not be a Superwash yarn - 30 gms will be enough
Stitch Markers
Scissors
Highlighter Tape or Post It Notes
Pen/Pencil and Note Pad

Week Two Class Outcomes
This class will teach how to circularly knit a 2 colour Brioche Cowl using the following
techniques:
Circularly knit Brioche Knit and Purl Stitches using 2 colours
Circularly knit Brioche Rib using 2 colours
Circularly knit Brioche Faux Cables
Brioche Increases and Decreases
How to count the Brioche stitches and rounds
How to transition from round to round when Brioche knitting
Stitch recognition
How to read a Brioche Chart

Materials List:- Week Two
2 Colours of Worsted Weight 100% Wool Yarn - Make sure that there’s a high contrast between the 2 colours -
100 gms of Main Colour
100 gms of Contrast Colour
4mm x 60cm Circular Needle - Needles with good points are best suited for Brioche
knitting - Note: If you’re a tight knitter, please go up a needle size. If you’re a loose knitter, please go down a needle size
Locking type Stitch Marker (1)
Ring type Stitch Markers (6)
Scissors
Highlighter Tape or Post It Notes
Pen/Pencil and Note Pad

$40 Members
$45 Non Members

Register by PMing Ailsa Craig Arts Centre on Facebook with your phone # or
contact Shelagh Morrison #519-878-5065 or shelagh_morrison@yahoo.ca

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