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

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration


Estonian Kolmnurk Rätik – Triangular Shawl

Thursday, October 17, 2013

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Nancy Bush

Class Fee: $200.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 18

18 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.

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Description

Estonian lace knitters have several ways of shaping triangular shawls. In this class, we will discuss the variations and study, in depth, one interesting way to create a triangular shape, where decreases rule. We will make a miniature triangular shawl, easily translated to a human size, with unique patterns and special details.

Materials Information

#3 (3.25mm) or #4 (3.5mm) 24” Circular needle or set of 10” single point needles, bamboo or wood preferred, 2 8” #3 or #4 double point needles, at least 2 markers, 1 coil-less pin, blunt point wool needle.

Students may also want to bring a metal board with magnets for reading and keeping track of their charts.


Workshop Instructor

Nancy found her passion for traditional hand knitting via a degree in Art History and postgraduate studies in color design and weaving in San Francisc...read more