Class length
3 hours
 
Skill level
Intermediate
 
Supplies needed
1.75 oz (50 g) smooth #5 (bulky) yarn, AND 10 yd (10 m) each of 2 contrasting colors
US 9 (5.5 mm) 16" (40-cm) circular needle (measured from tip to tip)
Stitch marker
Sharp tapestry needle
Scissors
Pencil
2 safety pins (for optional exercise)
 
Materials fee
None
 
Homework
Cast on 60 stitches, join without twisting, and knit 3 rounds. If more stitches are needed to fit around the 16" (40-cm) needle, please make sure you have a multiple of 6.
 
Techniques to be covered
Multiple-row stripes
Eliminating color jogs
Fair Isle knitting
Intarsia in the round
Double knitting in the round with two colors
Optional: Single-row stripes
Optional: Additional circular Fair Isle and intarsia techniques

Class Description
Sample a variety of color techniques while knitting in the round, including single-row and multi-row color stripes, Fair Isle knitting, intarsia in the round, and double knitting. Special attention will be paid to camouflaging color jogs.

Color Go Round

Color Go Round photo