Tag Archives: Knitting

Just a few rows each evening

I made a commitment some time ago to make a blanket for someone less fortunate than myself.  My friend, Rita, who is a superb knitter and crocheter, got me started.  I required multiple balls of left-over 8 ply yarn – … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 Stage 2: Workshop 2

Knitted Nets My first sample was a trial in wrapping yarn around the needles in between stitches, then dropping the loop on the next row.  By doing this I created big open spaces without the need to find enormous broom … Continue reading

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Art on Paper

I’m currently working on knitted nets and was able to visit Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre to view their Art on Paper exhibition which showcases a marvellous full-length knitted gown, amongst some other outstanding pieces. The exhibition shows new … Continue reading

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