Knit it. Paint it. Sew it. If you haven’t had a chance to check out what’s happening over at Craftsy, then I highly recommend that you take some time to check out this exciting new learning platform. Craftsy is a unique and diverse community of teachers and crafters who learn and inspire each other. Each class is set up a logical linear-style format with a user-friendly interface. Each course includes easy-to-follow instructional materials and videos to help you at each stage along the way. You can take classes at your own pace because they never expire!
As a special treat, designer Laura Nelkin who often graces the pages of Creative Knitting magazine is now offering a new class called Mastering Lace Shawls. With Laura’s extensive textile and apparel background, she brings her interesting perspective to lace and knitwear design to this inspiring class. As a special gift, Laura has given Creative Knitting magazine readers a 40% off discount (regular price $49.99) for this class! You can find out more about this exciting offer here.
As you progress through the gorgeous lace shawl patterns presented in this course, you’ll learn a variety of lace knitting skills, including increases and decreases that are used throughout these patterns. You’ll also get the inside scoop from Laura who will share some of her trade secrets such as how to place lifelines in your work and fixing mistakes.
For a little sneak peek, watch Laura’s video below where she introduces you to what you can expect from taking this invaluable course.
You can follow Laura Nelkin on her blog: nelkindesigns.blogspot.com