Friday, March 19, 2010

Prism Trunk Show and Workshops Saturday April 17:

Laura Bryant from Prism Yarns will be in the shop to teach two fabulous workshops, and she will be bringing along a beautiful Trunk Show of lots of Prism Yarns! Call now to sign up, each class is 2 hours long and the cost per class is $45. 305.665.6222.

Fascinating Fibonacci 11:00 - 1:00:

Fibonacci numbers describe a mathematical sequence that occurs repeatedly in nature. Humans find this relationship particularly pleasing to the eye, and artists and designers have used these numbers throughout civilization. Learn the history of and explore this fascinating tool for designing knitted stripes, blocks and perfect shading.

Artful Color 2:00 - 4:00:

Color brings life and excitement to our knitting, yet many feel uncertain about how to approach color. Learn about color from an artist’s perspective, and how it applies to knitting. Laura illustrates color effects in tangible visual terms that explain why colors work or don’t work together. Several simple yet clever techniques for bringing color into our lives and projects will be covered. You will achieve a greater sense of confidence with color, and will leave understanding Laura’s favorite axiom: You don’t get WOW by doing the expected!