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Handknit Garment Design

Learn how to design knitwear from the master Shirley Paden! Author of Knitwear Design Workshop, the go-to reference book for knit garment designers, Shirley brings her comprehensive yet simple design process to Craftsy, including a 26-page downloadable workbook and animated video diagrams. Shirley shows you step-by-step how to use one simple math formula to calculate yardage, shape sleeve caps and armholes, distribute increases and decreases and achieve a perfect fit. Don't miss this opportun...

Topics: Design
Cost: $50 Per Course

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Don't miss this opportunity to learn knitwear design from an industry expert and sought-after teacher ... Shirley Paden!Go beyond commercial patterns and understand how to develop the best knitted fabric for your sweater design. Just as she does in her in-person workshops and bestselling book, Shirley shows you step-by-step how to use one simple math formula to calculate yardage, shape sleeve caps and armholes, distribute increases and decreases and achieve a perfect fit. Step-by-step animated diagrams exclusive to Craftsy bring Shirley's process to life. Also included: a 26-page downloadable workbook that includes Shirley's worksheets, charts and instructions.If you're ready to start designing, Shirley Paden's patient and precise teaching will help you build a foundation of knitwear design skills. If you're an experienced designer, this class will complete your education. Get started today!What You'll Learn Shirley Paden's design process for beautiful knitwear Use one simple math formula across a range of situations Evenly disperse increases and decreases Use your swatch to accurately calculate yarn requirements How to measure precisely and calculate ease Stitch pattern flow in shaping Tips for neckline, armhole and shoulder cap shapingWhat's Included 12 online interactive video lessons Dozens of step-by-step animated diagrams that bring Shirley's easy-to-learn system to life 26 pages of downloadable worksheets, shaping charts, schematics and step-by-step instructions Written sweater pattern templates for two designs Personal video notes to help you mark the tricky parts as you watch* Ask questions and directly interact with Shirley and the Craftsy knitting community

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  • Level of Difficulty: Advanced
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Shirley Paden
  • Cost: $50 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Design

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