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How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters

Learn the keys to communicating your one-of-a-kind knit designs. Author, teacher and technical editor Edie Eckman presents an insider's guide to clearly communicating knitting patterns to editors, publishers and fellow knitters. This class offers experienced knitters the opportunity to strengthen their pattern writing and reading skills, as well as increase their chances of successfully selling their designs.Edie walks you through the basics of writing a knitting pattern - from articulating s...

Topics: Knitting, Writing
Cost: $50 Per Course

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Learn the keys to communicating your one-of-a-kind knit designs in How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters. Author, teacher, and technical editor Edie Eckman presents an insider's guide to clearly communicating knitting patterns to editors, publishers, and fellow knitters. This class offers experienced knitters the opportunity to strengthen their pattern writing and reading skills, as well as increase their chances of successfully selling their designs.Edie walks you through the process of writing a knitting pattern - from articulating stitch repeats to understanding the impact sizing has on your creative choices - and provides you with essential pattern-writing tools, including her detailed templates and a meticulously crafted style guide. Her sample pattern, the pretty Acorn Cardigan, is included free!What You'll Learn: How to keep your patterns concise and accurate How to use a style sheet in writing and technical editing How to format your patterns for easier sale and publication How to balance charts and schematics with text in a knitting pattern

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  • Level of Difficulty: Advanced
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Edie Eckman
  • Cost: $50 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Knitting, Writing

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