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Courses

  • 5 Lessons

    Colour & Fibre Play II

    Join instructor Diana Twiss as she guides you through techniques to scale up from 30 grams of a unique fibre blend to 500 grams or more.  In addition to making larger amounts, learn spinning and plying techniques to illustrate the variety of yarns you can get from the same blend (whether done on a drum carder, blending board, or even hand carders).

  • 4 Lessons

    Design your Own Triangular Shawl

    Whether you’ve always wanted to design something, or you just want to put a good stitch pattern to use, this course will walk you through designing your first top-down triangular shawl, step-by-step. 

  • 7 Lessons

    Spinning Intentional Colour

    Develop a functional, working understanding of colour and how it affects your spinning, plus gain more confidence in your abilities to spin colour with intention with Spinning Intentional Colour, taught by Felicia Lo Wong.
  • 17 Lessons

    Knitting with Hand-Dyed Colour

    In this course, Felicia teaches you how to develop a functional, working understanding of colour so that you can more confidently choose colours and colour combinations for your crafts. Expand and morph from essential colour theory vocabulary to traditional colour combinations and colour harmonies.  You will to be able to pick up any skein of yarn in any colour and have an idea of what you would combine with it and why. You will to be able to look at a knitting pattern and be able to envision what colours you would use for it and why.
  • 4 Lessons

    Leah Learns Design

    Follow along as Leah learns what it takes to design a sweater with the help of our design director, Tabetha Hedrick!

  • 11 Lessons

    Carding for Colour

    In this workshop, Katrina Stewart will be introducing you to the wonderful world of carding so you can create beautiful fibre for spinning and weaving.

  • 6 Lessons

    Designer Process with Tabetha Hedrick

    In this workshop, Tabetha goes over the best practices that will help you in working with SweetGeorgia Yarns as a designer (or any other publisher…
  • 18 Lessons

    Modern Colourwork Knitting

    Colourwork knitting encompasses many different styles and techniques of incorporating multiple colours into a single knitted piece. In this workshop, we'll be looking at the techniques for traditional stranded colourwork and how to make it modern through motif, texture, and colour. We'll be looking at working with hand-dyed colours in a colourwork piece as well as the challenges of using popular superwash-treated yarns for colourwork projects.
  • 22 Lessons

    Yarnography: Photographing Textiles

    This workshop is focused very simply on helping you take better photographs of your textiles. If you have ever needed to take a photo of your yarn, your spinning fibre, your skein of handspun, or a sweater that you knit. By the end of this workshop, I want you to be taking photographs of your yarn and textiles that are more accurate colour-wise, more effective composition-wise, and that will serve your purposes — as archival reference or as personal or profession promotion.
  • 16 Lessons

    Colour Mastery

    Colour has meaning, power, and purpose. It can change how you feel about yourself and others. And our experience and understanding of colour is unique to each of us, depending on our cultural background and what we’ve learned about colour. For many people, there is no formal instruction in our education about colour beyond the colours of the rainbow. Let's explore Colour Theory, Cultural Colour, Wearing Colour and Designing with Colour.

  • 7 Lessons

    Colour Play

    This mini-workshop will walk you through the basics of working with colour and help you feel more confident about creating your own palettes and colour combinations for your projects. In our time together, we will play and combine different colours based on a variety of inspirations and then find different ways to knit them together to produce completely unique results.