Original Sewing & Quilt Expo – “Knitting and Crochet Center” classes
Washington, DC (Chantilly, VA)
Dulles Expo and Conference Center

Class Description: Granny squares are back, more popular than ever in completely modern block patterns, from Art Deco-inspired geometric designs to traditional motifs employing contemporary color schemes.  Learn several basic techniques and granny square patterns which combine to create handbags, bracelets, blankets, belts and more.  See a trunk show of  unusual granny square patterns and experience a hands-on experiment with color, pattern and texture by mixing, matching and conbining squares in refreshing new ways. Includes techniques for working in the round, weaving in ends and joining motifs.