Online Class

Intarsia: Basics & Beyond

$24.99$44.99

Knit custom colorwork with images you adore for impressive results that are unmistakably yours. Learn intarsia to bring meaningful images to life on garments and more.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 8 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Sally Melville
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Simplify intarsia knitting and succeed at this amazing form of colorwork with knitwear designer and teacher Sally Melville as your guide. With Sally's tips, you'll keep your yarn untangled, your tails under control and your stitches looking lovely. Learn to create basic intarsia color crosses, secure floats and weave in ends for beautiful, bulk-free projects. Then, Sally will help you make intarsia easier and more visually interesting by combining it with other techniques. You'll also discover the nuances of different types of intarsia patterns, so you can choose which ones are right for you. Sally will even guide you through turning your favorite images into original, knittable intarsia patterns. Discover intarsia to bring an inspired touch of individuality to your wardrobe!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
05:50
Meet your instructor, Sally Melville, and learn more about the intarsia techniques covered as well as the argyle pillow pattern that comes with your class.
2. Managing the Challenges of Intarsia
07:46
3. Creating the Basic Color Cross
25:04
4. Using Intarsia With Other Knitting Techniques
16:33
5. Choosing Your Intarsia Pattern
17:17
6. Creating Your Own Intarsia Art
09:51
7. Knitter's Graph Paper
12:29

Additional Supplies Needed

  • Intarsia: Basics & Beyond Argyle Pillow Kit

Taught by

Sally Melville
Sally Melville
In more than 50 years of knitting and 35 years of teaching, Sally Melville has taken hundreds of finished garments off her needles and taught hundreds of different classes. Today, she is the author of seven knitting books including <i>Sally Melville Styles</i>, <i>The Knitting Experience</i> series and <i>Knitting Pattern Essentials</i>. Her gift for making knitting simple, useful and fun has long made Sally a beloved instructor. Sally is dedicated to helping knitters make pieces they'll be proud to show the world!
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