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          1h 43min intermediate Resources

          Learn to create your own custom stranded colorwork motifs on a pair of fingerless mitts.

          Episode descriptions

          Mitten & Chart Basics
          1. Episode: Mitten & Chart Basics
          14min

          Meet Stephannie Tallent and start by looking at the basic fingerless mitt template included in your class materials to make sure you're comfortable reading simple charts. If you've worked a project in the round before, you're in the right place!

          Creating Custom Charts
          2. Episode: Creating Custom Charts
          14min

          Take a closer look at customizing charts using different tools, from paper and pencil to spreadsheets and specialized software.

          Choosing Colors Confidently
          3. Episode: Choosing Colors Confidently
          23min

          Get creative with color design principles to discover what combinations work best on small projects. Find out when to use contrasting or harmonious colors and see how fiber choice will affect the look of your mitts.

          Sourcing & Customizing Motifs
          4. Episode: Sourcing & Customizing Motifs
          15min

          With chart and color choices made, you'll see where to find design inspiration. Learn techniques to turn any motif you see into a custom design for your project.

          Adjusting Motifs to Your Project
          5. Episode: Adjusting Motifs to Your Project
          18min

          Get tips for applying your motif to the mitt template of your size. Then, learn how to add your motif design to your custom chart.

          Further Customization Options
          6. Episode: Further Customization Options
          18min

          To wrap up, you'll learn how to tell what areas of the mitt can still be personalized, such as the cuffs. Stephannie will help you add texture and color using a combination of knit, purl and duplicate stitches.

          About the Teacher

          Stephannie Tallent
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          2. Episode: Creating Custom Charts 14min
          3. Episode: Choosing Colors Confidently 23min
          4. Episode: Sourcing & Customizing Motifs 15min
          5. Episode: Adjusting Motifs to Your Project 18min
          6. Episode: Further Customization Options 18min

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          Custom Colorwork Techniques: Mitts

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          Custom Colorwork Techniques: Mitts