This year, 2019, I have decided to explore texture & colours in my knitting. I want to record this through a journal & be inspired by my home in the English countryside or places I have visited.
|Knitting Journal - October 2019|
|Stitching Project - 2019|
|Avoncroft Museum of Buildings|
|I used the design of the chimneys for the knitted piece|
|I used the colours candy red & grey|
|Diagonal Garter Stitch|
My October 2019 project is based on a day trip to the open air Avoncroft Museum of Buildings, Worcestershire, UK. What a wonderful day we had, with our little dog & a picnic. The buildings are all original, rescued & re-built in the museum grounds.
I was really taken with the chimneys. The brick work around the chimney was really unusual, so I wanted to create a piece of knitting with this in mind.
I wanted to show the diagonal texture & pattern of the chimney.
The colours I used were:
This year, I want to explore different textures, so used a 'Diagonal Garter Stitch' in this project.
The stitches used in this stitch is:
|Our little dog, enjoying the long walk|
|Avoncroft Museum of Buildings, Bromsgrove, UK - Website|
|Edith Grace Designs|
Finished October 2019
Joanna Marshall - Edith Grace Designs