Dora Ohrenstein, author of Crochet Insider’s Passion for Fashion (Leisure Arts, 2008), Creating Crochet Fabric: Experimenting with Hook, Yarn & Stitch (Lark Books, 2010), Custom Crocheted Sweaters: Make Garments that Really Fit (Lark Crafts, 2012), and The New Tunisian Crochet: Contemporary Designs from Time-Honored Traditions (Interweave, 2013) has decided to share her expertise, developed over many years designing and teaching crochet in a new book: The Crocheter’s Skill Building Workshop (Storey Publishing, 2014).
With great technical information about the crocheter’s tools and materials, tutorials, patterns and shaping techniques this new book is sure to become indispensable to crocheters of all skill levels from beginners through advanced. The detailed photographs and diagrams along with step-by-step instructions will make it easy to advance your skills, no matter what level you start at. Her discussion of all the factors that affect crochet tension is sure to help many crocheters take control of their projects.
Dora will be visiting Lion Brand Yarn Studio to talk about the book, and sign copies on Thursday February 19 from 6:30 – 7:30 (Note new event time!). Please RSVP below for this free event and pick up a copy of this great book!
There’s still some room in Dora’s Master Classes, Techniques for More Beautiful Crochet and You Can Shape It!, at the Studio Sunday February 22nd. Don’t miss this opportunity to study with a crochet master! Click here to enroll!
We chatted with Dora at Vogue Knitting Live! Check out the video below!
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