In this video tutorial today, Liat Gat of Knitting Superstar, shows us how to do basic mosaic knitting, and create an easy brick mosaic pattern.
What is the secret to the ultimate mitten thumb? Liat has discovered two requirements:
By the end of this video tutorial, you’ll have made a little mosaic swatch of a simple brick pattern, which happens to be the foundation of quite a few cute and easy projects (like the Ballband Dishcloth above).
You’ll also learn how to switch colors neatly when making stripes (which is key in mosaic knitting because you only knit one color at a time, so you have to alternate between the yarns every couple rows – read: stripes).
Lastly, you’ll learn Liat’s favorite quick tip for binding off that will make any swatch lay flat and even.
Download the patterns and also access photo instructions here: http://knitfreedom.com/color-knitting/how-to-do-basic-mosaic-knitting-video-photo-tutorial and watch the video tutorial below:
This video tutorial was created and is brought to you by Liat Gat, the web’s premier knitting instructor, who is also the creator of the most comprehensive video knitting course around: Become a Knitting Superstar.