Actinoptychus Heliopelta is a ring segment shawl shaped by increases featuring lace and stockinette stitch.
This pattern has been inspired by the illustration of the species Actinoptychus Heliopelta (Slide #4: Dinatomea, No. 16) in Ernst Haeckel’s book Kunstformen der Natur.
It is part of the Knitting Art Forms of Nature project.
Type of Instructions
This is a written pattern. No charts are used.
Yarn: Posh Yarn Gretchen Lace [875 yards(800 meters) per 100 grams (3.53 ounces)], color: Take This Joy Wherever You Go, 1 skein