#132 TWO COLOR KNITTING-PORTUGUESE STYLE by MARY JO HARRIS WED 1PM TO 4PM
132 MARY JO HARRIS TWO COLOR KNITTING-PORTUGUESE STYLE
EXPERIENCE: Know how to cast on, knit, purl, and join in a circle. Also know (or used to know) the basics of Portuguese Style Knitting. (12 years old and up)
Workshop Description: This class is for people that know how to purl and knit using the Portuguese Style of Knitting and want to take that knowledge to the next level by “Portuguesing” with two colors. In this class students will learn: Portuguese knitting-a quick review, several ways of using two colors with one Portuguese Pin, how to position and set up a second Pin, how to work stranded knitting using two pins, how to make hat or dishcloth using techniques learned in this class.
Participants should bring: 2 or more different colors of basic worsted weight yarn, (no novelty yarn), 16” circular needles in a size appropriate for your yarn, paper for taking notes, pen or pencil, stitch markers appropriate for your needles, scissors, and a yarn needle.
Material fee: $6, includes: for Portuguese Pin. Additional pins will be available for purchase if needed
Class Limit: 15