Mary Jo Harris lives in the knitting mecca of Madison, WI. She has been a teacher all of her adult life and has formally taught knitting for the last 9 years at various Sheep and Wool Festivals, Fiber Festivals, Knit-In's, and teaches locally for Madison College and the Wisconsin Craft Market. In the last several years, she has added Chair Caning classes to her teaching repertoire. Mary Jo designs knitting patterns and under her designer name of Jo Harris, has written a book entitled 'Double Knitting - Inside Out' which is available through Amazon or Ravelry. As an active member of the Madison (WI) Knitters’ Guild she has an almost constant opportunity to discuss anything and everything knitting-related.
Mary Jo Harris
#131-Think Small Shawls
#224-2 Color Knitting
#234-Montage of Mosaic
In Portuguese-style knitting the yarn is tensioned around a knitting pin on your shoulder or around your neck. Stitches are created by a flick of your thumb making this an easy way to knit without st ...
Shawls can come in a wide range of shapes and sizes. In this class we’ll be looking at – and knitting – small shawls in a variety of shapes. Depending on your preferences, the resulting shawls can b ...
Do you look at items knitted in more than one color and want to knit them, but feel intimidated? Well this is the class for you. In this class we will discuss: history of two color knitting; types o ...
What do you think of when you think of Mosaic Knitting? Do you think of something geometric or 'Greek' looking? Checkerboard? Windowpane? Waffle-like or Woven? Something abstract or 'Op Art'? No ma ...
This class is designed for the person that has never knit a sock and still feels a bit intimidated when thinking about knitting socks. Knitting a Christmas Stocking requires the same techniques used ...