Time
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)
Session Type
Class
Level
Intermediate
Andrea Wong
Name
Two-Color Portuguese Knitting with Andrea Wong
Description

Students will learn how to work two colors per round using the Portuguese Style of Knitting. If you have never learned this style, your are still welcome to the class. Preference is that you have worked stranded knitting before. We are going to learn how to purl and how to control tension with both right and left hand running the yarn around the neck (or knitting pin). Once you are comfortable purling around, we are going to introduce a second color. For the more adventurous knitters, we might introduce a third and fourth color as well.

Homework: 

Using an elastic cast on and MC, cast on 96 sts. Join it and work 10 rounds in Rib 1X1.

Class Supplies: 

Worsted weight yarn in 2 or 3 contrasting colors.Circular needles size US 7 or 8 16 inches long and doble pointed needles same sizes.

 

Price
$50.00