Two Color Knitting - Portuguese Style - Friday PM

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Shepherds Harvest Festival

Washington County Fairgrounds

12300 40th St N

Lake Elmo, MN 55082

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Two Color Knitting - Portuguese Style - Friday PM
Instructor: Mary Jo Harris
Date: Friday 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Min/Max: 3 Min / 15 Max
Min Age: 12
Class Fee: $35
Materials fee payable to instructor: $6 for Portuguese Pin. Additional pins can be purchased in class if needed.

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 Portuguese Pin
  • how to work stranded knitting using two Portuguese Pins
  • how to make hat or dishcloth using techniques learned in class

Students should know how to cast on, knit, purl, and join in a circle. Also know (or used to know) the basics of Portuguese Style Knitting.


Students 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
  • Usual knitting accessories
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Shepherds Harvest Festival

Washington County Fairgrounds

12300 40th St N

Lake Elmo, MN 55082

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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