What you'll learn in this knitting class:There are many different ways to make the same stitch in addition to English (or throwing) and Continental (or picking) styles, there is a style of knitting which involves holding the yarn around the neck or around a hook pinned near the shoulder. This is a wonderful technique to add to your knitting bag of tricks.
Perfect for folks who suffer from carpal tunnel or arthritis, it is also one of the fastest and most efficient ways to knit (also great for lefties). Another advantage of Portuguese Knitting is a more even purl stitch and a simple way to do Fair Isle inside out.Prerequisite Classes: Knitting 2 or skills listed below.Skills Required: Must know how to knit, purl, cast on, bind off & simple increases & decreases and be able to work them in a pattern without supervision. Materials & Homework (if required): Listed in confirmation e-mail.