Sunday, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Instructor: Sharilyn Ross

Skill Level: Beginner

Cost: $30, $10 for materials

In this class, you’ll learn how to knit in the Portuguese fashion where the yarn is tensioned either around your neck or through a pin on your shoulder. This is a useful technique to add to your set of skills as it requires very little movement from the wrist and it is very efficient when purling. In class you’ll also create your own shoulder pin personalized with beads and wire.


Materials Supplied

$10 - which includes the beads and wire to make your shoulder pin

Supplies to Bring

Please bring US size 8 needles and 50 yards each of two light colored worsted weight yarn

Class Size

Minimum: 5, Maximum: 12

About the Instructor: Sharilyn Ross

Sharilyn Ross has been knitting (thank you, grandma) and crocheting (thank you, mom) since childhood. These early skills have blossomed into a way of life that includes daily dips into the fiber arts. She has been teaching knitting and crochet for 6 years and loves the time in class to share her fiber arts skills and passion with others.


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