André de Castro

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Colorwork Knitting in Portuguese Style

Colorwork Knitting in Portuguese Style

With André de Castro July 10, 10am-12pm CDT; July 10, 2-4pm CDT; July 11, 10am-12pm CDT; July 18, 2-4pm CDT Give your hands a break! Learn how to knit with more than one color at a time in the efficient and easy Portuguese Style. Join André and get started on a lovely cowl as you learn. Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 7 days following the event.

About André de Castro

André de Castro is knitwear designer and instructor based in Porto, Portugal. His first training is as classical violinist, but later and because of his love about textiles and clothes in general he studied Fashion Design and Illustration. At this moment his focus is the Portuguese Style of Knitting and the way to spread this tradition abroad using the techniques from Portugal as a source of inspiration. Other of André’s passions history and the knitting traditions around the world… so he decided to develop a way of using the Portuguese Style and apply it to all kinds of knitting techniques to make them more effective, simple, and quick to execute. André also designs knitwear under the brand ANDREKNITS and he teaches regularly in international knitting festivals and events.

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