Old Pueblo Knitters

Binka Schwan has graciously offered to help complete Chris Morse's Top-down Sweater 

The last discussion will be--adding and completing the sleeves.

Navajo Project Slide Show:  See the wonderful items you knitted during 2018 for the Navajo Projected modeled by the children who received them!


OPK Monthly meeting


​February 21, 2019

9:30 a.m. to Noon
St. Philips in the Hills
​​4440 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718​​​

NE Corner of Campbell Avenue & River Road

Binka Schwan​Vice President, Education & Emeritus, Master Hand Knitting Committee, TKGA, returns in February to bring you a program, you will just love:

How to Fix Frustrating Knitting Errors!

  • Repairing both stockinette and garter dropped stitches and errors
  • ​Repairing dropped stitches in the selvedge area of you knitting

​       Binka has been knitting since she was a child and continues to knit (almost) every day.  She became involved with the Knitting Guild Association (TKGA) when she enrolled in the Master Hand Knitting program in 2005 and became a Master Knitter in 2007.  She joined the Master Hand Knitting Committee in 2007 and in 2009 became a Co-Chair.  She still continues with those responsibilities, even though she attained Emeritus Status in 2018.

     Binka wrote the Knitting 911 series of articles for Cast On as well as many "On Your Way to the Masters" articles.  She is currently writing the Skill Building and Confident Beginner articles and patterns for Cast On.  She has taught at TKGA conferences, teaches the Taming Tension correspondence course, as well as a number of  Mini-Courses.  She's on the Board of TKGA and is Vice President of Education.​​

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