potterdc's blog

Teaching the dog to knit

Thought you guys might enjoy this shot - I'm watching TV and knitting (Portuguese style) when Jampa, our 18 month old Tibetan mastiff, climbs onto the sofa and lays her head down on my arm. After trying to grab the yarn in her mouth (unsuccessfully) she just closed her eyes...and fell asleep, resting on my arm as I knit.

My partner Scott snapped the photo.

She's a handful, but nothing quite like a 100 pound dog who insists on cuddling.

Jonathan in DC

New Book!

Run, do not walk, to your nearest Amazon.com and/or other favorite bookseller and take a look at Katharine Cobey's new book "Diagonal Knitting: A Different Slant." This is a wonderful and engaging bo