Maria is a multi-talented individual who has transitioned from being an economist and data analyst to a knitting enthusiast. In addition to offering knitting lessons in the traditional Portuguese style, she runs a weekly online knitting membership and creates amazing knitting patterns that are featured in the suggested patterns section. Maria also organizes the annual "Knit with Friends" festival in Oporto and represents the yarn brand Rowan in Portugal. Furthermore, she crafts stunning project bags by hand. Maria's skills and passions are diverse and impressive.