Welcome to Knitting Traditions, a website for traditional knitters, featuring patterns, kits, workshops and more, inspired by historic garments.
I work with knitters, teaching techniques which enhance their enjoyment of their craft and which inspire them to challenge themselves with their chosen projects.
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The Fisher Folk event that Dotty Widmann of the Net Loft has planned is multifaceted. Eleven instructors are here to teach knitting, dyeing, netting, and more. And I am teaching 4 classes. I was so excited to meet up with Kathryn Logan again from the Moray Firth Gansey Project. She brought the exhibition along from […]
I’ve been looking forward to taking part in the Fisher Folk event to be held in Cordova, Alaska. I had taught there last year, helping over 20 knitters to design their own ganseys for the Cordova Gansey Project. I couldn’t wait to see what they had accomplished over this past year! And… I am to […]