Calendar

  2018 Knitting Traditions Workshops

February

15-18 Madrona Fiber Arts, WA: The Cowichan-Inspired Pullover, Scottish Sanquhar Gloves, Gansey Techniques.

22-25  Stitches West, Santa Clara, CA: Traditional Beginnings-Cast-Ons From Long Ago, The Norwegian Purl, Latvian Fingerless Mitts, Twined Textured Socks, Fair Isle Tams.

 

March

8-11 Beth’s Vermont Retreat: Sanquhar Gloves~ a Scottish Tradition

13-31 A Tour of Scotland and a few research dates with museums!  YAY!

 

April

5-8 Bazaar Girls Getaway Retreat, Port Townsend, WA: Gansey Fingerless Mitts, Latvian Wristers, Introduction to Twined Knitting.

12-15 Interweave YarnFest, Embassy Suites by Hilton Loveland Hotel Conference Center & Spa, 4705 Clydesdale Pkwy, Loveland, CO 80538: Traditional Cast-Ons, Gansey Techniques, Swedish Twined Fingerless Mitts.

27-29 Dayton Knitting Guild, OH: Traditional Construction Techniques for Ganseys (2 days)

 

May

19-20 Mountain Knits and Pearls, PA: Maine Mittens, Saami Mittens.

26 Massachusetts Sheep and Woolcraft Fair, MA: Latvian Fingerless Mitts  (Next year’s info will be posted in 2018.)

 

June

5.31- 6.3 Interweave Escapes, The Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, VT.  Laura Nelkin and I will be teaching at this beautiful lodge and brewery, still owned by the members of the family featured in The Sound of Music. I’ll be teaching Introduction to Swedish Twined Knitting.

9 Six Loose Ladies, VT: Gansey Techniques

21-27  The Net Loft, AK– Fisher Folk 2018: Panel discussion, Gansey Techniques.  Registration will open soon.

 

July

7-21 CraftCruises.com, The Northern Isles Cruise: Twined Fingerless Mitts, Fair Isle Tams, and Norwegian Mittens. This cruise is full.  I’ll be on another one in 2019! Please check back for more info.

 

August

4-5 OPEN

18-19 OPEN

 

September

6-10 Beth’s Vermont Retreat: Designing Fair Isle Tams

22-30 Tentative…

 

October

17-19 Vävstuga: Shelburne Falls, MA, Saami Mittens.  For more information or to register, click here.

 

November

1-4 Knitting and Yoga Adventures, Quechee, VT: Registration is open, classes TBD.

8-11 Beth’s Vermont Retreat: Designing Ganseys

December

1-2 Dallas Hand Knitters Guild, TX: The Cowichan-Inspired Cardigan (Saturday and Sunday) and Gansey Techniques (Friday)