Workshop Calendar

2020 Knitting Traditions Workshops

February

January 31 to February 22   Antarctica and South America Cruise.  This once-in-a-lifetime-cruise, sponsored by CraftCruises.com, begins in Buenos Aires, Argentina, spends several days cruising around Antarctica, and ending in Santiago, Chile.  I’ll be teaching several classes as well as running a gansey KAL! You can get details on my website and more on the CraftCrusises.com website.

 

March

21-22  The Madison Knitters Guild, Madison, WI: Tio Downb Aran Cardigans, Introduction to Twined Knitting, Norwegian Purl

26-29 Stitches United, Hartford, CT: The Norwegian Purl, Stranding Techniques for Color Knitting, Gansey Techniques, Traditional Beginnings: Cast-ons from Long Ago.  To view my classes (and to register), go here.

 

April

17-18   Cast-On Yarn Studio, Vermilion, OH: TBD

27-5.4  Pacific Coast Knitting Cruise with  CraftCruises.com.  Beginning in San Diego, CA and ending in Vancouver, BC, Canada, this 7-day cruise will be a great way to start off the spring weather!  I’ll be teaching Traditional Beginnings: Cast-ons from Long Ago, Introduction to Twined Knitting, The Cowichan-Inspired Pullover, and Latvian Wristers.

May

5 – 9  Research Trip

14-17  My Vermont Retreat: Estonian Roositud

 

 

June

26-28   TBA, TX: Traditional Beginnings, Introduction to Twined Knitting, Latvian Fingerless Mitts, Icelandic Lopapeysa Pullover.

 

July

18-19   OPEN

 

August

7/30- 8/2  TBA, IL.

 

September

3-6 Knit Maine! with Peacetree Fiber Adventures.  This wonderful event will be held at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts on Deer Isle. There is lots of info here, and you can register here. There will be seven instructors altogether.

10-13 My Vermont Retreat: The Gansey and Latvian Fingerless Mitts.  We will explore construction techniques through knitting a little gansey, and Latvian color and construction techniques by knitting a fingerless mitt.

 

October

3-4 Knitting Temptations, OH: TBA

 

November

7-8 TBA, MA: Intro to Swedish Twined Knitting, Latvian Wristers

12-15 My Vermont Retreat: Finnish Korsäs Techniques

 

December

5-6 OPEN

 

2021 Knitting Traditions Workshops

February

11-14 Tentative

 

April

23-25   YarnOver, Minneapolis, MN.  Held at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest.

 

May

1-2 Tentative

13-16 Beth’s Vermont Retreat, Dummerston, VT.  Classes TBA.

 

July

3-23 TBA

 

September

8-12 TBA

23-26 Beth’s Vermont Retreat, Dummerston, VT.  Classes TBA.

 

November

4-7 Beth’s Vermont Retreat, Dummerston, VT.  Classes TBA.

 

December

4-5 OPEN