Workshop Calendar

2021 Knitting Traditions Workshops

 

August: THE FIRST MONTH OF IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS!

8 and 22  Hosted by Bazaar Girls in WA, a virtual Full-Size Gansey Class begins, an eight-session class ending December 5:  Registration and information are here.  Once you are registered, you will receive an invitation to a yarn sale held on July 17  for your sweater’s yarn.  (Also Sept. 19, Oct. 24, and Nov. 14 and 21.)

12-15   Beth’s Vermont Retreat, Dummerston, VT: Estonian Roosamine. See info on this website.

28-29 The Buffalo Knitting Guild, NY: Gansey Construction Techniques, Traditional Beginnings, the Norwegian Purl. The seminar information is here.

 

September

8-12 MN Knitters Days: MN, The Danish Nattrøjer, The Norwegian Purl  Find the blog here, though the information has not yet been updated. For more info, email sherknitsATgmailDOTcom.

23-26 Beth’s Vermont Retreat, Dummerston, VT:  The British Gansey and Latvian Fingerless Mitts. See info on this website.

 

October

A Trip Abroad

November

4-7 Beth’s Vermont Retreat, Dummerston, VT: The Finnish Korsäs Techniques. See info on this website.

 

 

2022 Knitting Traditions Workshops

February

17-20 Red Alder Fiber Retreat: Tacoma, WA.  Classes TBA.

March

3-6  TBA

31-April 14  New Zealand and Australia Cruise. See more details here.  Classes: Fringes for Fun!, The Cowichan-Inspired Pullover, Unique Latvian Cuffs, Fair Isle Tams, Swedish Twined Socks.

 

 

 

April

19-May 1 Travel with me to the Wonderwool Festival held every year in Wales! We will visit a castle, gardens, take a steam train ride, visit the National Wool Museum and a shepherd’s farm, lovely Cornwall villages, an abbey, and, as we make our way back to London to fly home, we will see the amazing Stonehenge! You can download the trip brochure on this page (look in the right column under “Book Now”.  For more information, email the tour company: infoATopulentquiltjourneysDOTcom.

 

 

 

 

 

 

May

19-22  My Vermont Retreat, Session 1.  Classes TBA.

 

June

12-July 3  Polar Ice Cap Cruise. See more details here.  Classes: Icelandic Lopapeysa PulloversSaami-Inspired MittensLatvian WristersIntroduction to Textured Twined KnittingSwedish Color-Twined Knitted Mittens

 

September

8-16  Personal Time

 

November

3-6  My Vermont Retreat, Session 2.  Classes TBA.

19-24  Personal Time