Workshop Calendar

2019 Knitting Traditions Workshops


14-17 Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat, Tacoma, WA: Traditional Gansey Techniques, Latvian Wristers.  I will also sign copies of my new book in the Rotunda on Thursday while informally showing some slides of the gansey tradition.

21-24  Stitches West, Santa Clara, CA: Fair Isle Tams, Traditional Beginnings:Cast-Ons From Long Ago, Latvian Wristers, Stranding Techniques for Color Knitting, The Norwegian Purl


2-3 Webs, Northampton, MA: The Icelandic Lopapeysa.  Register by calling Amy at 800-367-9327, ext. 129, or email her at agreemanATyarnDOTcom.

16 A Knitters Group, Wick, Scotland: Fair Isle Tams

20-24 Edinburgh Yarn Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland: Traditional Gansey Techniques, Intro to Twined Knitting, Latvian Wristers, Traditional Beginnings: CastOns From Long Ago. As of October 13, 2018 (the day registration opened) all classes are sold out. You can get on the list here to receive news of any returned tickets (cancellations). The vendor market will be open for all, as well as other events.


4-7  Knitting and Yoga Adventures, Cape Ann, MA: Traditional Beginnings–Cast-ons form Long Ago, Latvian Fingerless Mitts.  Register here.

13-14 Cast-On Yarn Studio, Vermilion, OH: Traditional Construction Techniques for Ganseys.  For more information or to register, call the shop:   440.984.6063.



1-5 Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, Howard Co. Fairgrounds, MD: Fair Isle Tams, Swedish Twined Fingerless Mitts, The Cowichan-Inspired Pullover, Norwegian Mittens.  Registration will open up mid-February.



3-8 Teaching in China!  Details to follow…

20-23 My Vermont Retreat: Maine Mittens: Glorious Patterning!

27-30  Mid-Atlantic Fiber Association (MAFA), Millersville, PA: Scottish Sanquhar Gloves.    Registration opens February 2, 2019.



7-21  Voyage of the Midnight Sun.  This cruise, sponsored by begins in Amsterdam and travels up the west coast of Norway, exploring the many gorgeous fjords this amazing country has to offer. See more info on my website here.  I’m teaching Traditional Beginnings (Historic Cast-Ons), The Norwegian Purl, Norwegian Mittens, Traditional Gansey Techniques, and Fair Isle Tams.


1-4 Tentative

17-18 OPEN



5-8   My Vermont Retreat: Swedish Twined Knitting: Texture, Color, and Sock Techniques

27-28  Knitters’ Day Out, Central Penn College near Harrisburg, PA. Registration opens in June, 2019.



12-13 Knitting Temptations, Dublin, OH: Introduction to Twined Knitting, Latvian Wristers, Traditional Gansey Techniques. Call the shop: (614) 734-0618.



Oct 31- 3    My Vermont Retreat: The Icelandic Lopapeysa

13-15  Vävstuga, Shelburne Falls, MA: The Danish Skrå-trøje. Registration will open in 2019.



7-8 OPEN


2020 Knitting Traditions Workshops


January 31 to February 22   Antarctica and South America Cruise.  This once-in-a-lifetime-cruise, sponsored by, 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 website.



20-22  TBA



26-28   TBA