Yarn Support

Yarn Support

Dear friends, I do hope you and yours are safe and well. The corona virus epidemic has certainly changed life as we know it. The practice of social distancing has its challenges, but I’m keeping up with friends and family…

Book Winner(s)!

Book Winner(s)!

Thank you all for jumping in the raffle for one of my books. It’s especially nice for me to see so many comments on a blog post! The winner is Roxanne Smart, who wrote: “Scarf Style 2 would be a…

Raffle Time!

Raffle Time!

It’s raffle time again! In appreciation for the joys I get from knitting and helping people knit, I’d like to give away one of my books. Tell me which title you’d like to win and why, and I’ll enter your…

Port Townsend Swing Pullover

Port Townsend Swing Pullover

I’m quite thrilled to announce my latest design, Port Townsend Swing Pullover, which debuts just in time for the Bazaar Girls Getaway Retreat 2020 in Port Townsend, Washington. This pullover version of my top-down Port Townsend Swing Cardigan features a V-neck,…

Looking Forward to the Longest Day

Looking Forward to the Longest Day

As more of my friends and family become victim to Alzheimer’s disease, I find myself more passionate about the fight against it. That’s why I’ve registered to take part on The Longest Day this June 20th to raise awareness (and…

An Inspiring Book

An Inspiring Book

I’ve been in a bit of a nesting/cleaning mode the past few weeks. So far, I’ve gone through 80% of the closets, drawers, and cabinets in my house (excluding my yarn stash) and have donated boxes and bags of excess…

Tune In for Off The Cuff

Tune In for Off The Cuff

If you’re interested in joining in a live interactive interview with me, you’ll get your chance Saturday, February 8 at 3:00pm Pacific Time. My interviewer will be Suzanne Bryan, a TKGA Master Hand Knitter who has served several years as…

Budding Van Gogh

Budding Van Gogh

Spoiler Alert: This post has nothing to do with knitting. A few nights ago a group of four of us joined about twenty other budding artists at Posh Splat, Boulder’s local paint and wine studio. Back in my formative school…

Not Home for the Holidays

Not Home for the Holidays

This year my husband and I turned from tradition and did not stay home for the holidays. Instead, we went to New Zealand where we met up with Twin 1 and his most excellent girlfriend, who are following the Te…

Registration is Open!

Registration is Open!

The third Knit For Fun Retreat in Edmonton, Canada, is now open for registration! Once again we’ll partner with River City Yarns in Edmonton, and because we like it so much, we’ll return to the DoubleTree by Hilton, in West…