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…

Raffle Winner

Raffle Winner

Thanks to all of you who expressed interest in my books! And congratulations to all of the eagle eyes that noticed I mentioned that I’d announce a winner before the end of the raffle! That’s what I get for not…

Raffle Time

Raffle Time

I realized that it’s been quite a few months since I’ve offered a free book. So, it’s raffle time again! Tell me which of my books you’d like to win and I’ll include you in a drawing for a free…

Socks in Progress

Socks in Progress

I admit to having more than my share of handknitted socks. At last count there were 32 “active” pairs and another 38 pairs in my workshop/gift bin. That’s 70 pairs for a total of 140 individual socks! Still, I find…

Teacher Spotlight: Veera Valimaki

Teacher Spotlight: Veera Valimaki

I’m very pleased to announce that Veera Välimäki will be the third teacher (along with Nancy Bush and Andrea Rangel) at my Knit For Fun Retreat in La Jolla, California, September 19 – 22. I first met Veera a couple…

Nancy Bush

Teacher Spotlight: Nancy Bush

I thought it would be nice to highlight the three teachers I have lined up for my Knit For Fun Retreat in La Jolla, California, this fall. Nancy Bush, Andrea Rangel, and Veera Valamaki will all be spreading their wisdom…

Knitters, We Have A Winner!

Knitters, We Have A Winner!

A lot of you responded to the Knitting Ganseys raffle and I’m sorry that I only have one copy to give away. The random-number generator chose Cheryl, who wrote: “I’d be tickled to win this book. I met Beth years…

A Very Good Book!

A Very Good Book!

When Beth Brown-Reinsel wrote the first edition of Knitting Ganseys twenty-five years ago, I was on the editorial staff at Interweave Press. Hers was the first book manuscript I had the pleasure of reading. I was so taken with the…

Knitters, We Have a Winner!

Knitters, We Have a Winner!

Thanks to all of you for your well wishes and nice comments about my books! The winner of the raffle is Sheila Malcolm, who wrote on August 8: “Bonjour, Ann! Thanks for this offer. I’m interested in Simple Style. I’ve…