Shakerag

Shakerag

I had the very good fortune to attend the Mason Dixon Knitting Getaway in the hills of Tennessee a couple of weeks ago. We stayed at St. Andrews-Sewanee School, a high-school boarding school that becomes home to the Shakerag Workshops for…

Knitting For Fun in Savannah

Knitting For Fun in Savannah

A couple of weeks ago I held my Knit For Fun Retreat in the beautiful historic district of Savannah, Georgia. Getting there was a little tough with 6 bags, all weighing 50 lbs, between my event coordinator Cindy Hallam and…

Scotland Recap

Scotland Recap

Last week I returned from a three-week trip to Scotland. For two of those three weeks I was on the inaugural  Lambs On The Run excursion, sponsored by Colorado yarn shops  LambShoppe and Longmont Yarn Shoppe. The other week I explored Edinburgh with…

Loops Love

Loops Love

Last weekend found me in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at the first-ever Loops Retreat. Loops owner Shelley Brander (far left in the teacher photo below) is a genius at creating community among knitters (and everyone else, I suspect). The teachers were Romi…

The Doctor Will Be In

The Doctor Will Be In

I’m excited to announce that his weekend I’ll be attending the Loops Retreat 2018 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The retreat will take place February 1 – 4 at the Doubletree Warren Place Hotel in Tulsa, just across the street from Loops…

Oh, Canada!

Oh, Canada!

The wait is over! Registration for my second Knit For Fun Retreat in Edmonton, Canada, is now open. Once again, this Canadian retreat will take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton, West Edmonton where warm woolies are welcome most of the…

Running With Lambs

Running With Lambs

In the I-can’t-believe-it’s-true category, I’ve been invited to be one of two teachers at the Lambs on the Run trip to Scotland this coming March!           The two-week trip, co-sponsored by Colorado shops LambShoppe and Longmont…

On the Road Again

On the Road Again

Wednesday I returned from a trip to the Pacific Northwest where I held my Knit For Fun Retreat in Vancouver, Washington, then spent a few days in Vancouver, British Columbia, for the Knit City Fibre Festival. I left with my…

Friday Night Fun in Vancouver, Washington

Friday Night Fun in Vancouver, Washington

I’m over-the-top excited to announce that two of the hottest podcasters in North America, The Grocery Girls (Tracy on the left and Jodi on the right), have accepted an invitation to join my Knit For Fun Retreat in Vancouver, Washington,…

On the Road Again

On the Road Again

  Tomorrow I head east to Maine, where I’ll teach Design Your Own Pleated Skirt at KnitWits in Portland on Saturday, August 27.  Then I’ll head to Bath, where I’ll teach at Halycon Yarn on Sunday, August 28 (Intro to…