Workshops

Weaving for Knitters Retreat in San Jose, June 19-22, 2017

Weaving for Knitters Retreat in San Jose, June 19-22, 2017

We have one spot left in this retreat.

For full information about our retreat, including how to register: 2017 Weaving for Knitters in San Jose PDF

In response to a chorus of requests for … More

Thursday, July 13, 2017, workshop at Green Planet Yarn in San Jose, CA

Thursday, July 13, 2017, workshop at Green Planet Yarn in San Jose, CA

Since 2001, I have written 5 books with innovative sock and footwear architecture and designs, and now I am obsessed with designing and knitting for the hand!

Imagine a fingerless mitt that is so … More

2017 Spring and Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island, WA

2017 Spring and Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island, WA

All 2017 retreats are sold out, but I am glad to put you on our wait list.  

I particularly love doing these retreats and sharing the beauty of the island where I am so … More

2017: A Sojourn in Peru, with the rare blessing of the Tinkuy Gathering, November 4-18

2017: A Sojourn in Peru, with the rare blessing of the Tinkuy Gathering, November 4-18

Ever since we took our first group to Peru in 2013, to the second Tinkuy, we’ve been hoping for another Tinkuy to share with people who care about sustaining textile traditions and the communities … More

Iceland in the Heart of Winter: Jan 21-30, 2018

Iceland in the Heart of Winter: Jan 21-30, 2018

Knitting and cooking classes, soaking in geothermal bliss, meeting Icelandic knitters, fantastic food, seeing the beautiful landscape, and feeling at home sweet home in our Reykjavik hotel…we can’t wait to return.

This will be … More

2018 Weaving for Knitters Island Retreats on San Juan Island, WA—a second year for both beginners and returnees!

2018 Weaving for Knitters Island Retreats on San Juan Island, WA—a second year for both beginners and returnees!

Come fall blissfully into this rabbit hole with us!

Sessions 1 and 2  (March 4-9 and 11-16) are for brand new weavers and sessions 3 and 4 (March 18-23 or April 8-13) are for … More

2018 Spring and Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island, WA

2018 Spring and Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island, WA

April 15-20 or 22-27         October 7-12, 14-19, or 21-26

I particularly love doing these retreats and sharing the beauty of the island where I am so fortunate to live. San Juan Island is closer … More