Workshops

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

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

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 a weaving retreat in San Jose, like those … More

Iceland in the Heart of Winter with Cat and Pecos, Jan 21-30, 2017

Iceland in the Heart of Winter with Cat and Pecos, Jan 21-30, 2017

Because our Icelandic friend Valdi convinced us that winter in his native land is the best season of all, we led our first “Winter in the Heart of Iceland” trip last January and can’t … More

Brand new for 2017! Weaving for Knitter Retreats on San Juan Island, WA, February & March, 2017

Brand new for 2017! Weaving for Knitter Retreats on San Juan Island, WA, February & March, 2017

Above you see my 90-year-old mother (who taught me to knit) and my brother Pecos about one hour into learning to weave on rigid heddle looms. This summer I finally fell all the way … 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

Spring: April 2-7 or 9-14  

Fall: October 1-6, 8-13, or 15-19   

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

Welcome Home, Here and Now: Retreats in San Jose, CA

Welcome Home, Here and Now: Retreats in San Jose, CA

We’ll gather daily at Pecos’s private home in the Willow Glen neighborhood of San Jose, California, to enjoy locally sourced organic meals and activities from ice-cream-making to Moebius knitting to events with special guests.  … More

2018 Island Knitting Retreats in the Heart of Community, with Cat and Pecos on San Juan Island, WA

2018 Island Knitting Retreats in the Heart of Community, with Cat and Pecos on San Juan Island, WA

We hope to offer this style of Island Knitting Retreat again in 2018, based on the great success of our first one in 2016, when we shared intimate experiences on our home island and

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