Workshops

2015 Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island in Washington, October 4—9,  October 11—16, and October 18—23

2015 Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island in Washington, October 4—9, October 11—16, and October 18—23

(The 2015 fall retreats are sold out.) 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 to British … More

Knitting Sojourn in Peru with Cat and Pecos: November 5-15, 2015

Knitting Sojourn in Peru with Cat and Pecos: November 5-15, 2015

We invite you to travel the highlands of Peru and beyond for an intimate journey into nature, culture, and community. I am deeply and viscerally in love with Peru, its people, colors, textile artisans, … More

Iceland in the Heart of Winter with Cat and Pecos, January 23-30, 2016

Iceland in the Heart of Winter with Cat and Pecos, January 23-30, 2016

Iceland in the Heart of Winter—an adventure with Cat, Pecos, geothermal pools, and knitting!

Nearly everyone dreams of visiting Iceland someday, and we have designed a very special trip with the help of … More

February 11-14, 2016, Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat, Tacoma, WA

February 11-14, 2016, Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat, Tacoma, WA

This is how I feel at the Madrona Fiber Retreat!

Ever since 2002 when I first taught Socks Soar on Two Circular Needles at the Madrona Fiber Arts Winter Retreat in Gig Harbor, WA … More

An Island Knitting Retreat in the Heart of Community, with Cat and Pecos on San Juan Island, WA, March 20-25, 2016

An Island Knitting Retreat in the Heart of Community, with Cat and Pecos on San Juan Island, WA, March 20-25, 2016

We will gather for our first Island Knitting Retreat in the Heart of Community beside a lake in an evergreen forest on beautiful San Juan Island, Washington for a week of indoor and outdoor … More

2016 Spring Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island in Washington, April 3—8, April 10—15, and April 17—22, 2016

2016 Spring Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island in Washington, April 3—8, April 10—15, and April 17—22, 2016

The second and third 2016 Spring retreats are now full.  There are spots available in the first one.

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

May 9-19, 2016: Savor the Nooks and Crannies of Ireland with Cat & Pecos

May 9-19, 2016: Savor the Nooks and Crannies of Ireland with Cat & Pecos

We are crazy excited about our 2016 Ireland trip. 

Cat explains: “My brother Pecos, who wins the hearts of men, women, children, and dogs everywhere he goes, spent ten friendly days in Ireland recently … More

Let the River Carry You Knitting Retreat, San Juan Bautista, CA, sometime in 2016

Let the River Carry You Knitting Retreat, San Juan Bautista, CA, sometime in 2016

Similar to the Island Knitting Retreats that Cat has been leading for many years, which are often sold out many months in advance, this shorter Knitting Retreat will be easy to get to if … More

2016 Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island in Washington, October 2—7, 9-14, and 16-21

2016 Fall Island Knitting Retreats on San Juan Island in Washington, October 2—7, 9-14, and 16-21

 

The first 2016 Fall Retreat is now full.  There are still spots available in the second and third 2016 retreats.

The photos show a few of my Versatildes – and I always teach … More

Knitting Sojourn in Peru with Cat and Pecos: November 3-13, 2016

Knitting Sojourn in Peru with Cat and Pecos: November 3-13, 2016

We invite you to travel the highlands of Peru and beyond for an intimate journey into nature, culture, and community. We are deeply and viscerally in love with Peru, its people, colors, textile artisans, … More