Workshops

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

Note: This trip sold out quickly, and we anticipate a similar trip in May of 2017.  Cat explains: “My brother Pecos, who wins the hearts of men, women, children, and dogs everywhere he goes, … More

Workshops at the Maiwa School of Textiles, Vancouver BC, September 14-18, 2016

Workshops at the Maiwa School of Textiles, Vancouver BC, September 14-18, 2016

The Maiwa School of Textiles grew out of their desire to share ideas, techniques and culture. They believe that the need to create is universal, and they seek to promote traditional techniques from around … More

2016 Fall Island Knitting Retreats in Friday Harbor, WA, October 2-7, 9-14, or 16-21

2016 Fall Island Knitting Retreats in Friday Harbor, WA, October 2-7, 9-14, or 16-21

Note: I have just a few fall openings left for this year. I particularly love doing these retreats and sharing the beauty of the island where I am so fortunate to live. San Juan … 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

This is our seventh trip to Peru since 2013, and will be the last one for a few more years, so if you want to join us now may be the time. We want … 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

Two 2017 Island Knitting Retreats in the Heart of Community, with Cat and Pecos on San Juan Island, WA, Feb 12-17 and Mar 12-17

Two 2017 Island Knitting Retreats in the Heart of Community, with Cat and Pecos on San Juan Island, WA, Feb 12-17 and Mar 12-17

For our second season of this style of Island Knitting Retreat, we are offering two dates because of the interest from knitters who love the idea of sharing intimate experiences on our home island

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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: Mar 26-31, 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 … 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