Workshops

Two-day workshop June 28-29, 2019 at Wythe Yarn Shop in Wytheville, VA

Two-day workshop June 28-29, 2019 at Wythe Yarn Shop in Wytheville, VA

A year ago four of the staff from Wythe Yarn Shop traveled all the way to Bremen, Georgia, to take a workshop with me, and we so enjoyed one another that this summer I … More

Woolgathering Retreat in Bremen, Georgia, July 8-10, 2019

Woolgathering Retreat in Bremen, Georgia, July 8-10, 2019

This is the second year for the 3-day Woolgathering Retreat, held at Trillium Vineyards in Bremen, Georgia. Imagine luxuriating in a beautiful air-conditioned space inside a winery, in a lush green vineyard with Baby … More

Restorative Year's End Island Knitting Retreats, Fall 2019

Restorative Year’s End Island Knitting Retreats, Fall 2019

Dates: Oct 6-11, Oct 13-18, Oct 20-25,or Oct 27-Nov 1. 

Held in Friday Harbor, on San Juan Island, Washington.

These retreats carry a special focus dear to my heart, and I hope, to your … More

Grand Canyon Retreat with Cat Bordhi and Carson Demers, November 7-11, 2019

Grand Canyon Retreat with Cat Bordhi and Carson Demers, November 7-11, 2019

A decade ago I designed my Wherewithall Vest. When I wore it to my island knitting retreats, my students begged for the pattern, and so about a year ago I began to develop just … More

Iceland in the Cozy Heart of Winter: January 19-February 3, 2020

Iceland in the Cozy Heart of Winter: January 19-February 3, 2020

Counting the days until we are in our beloved Iceland once more, hopefully with you!

Knitting and cooking classes, soaking in geothermal bliss, meeting Icelandic knitters, fantastic food, seeing the magnificent landscape, and feeling … More

2020 Let the River Carry You Knitting Retreats, Friday Harbor, Washington

2020 Let the River Carry You Knitting Retreats, Friday Harbor, Washington

February 23 to 28 or March 1 to 5    (February retreat is full.)

This is the first year I am opening these special retreats to the public. Each February for the past four years, … More

2020 Weaving for Knitters Retreats, Friday Harbor, on San Juan Island, Washington

2020 Weaving for Knitters Retreats, Friday Harbor, on San Juan Island, Washington

Three dates to choose from:

March 8-13, March 15-20, and March 29-April 3

I’ve now taught close to two hundred curious knitters how to weave, and what a joy it is. In fact, my … More

2020 Springtime Island Knitting Retreat, Friday Harbor, Washington, April 5-10

2020 Springtime Island Knitting Retreat, Friday Harbor, Washington, April 5-10

Join us as springtime blossoms on the island, with daffodils, flowering fruit trees, lambs, green leaves growing more visible day by day, and a feeling of freshness and new beginnings. I’ll announce the knitting … More

2020 Restorative Year's End Knitting Retreats in Friday Harbor, Washington

2020 Restorative Year’s End Knitting Retreats in Friday Harbor, Washington

Four dates to choose from:

Oct 4-9, Oct 11-16, Oct 18-23, or Oct 25-30

For full details: 2020 Restorative Knitting Retreats

Several years ago, I initiated a new retreat theme dear to my heart. … More

A Third Magical Scottish Sojourn with Jim and Cat, April 18-May 4, 2020

A Third Magical Scottish Sojourn with Jim and Cat, April 18-May 4, 2020

In 2020 we’ll lead our third Magical Scottish Sojourn to Aberdeen, the Isle of Skye, and the Shetland Islands. Make yourself a nice cuppa tea as you sit down to read through our *
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