2015 Calendar

 September 17, 2015 – For 30 years Green Mountain Spinnery has been creating yarns of the highest quality, helping to sustain regional sheep farming, and developing environmentally sound ways to process natural fibers. Maureen Clark will be our guest and will showcase their designs and richly colored, must-touch classic and contemporary yarns.

October 15, 2015 – Pam Allen, designer, editor and contributor to Vogue Knitting, Interweave Knits and author of Knitting For Dummies will be our guest. An open forum discussion of knitting, sweater design, and the challenges of making yarn in the US. Yarn, garments, and pictures to inspire you.

Workshop with Pam Allen: 1-4pm $40

 November 19, 2015 – Our guest is Nicky Epstein, a world renowned knitwear designer, teacher and author of over 20 bestselling books. Her knitting and crochet books range from highly original resource books, to historical books, to travel books, to Barbie Doll books, to amazingly creative design fashion/pattern books. Her innovative, fashionable, whimsical and award winning designs have appeared in every major knitwear magazine, in museums and on television, and she has taught classes to knitters around the world and hosted many Vogue Knitting Tours.

Workshop with Nicky Epstein:  1-4pm $45

Reminder: If you took a kit to knit a hat for Caps for Kids, bring the hat to this meeting! The Community Outreach committee will be collecting all items to deliver to Dana-Farber in time for distribution in December.

** Date Change** – December 10, 2015 – Annual Holiday Party – Knitting and cookies! Deborah Newton will introduce her new book.

 

 

 

 

Guest Speakers and Work Shop Presenters

Kathryn Alexander
Pam Allen
Veronik Avery
Eleanor Bernat
Ann Tucker Blake
June Bridgewater
Debbie Brisson
Nancy Bush
Lily Chin
Katherine Cobey
John Colony
Linda Daniels
Judith Durant
Jill Eaton
Nicky Epstein
Kaffe Fassett
Jacqueline Fee
Norah Gaughan
Lori Gayle
Alan Getz
Robin Hansen
Louisa Harding
Ann Hood
Jacqui Katzenberg
Barbara Kerr
Dr. Perri Klass
Barry Klein
Stefan Kreutz
Alice Lamb
Melissa Leapman
Lucy Lee
Jane Livingston
Brandon Mably
Annie MacKay
Virginia McGlynn
Sally Melville
Kathleen Mitchell
Annie Modesitt
Lucy Neatby
Deborah Newton
Kristin Nicholas
Pamela Parmal
Cathy Payson
Betsy Perry
Linda Pratt
Dorothy Ratigan
Tracy Robinson
Wren Ross
Donald Scope
Carla Scott
Judith Shangold
Fronia Simpson
Adriene Sloane
Candace Eisner-Strick
Irena Taytslin
Barbara Walker
Nancy Weisman
Betz White
Ellen Wood