October 2014

Compatto Yarn Salon, Santa Monica

Compatto Yarn Salon, Santa Monica

I’ll be visiting Compatto Yarn Salon in Santa Monica, California next week. The Tempest trunk show is traveling with me and I’ll be signing books as well as chatting about the designs and techniques in the book. October 23, 2 to 6 p.m. Compatto Yarn Salon 2112 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA (310) 453-2130 The lovely ladies at Compatto have pulled together an afternoon of refreshments for my visit, culminating with wine and cheese in the late afternoon. If you’re in the read more

Tempest Blog Tour

Tempest Blog Tour

To celebrate the release of Tempest, join us as the book tours around to a wonderful line up of blogs. There will be lots of giveaways along the way. The blogs featured will be taking different approaches to their posts—there will be interviews, reviews, a look at tech editing, a discussion of sizes for ample knitters and knitted projects. To raise your chances of winning a digital copy of the book, join us at each stop and give your love to the marvelous bloggers who are hosting us. The tour begins tomorrow so fasten your seatbelt, raise your read more

Tempest, the Book

Tempest, the Book

For the past several months I’ve been deeply immersed in an exciting project. Felicia Lo, of SweetGeorgia Yarns and I have collaborated together to publish a book! Inspired by the idea of the Tempest. Rainstorms. Tides rise and fall. Waves ebb and flow. Storms rage and we seek refuge from the wild and fierce Tempest. These design embody both the shelter and the storm. Tempest is a beautifully photographed, 84-page book including 11 patterns along with photo tutorials and tips to make hand knits that will be cherished. Online sales will begin next week. In read more