Registration is now open for the Laura Ricketts workshops, Sámi Knitted Mitten Techniques and Skolt Sámi Motifs, on Sunday, October 18, 2015. Please click on this link: Laura Ricketts Workshops for full information and registration form.
Laura Ricketts is a designer, teacher, author, and TV show host for In the Loop with Laura. Her history and education background fuels her articles and teaching. A world expert on Sámi knitting, Laura’s work has been featured in Knitsy online magazine, PieceWork, Knitting Traditions, BÁIKI: The North-American Sámi Journal, the What Would Madame Defarge Knit? book series and the upcoming Midwestern Knits! She has lectured and taught at Finnfest, the Nordic Knitting conference in Seattle and Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum as well as at knit stores and yarn gatherings. She lives in north-central Indiana.
Posted in News by Barb Lind for Shelley Hermanson on Aug 19th, 2015
As a special part of Yarnover, there is a Meet the Teacher Dinner on Friday, April 22, 2016, at the Minneapolis Marriott West Hotel. As has become the custom in recent years, we have a keynote speaker. Insert drumroll here: To celebrate our thirtieth anniversary, the esteemed Knitting Goddess, Meg Swansen, will deliver said address.
Posted in News by Barb Lind for Shelley Hermanson on Aug 6th, 2015
Here is the long awaited list of teachers for our 30th anniversary - Yarnover XXX
Susan B. Anderson Anne Berk JC Briar Nancy Bush Lily Chin Mercedes Tarasovich-Clark Carson Demers Romi Hill Melissa Leapman Patty Lyons Mary Jane Mucklestone Lucy Neatby Sarah Peasley Beth Brown Reinsel Theresa Schabes
Posted in News by Barb Lind for Linnea Geiger on Jul 1st, 2015
Join the Minnesota Knitters' Guild at the "Great Minnesota Get-together" on August 27. We will be in the Creative Activities Building, near the Fair's East Gate, between 9am and 9pm. Join us to discover arm knitting, cast on techniques and view the members' creations. While you are there find out about our meetings and how you can join the Guild to take your knitting to the next level.
Posted in News by Barb Lind for Sheri Braun on Jun 24th, 2015
We regret that, due to unforeseen circumstances, the Marie Mayhew workshops have been cancelled. Class fees for those who have signed up will be reimbursed. If you have any questions please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get the most out of your love of knitting! Membership benefits include pre-registration for Yarnover, a subscription to our quarterly Cable Gram, organized public service projects and camaraderie with fellow knitters. Annual dues are $30.