Thursday 02/19/2015, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Opening Day Spotlight and Luncheon with Anna Zilboorg
Knitting a life in wild times
Episcopalian solitary and a scholar of sorts, has spent the last 30
years on a mountain top coming down occasionally, mainly to teach at
STITCHES. She has given us patterns in amazing colors, insights into the
glory of socks, and a technical discourse on the craft of knitting.
Through many decades of rapid change, she has watched the wax and wane
of the fiber world with some wry humor and a great deal of devotion,
seeing in it ultimately a microcosm of our best hopes for human
Join us for a romp through Anna's life and times and
her view of this ancient world of women's work—the work of making mere
necessity both beautiful and celebratory. Come away proud of your place
in it and confident of the contribution you make.
Then, join us for lunch teachers a la Carte stye.