Knitting and crocheting are great activities that are even better with friends. In this episode, Liz and Zontee share tips on how to find a group in your area and how to start a group of your own. Our guest is Rita Weiss, president of the Crochet Guild of America, and she shares with us her thoughts on the benefits of joining your local knitting guild or crochet guild, as well as upcoming events like the Knit & Crochet Show.
Patterns mentioned by Liz & Zontee are:
We also talk about Worldwide Knit in Public Day, taking place on June 14th, as well as using the Lion Brand Club Finder and Charity Connection, and the Tree of Life Knit-Along on the Lion Brand Notebook.
Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life – Liz and Zontee give tips on throwing your own yarn-centric party. Group-friendly patterns recommended include:
To share your comments and thoughts, post a message on the blog, email to yarncraft [at] lionbrand [dot] com! Answer Liz’s question: Tell us your favorite summer yarncrafting memory.
Theme music is “Boy with a Coin” by Iron and Wine, from the PodSafe Music Network.
00:10 Intro and welcome
01:24 What’s on Liz & Zontee’s hooks & needles?
11:19 Interview with Rita Weiss
23:00 Stash This
31:30 Thanks to our guests