arachne_knits

Hawaii

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Started knitting as child but didn't progress til college in New York. Mom, grandmothers and aunts are/ were skilled knitters. I got a slow start because we moved to Hawaii when I was very young and it was hard to find a reason to knit (and good yarn was even harder to come by). When I really started traveling, I needed knit garments and was able to find yarn. I make simple garments, lots of hats and baby blankets for our local hospitals. My ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

20 Essential Cooking Techniques
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Complete Knife Skills
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Foundations of Double Knitting
My First Socks
Blocking Handknits
Seaming Handknits
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Knit Lab: In the Round
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
My First Sweater
Explorations In Cables
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Improve Your Knitting
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Homestyle Pan Sauces
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
New Directions in Lace
Knit Lab
Fit Your Knits
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sweater Surgery
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Handknit Garment Design
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Lace Shawl Design
Knit to Flatter
Lace from the Inside Out
Know Your Wool
Mastering Cable Design
Mittens and Gloves Galore
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Custom Yoke Sweater
Custom Cabled Pullovers
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Knitting With Beads
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Hats Four Ways
Celtic Cables
Creative Cabled Necklines
The Fair Isle Vest
Short Rows
Entrelac Knitting
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Wee Ones
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

4 Class Projects

Class: Custom Yoke Sweater
with Amy Detjen

Class: Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
with Amy Detjen

Class: Mastering Lace Shawls
with Laura Nelkin

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