I am a free-lance designer and instructor specializing in the techniques of Fair Isle. I have been published in Sterling Publications, Creative Knitting, Simply Shetland, and Plymouth Yarn, Vogue Knitting Fall 2010, Designer Knitting Fall 2010 and several 6th and Spring books. I teach at LYS and Conventions such as Sew Expo and Stitches West. I was a featured instructor on Debbie Macomber's Stitch and Sail cruise to Alaska. I love sharing my knowledge of knitting and being with my family and friends.
I have exclusive book published by Leisure Arts 2012 called, "I Can't Believe I'm Fair Isle Knitting." It contains six designs as well teaching the techniques of Fair Isle..
My new book "I Can't Believe I'm Fair Isle Knitting"
With this thorough guidebook from Sheila G. Joynes, you can easily learn Fair Isle knitting and gradually expand your skill level while making a colorful cowl and hats for the family. Everything you need to know about Fair Isle knitting is here. As a special feature, you can personalize the color keys, making it easy to use the yarn colors of your choice. To inspire you, we have shown two color versions each for five of the six fun projects: Garden Cowl, Columbia River Ear Flap Hat, Autumn Beanie, Little Sophia's Hat, and Ginger's Slouch Hat. The final and most advanced project is Cranberry Rose Hat.