The ruminations of an artist on art & quilts, beading, knitting, drawing, painting, printmaking, bookmaking are all my passions, I love to explore creating....

Friday, August 07, 2009

Mad Mad Hatter

This summer when I wasn't cooking, picking berries, painting or reading ---I was knitting--hats! I find knitting hats very satisfying for 2 reasons:
1) I can finish one fairly quickly--so there is almost instant gratification
2) I can play around and make each one unique---so I never get bored knitting the same thing over and over
Plus, they make great gifts....

"Knitting is a boon for those of us who are easily bored. I take my knitting everywhere to take the edge off of moments that would otherwise drive me stark raving mad." ~Stephanie Pearl-McPhee,
At Knit's End: Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much


Granny Smith said...

I really like these hats! I'm looking forward to getting acquainted with you and your various arts.


Julie Jordan Scott said...

I am just learning to knit and don't do anything near as cool as these hats! Hopefully SOMEDAY!