Thank you to everyone who filled out the survey last week! It was so interesting to see what backgrounds and experiences make up our community of knitters. Congrats to Renae D. who won a free class this semester for filling out the survey!
Where did you learn to knit?
Are you married?
How often do you knit?
What else do you do?
I was so inspired by all of your responses to what had first made you want to learn to knit. So many of you expressed a desire to make something with your own hands and be creative. Others were inspired by a family of knitters and wanted to follow in the foosteps of relatives. So many others wanted to pick up something crafty or find a new hobby. (what, surfing YouTube isn’t enough for you all?)
As for why we all continue to knit…one word appeared over and over again in the responses: