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Book Signing, Meet & Greet with Stephen West (SOLD OUT)

February 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Be one of the first to see the new Westknits book, Hiberknitting! This book is available in print exclusively through the shops on Stephen West’s tour. Stephen will be showing off all of the designs from this new book and all participants in this event will among the first to see them!

Stephen will give an inspiring presentation on how he works with yarns, textures, and shapes followed by a book signing of both Westknits Bestknits books and, of course, his newest book. After the book signing, Stephen will be available to help you shop for colors and yarns for your next Westknits project.

You can also shop for special Westknits merchandise during this event!

About Stephen West

Stephen West’s shawl designs and innovative use of color have helped him become an internationally recognized and respected designer.
Stephen was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He studied dance at the University of Illinois, where he encountered his first local yarn store, Klose Knit in Urbana. The creative atmosphere of that local shop spurred Stephen to start designing patterns, and he was soon featured in Knitty’s fall 2009 issue with his Colonnade Shawl. Not long after, he moved to Amsterdam, publishing more patterns and launching a series of pattern books under the name Westknits. He continues to produce pattern books and hosts several online knit-alongs each year. His simple, clean, architectural designs have now been knitted by thousands of knitters all around the world.
Stephen has taught workshops throughout the United States and internationally in Finland, Denmark, Germany, Italy, France, Israel, Iceland, UK, and Amsterdam where he co-owns Stephen & Penelope, a yarn boutique in the city center.
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