Knitting Pipeline

I finished a few projects while attending the Mason-Dixon Summer Getaway at Shakerag in Sewanee TN:

Tchaikovsky Hat by Helen Stewart/CuriousHandmade and Close to you by Justyna Lorkowska.

My husband joined me at the end of the episode to discuss yogurt making. Recipe in the show notes.

Kindly sponsored by Quince & Co and KnitCircus Yarns. I am also a Craftsy Affiliate. Please consider visiting my web site before purchasing a Craftsy class or materials as I receive credit for it. Thank you!

Show notes are found at

Haste ye back!



Direct download: Episode_310_rev_Shakerag_Making_Yogurt.mp3
Category:Hobbies -- posted at: 10:00am CDT

Knitting Pipeline Eagle Crest Fall Retreat 2018

November 7-10, 2018

 Link to Registration form

Eagle Crest Camp and Retreat Center (A Ministry of the Salvation Army) is located in rural Washburn IL, along the hilly bluffs of the Illinois River. Eagle Crest is easily accessible by car, about a 30 min drive from Washington IL or Peoria. The address is 823 Columbia Rd, Washburn IL 61570.

  • Arrive Wednesday November 7, 2018 (check in time 3-5 PM)
  • Check out by 10 am Saturday, November 10, 2018.


Single Occupancy            $430.00

Double Occupancy (will have your own bed)               $330.00

$200 for commuters



  • 3 nights lodging in Heartland Lodge at Eagle Crest. Rooms are simple motel-style with private bath.
  • All meals from Wednesday dinner through Saturday breakfast.
  • Small, intimate retreat with lots of one-on-one time.
  • Your own Knitting Pipeline Retreat Bag.


Hosted by Paula Emons-Fuessle

Knitting Pipeline Podcast                           PrairiePiper on Ravelry


To Register:

  • Fill out the registration form and postmark no earlier than Friday, June 15, 2018 along with a check for $100. (This is a departure from previous retreat sign ups).
  • Registrations will be accepted after this pending space availability. I will confirm registration by email and on Ravelry by July 6.
  • Full payment is due by October 15, 2018 or you may pay in full at time of registration. Checks may not be cashed immediately so don't worry if your check has not cleared.


Please make check out to Paula Emons-Fuessle. Mail registration (page 3 only) and payment to Knitting Pipeline, PO Box 549, Washington IL 61571

Direct download: Episode_309_Eagle_Crest_Retreat_Information.mp3
Category:Hobbies -- posted at: 12:18pm CDT