Anna is originally from the west-coast of Sweden, but has traded the rugged cliffs of Bohuslän for the Canadian wilderness. She is located in the rural parts of Ottawa and spends her summers knitting by Burridge Lake.
In her knitting, Anna enjoys variety more than anything else – from intricate lace to sprawling cables, and differences in colour and texture. Her new book, Ancient Egypt in Lace and Color contains 12 patterns and the Egyptian myths that inspired the designs.
Shaping Shawls, explains the construction of different shapes of lace shawls, and includes 10 patterns to illustrate the concept. It is a wonderful resource for anyone who would like to design their own lace shawls, and want to understand how to construct the various shapes. Additionally, it can help people who love to knit lace gain a better understanding of the design process and different constructions. More….
Anna is the designer of the Mystic shawls and enjoys knitalongs where she can meet knitters from all over the world
All of her patterns are available as immediate pdf downloads. Should you ever have any questions, free email support is available.
Read more about her knitting adventures on her blog.