Ciao! Welcome to knitting in tuscany! Let the Tuscan countryside inspire you as we focus on relaxing and knitting during this week of workshops, delicious meals and time for renewal. Montisi is a medieval village full of magic. The Villa Maddalena, comfortable and cozy while boasting expansive rooms, views and old world charm, opens its doors onto the main village street, granting access to all the village has to offer: great restaurants, light shopping, incredible views and friendly inhabitants. Learn more. . .
The dates and teachers for 2014 are set and registration open. By popular demand, we’ve added two weeks in late spring at the peak of the season, before it gets hot. Whether the choice is spring or fall, spectacular programs are planned for 2014, so pick the dates that work for you. If you can [...]
May 31-Jun 7 & Oct 18-25, 2014 Explore Cables and Grapes, variations on traditional knitting while working a daily small project that allow creative stitching, fun and useful learning. Practical projects, learning techniques and fabulous results–all while under the Tuscan sun. Expect to come away with some practical projects to serve as wonderful memories of knitting in tuscany. There will be various levels [...]
View the photo book from 2013. The picture here was taken on a walk. Looking back at Montisi through a vineyard. A few days earlier they had picked the grapes.
May 24-31 & Oct 11-18, 2014 Wonderfully cushy and reversible, the brioche stitch is capturing a lot of attention due to its design possibilities. Nancy Marchant, aka Queen of Brioche, will be your step-by-step guide in Tuscany, teaching one-color and two-color brioche (reminiscent of rows of Tuscany wineyards), adding design elements like selvedge stitches, increases, [...]