Pricey knitters close to and much,
We’re joyful to share the information that registration is now open for the fourth annual Shakerag Knitting Getaway, a part of Shakerag Workshops in Sewanee, Tennessee.
We cordially invite you to hitch us for a gathering that may be a stunning factor in an exquisite place. We promise you essentially the most cordial welcome possible—we stay for this opportunity to be with you. At the latest Getaway in June, we welcomed knitters from greater than 30 states, with many coming solo, figuring out it is a welcoming, particular place. In the event you’ve by no means had the prospect to go to this a part of the world, we actually hope you’ll be a part of us.
When: June 8-11, 2022.
The place: The campus of St. Andrews-Sewanee Faculty in Sewanee, Tennessee, about 90 miles southeast of Nashville.
How: Learn all about it and register proper right here.
What: The Shakerag Knitting Getaway is a real escape: a couple of stunning days for knitters to collect on the St. Andrew’s-Sewanee campus to get pleasure from: good meals, stunning pure environment, knitting, and one another.
THIS IS THE PATH FROM THE CLASSROOMS TO THE DINING HALL.
There can be heaps to do, or not.
You may join each exercise, or some, or none—precisely as you would like.
The fixed can be leisure and knitting within the firm of knitters. We’re planning on laughing quite a bit.
Please notice: the schedule continues to be in formation, however it’s going to go one thing like this.
Arrive on Wednesday afternoon in time for Completely happy Hour and a scrumptious supper within the eating corridor.
On Thursday and Friday, all individuals could have these choices, with time to do all of them if desired:
- 4 completely different workshops with academics you’ll love and admire.
- Restorative yoga.
- Hikes within the stunning forest of the Cumberland Plateau.
these two tiny individuals are shakeraggers, having the time of their lives.
Every night will start with a Completely happy Hour, adopted by one of many regionally sourced dinners for which Shakerag Workshops is beloved.
The Eating Corridor is WHERE THINGS LIKE BREAD PUDDING SHOW UP.
Night leisure can be one thing the place knitting is inspired.
On Saturday morning, we’ll have one final scrumptious breakfast and say our goodbyes.
Why Are We Doing This?
Time is the best luxurious. We crave the freedom of time spent near nature, free of the logistics of every day life, surrounded by pleasant faces, in an ambiance that’s each thrilling and enjoyable.
In brief, it’s a uncommon expertise for which the phrase bliss truly appears correct.
Everybody takes footage of the coneflowers at Shakerag. It’s a rule.
Dorm candy dorm.
Particulars for the weekend (and for the 2 subsequent weeks of Shakerag programming) might be discovered right here. (Spoiler alert: we get to stay in dorms!)
Participation within the Shakerag Knitting Getaway is proscribed to 110 individuals.
Registration is open now.
Shakerag will notify registrants of their acceptance by the week of September 1.
If we’ve got greater than 110 registrants earlier than August 22, we’ll choose 110 individuals by lottery, and the remaining registrants can be positioned on a ready checklist.
What’s It Like At Shakerag?
For extra images and a style of the Shakerag expertise, right here’s a peek at this yr’s gathering. Lots of knitters come solo, which we encourage. For everybody’s peace of thoughts, proof of vaccination is required.
We hope to see you there, and make our digital joyful place an actual place, for one lengthy weekend.
Ann and Kay