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Knitting is my passion! I also play bagpipes in a competition pipe band. These two subjects, plus a love of nature and learning, are what I like to talk about each week.

Knitting is my passion! I also play bagpipes in a competition pipe band. These two subjects, plus a love of nature and learning, are what I like to talk about each week.

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Knitting is my passion! I also play bagpipes in a competition pipe band. These two subjects, plus a love of nature and learning, are what I like to talk about each week.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 337 Journal #2

4/5/2020
My husband, Bob, joined me for a casual chat about what we are doing. He is always improving his coffee making ritual. Our word for the week is "wraith". We are seeing just a few signs of spring in our woods. I am in a major decluttering mode. Enjoy, Paula and Bob

Duration:00:48:13

Episode 336 Our First Journal

3/6/2020
I've been thinking of doing a journal style episode for a while so here it is. For the first time ever some of the audio just didn't record. I learned a lot in this first attempt. I hope you enjoy. My husband, Bob, joined me in conversation about nature, words, books, and what's been going on with my knitting. Thanks for listening.

Duration:00:34:53

Episode 335 Shades of Indigo

2/5/2020
Thank you to everyone who has contributed to my campaign to raise funds for ovarian cancer research by Dr. Katherine Fuh. I am knitting Cobblestone #4 by Jared Flood. I knitted 2 Toadstool Dolls by Susan B Anderson for my granddaughters to play with at Christmas and Miss Marple by Nadia Crétin-LéChenne for my 2 year old granddaughter. I also share books I’ve been reading with an unintentional indigo theme. This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint...

Duration:00:44:23

Episode 334 Do All the Good You Can

12/12/2019
Please consider donating to fund ovarian cancer research by Dr. Katherine Fuh at Washington University, St. Louis MO. Make check payable to Washington University. Your donation is tax deductible. Mail to Knitting Pipeline, PO Box 549 Washington IL 61571. You can follow me on CaringBridge. Thank you to the knitters at the Knitting Pipeline Maine Retreat for starting this fundraiser! My husband joins me in this episode. I finished Cobblestone #3 by Jared Flood and am abandoning my...

Duration:00:55:12

Episode 333 Embroidery Meets Knitting

10/25/2019
I finished lengthening the Odette Hoodies for my granddaughters. In order to distract from a different dye lot of Quince & Co Lark, I added a kangaroo pocket and embellished with embroidery. I share with you how I added the pockets and I give some embroidery tips. My husband joins me in this episode for Nature Notes, In The Pipeline, and High Note/Low Note. This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint Affiliate. Bluprint offers affordable online classes and...

Duration:01:12:55

Episode 332 Maine and Repair Tips

10/2/2019
I finished Cobblestone #2 and started on #3. I share how I lengthened the Odette Hoodies by Carrie Bostick Hoge. These fit my granddaughters perfectly right now but they needed a few more inches in the body of the sweater. The Knitting Pipeline Retreat in Kennebunk, Maine was fabulous, as always! I share some highlights from the retreat. This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint Affiliate. Bluprint offers affordable online classes and supplies. When you use...

Duration:00:29:25

Episode 331 Toast to Good Health!

8/21/2019
I finished Cobblestone #2 and want to start on a third one. I am knitting on my Northeasterly strips and started a pair of mittens for The Maine Mitten Project. The CT I had on August 8 showed no signs of cancer, ovarian or otherwise. Praise God! Thank you for your support throughout my treatments. This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co and Knitcircus Yarns. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint Affiliate. Bluprint offers affordable online classes and supplies. When you use the link in the...

Duration:00:37:40

Episode 330 Momo’s Knitting

7/31/2019
Today’s episode is very special to me as I remember my grandmother on the 121 anniversary of her birthday, her knitting, and life lessons she taught me. I also share how I met Elizabeth Zimmermann both in her books and real life and how she became my knitting mentor through our exchange of letters over a period of years. Thank you for listening! This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co and Knitcircus Yarns. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint Affiliate. Bluprint offers affordable online...

Duration:00:32:44

Eagle Crest Retreat Information

7/22/2019
Knitting Pipeline Eagle Crest Retreat October 30-Nov 2, 2019 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. Single Occupancy $430.00 Double Occupancy (will have your own bed) $330.00 $200 for commuters Includes: Complete information and...

Duration:00:09:01

Episode 329 Back in the Saddle

7/17/2019
Thank you to all of you for your prayers and well wishes! Also, thank you for coming back to listen after my surgery and last 3 treatments. Your support means so much to me and my family! I share modifications that I made on my first Cobblestone and I am halfway through Cobblestone #2 by Jared Flood. I share a knitting disaster with my husband’s Norwegian Ljuskofte. My husband joins me for Nature Notes, The Blethering Room, In The Pipeline, and High note Low Note. This episode is sponsored...

Duration:00:52:14

Episode 328 My Nature Co-host Joins Me

4/26/2019
I am almost finished with the Cobblestone by Jared Flood. My husband and I talk about our nature walks, activities we did when our family came to visit, and some of what we are watching. This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co and Knitcircus Yarns. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint Affiliate. Bluprint offers affordable online classes and supplies. When you use the link in the sidebar on my blog before purchasing I receive a small percentage of your purchase at no extra cost to you. Thank...

Duration:00:44:21

Episode 327 Maine Retreat 2019

4/11/2019
Links to registration information is available in the blog post, in both Ravelry Groups, and here. Knitting Pipeline Maine Retreat 2019 September 22-26, 2019 Sunday 2:00 PM through Thursday 11:00 AM

Duration:00:06:53

Episode 326 Tomten Jacket, Millie Doll

4/9/2019
In this episode I talk about progress on the Cobblestone by Jared Flood using Elizabeth Zimmermann Percentage System; the classic Tomten Jacket by Elizabeth Zimmermann; and Millie Doll by Susan B Anderson with Quince & Co. This episode is sponsored by Quince & Co and Knitcircus Yarns. Knitting Pipeline is a Bluprint Affiliate. Bluprint offers affordable online classes and supplies. When you use the link in the sidebar on my blog before purchasing I receive a small percentage of your...

Duration:00:36:48

Episode 325 Ides of March

3/17/2019
Show notes are found at www.knittingpipeline.com. You can find me on Ravelry as PrairiePiper and on Instagram and YouTube as KnittingPipeline. There are two groups on Ravelry, Knitting Pipeline and Knitting Pipeline Retreats. Come join us there!

Duration:00:31:40

Episode 324 Surprise Episode

2/1/2019
In this episode I share my holiday travel knitting, Galiano Socks by Tracie Millar, and projects I am working on. The February Retreat in Washington IL Feb 15-16 is still on and we have openings! I plan on being there at least part of the time. This episode did not have many notes and I jump around a little bit. I hope you understand. Thanks you so much for all your well wishes since I shared my diagnosis of ovarian cancer. I am feeling strong even though I got a little teary at the end...

Duration:00:34:26

Episode 323 A Necessary Break

1/27/2019
This is a 5 minute update on what is going on in my life and why I will be podcasting sporadically for a while. Haste ye back and hold your knitting close! Paula

Duration:00:05:54

Episode 322 February Retreat Information

1/4/2019
This episode contains registration information for the Knitting Pipeline Retreat. February 15-16, 2019 Crossroads United Methodist Church Washington IL 61571 Fee is $30! Registration links are on the blog at www.knittingpipeline.com and in the Knitting Pipeline Retreats Group on Ravelry.

Duration:00:07:13

Episode 321 A Look Back and a Meet Up

12/18/2018
You are invited to a meet up on Thursday, December 27, 2018 in Cary NC (Raleigh). Greg and Pam of the Unraveling Podcast and I will be at Warm N Fuzzy, a wonderful yarn shop in Cary from 10:30 AM to noon followed by lunch in the area. You are welcome to join us for all or part of that time. I share a portion of my talk delivered last week at the Madison Knitters’ Guild. Welcome to new listeners and Instagram followers from Madison! I finished Cabled Baby Hat and Mittens Set by Paulina...

Duration:00:39:42

Episode 320 Norwegian Purl, Feb Retreat Update

12/5/2018
I finished the Rodeo Drive Poncho by Staci Perry and my third pair of Zigzagular Socks by Susie White. I share my thoughts on the Norwegian Purl and an update on the Knitting Pipeline February Retreat. Nature Notes and a giveaway from www.cherylbeckerich.com round out the show. Kindly sponsored by Quince & Co and KnitCircus Yarns. I am also a Craftsy/Bluprint Affiliate. Please consider visiting my web site before purchasing a Craftsy class or materials as I receive credit for it. Thank...

Duration:00:33:51

Episode 319 Advent Calendar DIY

11/19/2018
I share highlights from the Knitting Pipeline Eagle Crest Retreat and nature notes from the retreat and home. We made Advent DIY Advent Calendars and swapped so we don’t know who is getting ours or whose we have received. We made an extra calendar which is in a drawing in the Knitting Pipeline Ravelry Group. Finished knitting projects are another Close to You by Justyna Lorkowska in Dyabolical Lovely Sock and dishcloths that I’m testing out for my Wednesday night group. Crazy Eights...

Duration:00:29:05