Sticks & String Podcast
A podcast by an Australian bloke who knits
This week we have the promised interview with Michelle Griffin of intro music fame. (The link takes you to her blog.)
The Southern Summer of Socks is starting here and you can email to take part here.
The natural dyeing day is going to be on 3 November up in the Blue Mountains, contact me if you'd like further details.

What's happening
Courthouse Stitch'n'Bitch   Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Meantime Knitters at the London Knitting & Stitchi   Alexandra Palace, London
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division)   3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
South East Animal Fiber Fair   Asheville, North Carolina 26 - 28 October
Studio 49 Fibre Retreat   A fibre arts retreat that Old Oak Ranch Sonora 16 to 18 November 2007 (pendria AT sbcglobal DOT net)
Sydney Sity Klickers   Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show's music
James Edwards    Cabarios     (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Books
The Chopin Manuscript  by 15 different authors (link)
The Principles of Knitting  by June Hemmons Hiatt (link)
Other
Escape Pod  from Steve Eley (link)

The show will be back on the weekend of 3/4 November with series 5.

You can contact me at david AT sticksandstring DOT com DOT au or
podcast AT sticksandstring DOT com DOT au
I'm on Ravelry as DavidReidy.
I'm sure that you know to replace the at with AT with @ and DOT with . but maybe the spam bots won't.
Direct download: Show_40_-_Sticks_and_String.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:14 AM

The links for the Japanese knitting books at Amazon Japan are here, here and here.
Sarah Bradberry's website is here.
If you're in the Sydney area and want to have a go at natural dyeing on the first weekend of November, drop me a line and I'll send you the details.

What's happening
4th Annual Knit-Out - Minnesota   7th October at the Brookdale Center, St Pauls Minnesota
Courthouse Stitch'n'Bitch   Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Meantime Knitters at the London Knitting & Stitchi   Alexandra Palace, London
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division)   3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
South East Animal Fiber Fair   Asheville, North Carolina 26 - 28 October
Studio 49 Fibre Retreat   A fibre arts retreat that Old Oak Ranch Sonora 16 to 18 November 2007 (pendria AT sbcglobal DOT net)
Sydney Sity Klickers   Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show's music
Heavy Mellow    Fontana Breeze     (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Books
Dead Lucky  by Lincoln Hall (link)
The Any Yarn, Any Size Knit Hat Book (Spiral Bound)  by Sarah Bradberry (link)
The Any Yarn, Any Size Knit Hat Book (Download)  by Sarah Bradberry (link)
Other
The Efficiency Expert  from Anthony Hopkins, Russell Crowe (link)

The link to Lincoln Hall's interview with Andrew Denton on Enough Rope is here.

You can contact me at david AT sticksandstring DOT com DOT au or
podcast AT sticksandstring DOT com DOT au
I'm on Ravelry as DavidReidy.
I'm sure that you know to replace the at with AT with @ and DOT with . but maybe the spam bots won't.
Direct download: Show_39_-_Sticks_and_String.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:54 PM