Anna Maltz is charming and delightful, and her voice is strong…as an artist, designer, entrepreneur and story-teller. If you follow her on Instagram, you’re probably familiar with her sweater spotting adventures along with her ingenious new book, Marlisle – a beautiful combination of marled and fair isle knitting. Anna has spent her life exploring as a maker, and observer of beauty, both in the expected and unexpected. Here she share’s a bit of her story and what drives and inspires her. Grab your latest project and have a listen…I hope you enjoy it as much as I have. You can find anna at annamaltz.com and on Instagram @sweaterspotter.
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Anna Maltz / Guest site
Marlisle / Anna’s new book
Farrell Hat / Anna’s hat design in Making No. 5 / COLOR
Woollenflower / Julia Billings, natural dyer
Garthenor yarn / Yarn mentioned by Anna and used in Farrell Hat – Find it at makingzine.com
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This weeks giveaway is sponsored by Anna and Making and we’re giving away a copy of Anna’s book Marlisle and 2 skeins of Moeke Elena yarn in Natural. To enter this giveaway, visit this episodes blog post at makingzine.com and comment.
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This episode is brought to you by our lovely sponsors.
The Net Loft in Cordova, Alaska. thenetloftak.com @thenetloft
The Woolly Thistle thewoollythistle.com @thewoollythistle
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I love Anna’s design and I love knitting Moeke so this would be a wonderful treasure in my house.
I loved hearing Anna talk about the people who own their favorite part of the craft. It’s fun to daydream about owning a farm, raising livestock, shearing and spinning and dying… but it’s so much work!!! Appreciating someone for their expertise can be fun too 🙂
Great podcast. Anna was fun.
i really enjoy listening to your podcast and all the lovely people you interview. will there be more episodes to come?