Author(s): Nicky Epstein
Wise owls, feisty fighting fish and delightful turtles are just a few of the 25 cute critters that knitters will enjoy constructing from this addictive collection. Using Epstein's fresh approach and simple step-by-step instructions, knitters make a square (often with colour work or quirky techniques), sew it into the designated shape, and stuff it! Fun embellishments add details and character to each creature.
Features 25 cute critter projects from best- selling author Nicky Epstein. Simple step-by-step instructions. Designs include owls, fish and turtles.
Nicky Epstein is a prolific knitwear designer, the author of many bestselling books on knitting, and a popular teacher who travels nationally and internationally to lecture and give workshops on her unique knitting techniques. Her numerous books published by Sixth&Spring have sold more than 650,000 copies. She has created designs for many yarn manufacturers, and her work is frequently published in knitting magazines, including "Vogue Knitting" and "Knit Simple." In 2005 she received a prestigious award from The National Needle Arts Association, and in 2006 her work was featured in a retrospective fashion show at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City.