Today through Sunday, Stitches East 2009 is at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, 860-249-6000. There will be classes, workshops, demonstrations, a fashion show, prizes, market daily and so much more. I'll be there Friday covering the event for the Hartford Advocate.
Look here to find information about the market and to sign up for one-hour workshops:
Guests include Anna Zilboorg, author of "Magnificent Mittens & Socks," Ann McCauley, author of "Pleasures of Knitting Together or Separate," Jane Slicer-Smith, author of "Swing Swagger Drape," Clara Parks, author of "Knitter’s Book of Wool," Cynthia Yanok Wise, author of "Knit It Your Way: Change the Yarn to Suit Your Style," and much more.
I can't wait.