Sticks & String

A podcast by an Australian bloke who knits.

Show 161 – Easter Show 2011 – Arts Preview

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
Sally’s blog is here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.
The uTeach app I’ve been working on is here.

What’s happening
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival   15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch   Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival   Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division)   3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers   Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
La Reverie    Improvisation about Quant Voie     (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
Entangled Magazine  from Entangled Magazine (link)


Ancient Mosaic with Guitar by La Reverie 

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.

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17 April 2011 Posted by | knitting | Leave a comment

Show 160 – India

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
Sally’s blog is here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.

Geraldine’s photos from India and the people we’re aiming to help.

What’s happening
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Joel Bruce Wallach Alcazar Passions (Magnatune)


Passions and Fantasies for Solo Piano by Joel Bruce Wallach

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

10 April 2011 Posted by | knitting | 1 Comment

Show 159 – Facts

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
Sally’s blog is here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.

What’s happening
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Daniel Estrem Once upon a time (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
Rose of Sharing Pattern from Mary Jo Colwell (link)


Edvard Grieg by Daniel Estrem

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

20 March 2011 Posted by | knitting | 2 Comments

Show 158 – A bit of adventure

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
Sally’s blog is here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.

What’s happening
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Jami Sieber Opening (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Books
In from the cold by David R Bliss (link)


Unspoken by Jami Sieber

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

13 March 2011 Posted by | knitting | 1 Comment

Show 157 – Buying consequences

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
Sally’s blog is here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.

What’s happening
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Michael Knopf The Caspian (Magnatune)


Guitar Chant by Michael Knopf

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

6 March 2011 Posted by | knitting | 1 Comment

Show 156 – A good start

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
If you want to donate to the Queensland Premier’s Flood Appeal, the instructions are here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.

What’s happening
Carolina Fiber Frolic Charleston South Carolina
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Stuart Sweeney Cherry Blossom Falls (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
1940s Patterns to knit from Victoria and Albert Museum (link)


16-9 by Stuart Sweeney

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.

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6 February 2011 Posted by | knitting | 4 Comments

Show 155 – Back to work soon

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
If you want to donate to the Queensland Premier’s Flood Appeal, the instructions are here.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.
Check out AnonymousKnitter’s podcast here

What’s happening
Carolina Fiber Frolic Charlestown South Carolina
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Ehren Starks One big hope (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
Free knitting patterns from Knitting Pattern Central (link)


Lines Build Walls by Ehren Starks

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

23 January 2011 Posted by | knitting | 2 Comments

Show 154 – Compared with

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.
Check out AnonymousKnitter’s podcast here

What’s happening
Carolina Fiber Frolic Charlestown South Carolina
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
Kentucky Food and Fiber Festival Lexington Kentucky 20-22 May 2011
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
Knitting Daily iPhone app from Knitting Daily (link)
Open Office from openoffice.org (link)


Debussy on Guitar and Ukulele by Daniel Estrem

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

16 January 2011 Posted by | knitting | Leave a comment

Show 153 – Relativistic knitting

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.
Check out Word Lens here

What’s happening
Carolina Fiber Frolic Charlestown South Carolina
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Lara St John Vivaldi – Four Seasons (Summer 1st Movement) (Magnatune)

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
Issue 33 – Deep Fall 2010 from Knitty (link)


Vivaldi – The Four Seasons by Lara St John

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

9 January 2011 Posted by | knitting | 2 Comments

Show 152 – Chose wisely

Thanks to everyone who has been in contact.
If you’d like to take up the Audible offer of a free trial account and a free book, click here.
There’s also a Sticks and String iPhone app.
Check out Word Lens here

What’s happening
Carolina Fiber Frolic Charlestown South Carolina
Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 15-17 April 2011, Hood River, Oregon
Courthouse Stitch’n’Bitch Every Sunday at the Courthouse Hotel Newtown 1:30pm
NSW Knitters Guild (Blue Mountains Division) 3rd Saturday of each month at the Blaxland Community Centre
Sydney Sity Klickers Every second Saturday at Barmuda, Australia Street Newtown

This show’s music
Manor House String Quartet In Dulci Jubilate ()

From the bottom of the knitting bag
Other
Sock Calc from Elizabeth Reynolds (link)

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.

Click here to play the show using your computer’s audio player.

19 December 2010 Posted by | knitting | 5 Comments

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