Does everyone know knitting cartoonist and blogger Franklin Habit of The Panopticon blog? His debut book, It Itches: A Stash of Knitting Cartoons, is due out in October and will have you in stitches! Here's the official list of upcoming events and signings.
YARNCON CHICAGO Saturday, October 4, 2008 10 am to 4 pm. Admission TBA Pulaski Park Fieldhouse 1419 W. Blackhawk St. www.yarncon.com
–Book not yet available, but Franklin will have some swag and will sign book plates.
HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA The final stop of the 1000 Knitters Project Saturday, October 11, 2008 Yarn Expressions 8415 Whitesburg Drive www.yarnexpressions.com
(800) 283-8409 –Book not yet available, but Franklin will have some swag and will sign book plates.
NEW YORK STATE SHEEP AND WOOL FESTIVAL The “official” launch event! Saturday, October 18, 2008 (Time TBA) Carolina Homespun Booth Rhinebeck, NY www.sheepandwool.com
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS The hometown launch event! Arcadia Knitting Sunday, October 26, 2008 Noon-2:30 pm (Readings from 1-1:30) 1613 W. Lawrence Ave. (773) 293-1211 www.arcadiaknitting.com
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM Thursday, November 13, 2008 6:30 pm I Knit London 106 Lower Marsh, Waterloo www.iknit.org.uk
I'm so looking forward to this book--I've had it preordered on Amazon for ages!