Fiber Art Artist : Knitting
Kent County, MD
Provides Instruction: Knitting
Sue is a Master Knitter, certified by The Knitting Guild of America, and a certified Knitting Instructor. Her interest in Fiber Arts is of long duration, completing her first hand knit cable sweater at age ten. While she has tried almost every other type of fiber art, she always returns to her knitting needles. She has been taught by world class instructors and designers, including Evie Rosen, Sally Melville, Lily Chin, Nancie Wiseman and Ginger Luters. She also has attended training conferences sponsored by Knitters Magazine and The Knitting Guild of America. She was director of and participant in Fiber Shows at the Friend Memorial Library, Brooklin, Maine January, 2000 through 2013 and had a one woman show there August, 2011. She was instrumental in the Fiber Shows at Chester River Artworks 2002 – 2011 and Chestertown RiverArts 2012 – 2015, in Chestertown, Maryland. Sue has been teaching beginning and experienced knitters for 17 years in Maryland and Maine. She offers group and individual lessons in her new studio in Chestertown.
Sue’s higher education was received from Johns Hopkins University, where she earned a Master of Administrative Science degree. She is retired from her faculty position at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where she was Technical Director of the Hemapheresis Unit for the Oncology Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital. For more information, call Sue at (410)708-4373.