“In knitting, there are ancient possibilities; the earth is enriched with the dust of the millions of knitters who have held wool and needles since the beginning of sheep.” Elizabeth Zimmermann
Founded in 1987, the Handknitters Guild of South Australia Inc is an association of artisans who provide education for people learning and mastering the craft of knitting, represent the interests of knitting within the general community, encourage high standards in knitting and carry out charitable works.
We are proud to have as our Patron, knitter and former Labor Senator, Dr Rosemary Crowley. Many thanks to our previous Patron, Diana Laidlaw, knitter, Liberal member and Minister in the State Liberal Government.
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Picasso
Why do you knit? Watch this YouTube clip for some reasons why other people knit!