Laura Farson

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General Information

Name: Laura Farson

Pen Name: None

Born: 1950 in St. Charles, Illinois


Email: Farson can be reached on the "Contact" of her website.

Illinois Connection

Farson lives in Springfield, IL

Biographical and Professional Information

Laura Farson is The Entwined Knitter. She teaches basic and twined knitting workshops and designs patterns for knitted accessories. Laura has authored three folded-flower quilt books. Her ragged-edge flowers have been seen on the PBS shows Kaye's Quilting Friends and "Quilt Central TV." She has given workshops and lectures for Professional Quilter Magazine. While living in Springfield, Laura taught her quilting techniques to students in both Central Illinois and the St. Louis areas.

Farson currently resides in Colorado.

Published Works

  • Fast Folded Flowers Time Saving Techniques for a Quilted Bouquet, Krause, 2000
  • Ragged-Edge Flowers, Fast Folded Ways to Make Textured Quilts 2002, Krause, 2000
  • Folded Flower Quilts and Bags, David and Charles, 2004
  • New Twists on Twined Knitting: A Fresh Look at a Traditional Technique, Martingale, 2009
  • Knitting Scandinavian Slippers and Socks, Martingale, 2012

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Fast-Folded Flowers: Timesaving Techniques for a Quilted Bouquet

ISBN: 0873492536
Release Date: 2001-09-01

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Ragged-Edge Flowers

ISBN: 0873495004
Release Date: 2002-10

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Knitting Scandinavian Slippers and Socks

ISBN: 1604680490
Release Date: 2012-01-17

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Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Laura Farson on WorldCat

Laura Farson on Amazon


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