In this episode of Great Northern Updates, we’ve got an ask, a tell, and an update for you. If you were one of the 300+ people who donated to our Kickstarter campaign, we’d like to thank you by printing your name in our book. If you’re cool with that, please let us know so we … Continue reading January Update
Everyone! We have wonderful news. We reached our goal and Great Northern WILL be published in print! Getting this book funded was a community effort. It was because of all you fantastic people who shared, posted on blogs, contributed to the Kickstarter, donated prizes, and have been cheerleaders the whole way through. This is so … Continue reading Kickstarter SUCCESS!
Please help make Great Northern happen: this is the LAST WEEK for our Kickstarter! Love Twin Peaks? Know someone who does? The internet is full of cool Twin Peaks-themed gift ideas for the crafty or crafty-admirers. Here’s just a few. ©Bridgeen Gillespie CherryandCinnamon Spoonflower is filled with cool fabric designs. But people, check this out. … Continue reading Great Northern: Twin Peaks Buying Guide for the Crafty Individual
Great Northern can happen with your help! Please consider contributing to our Kickstarter! ONLY 4 DAYS LEFT!! I wanted to share with you all my recently completed sample of Cherry Pie. This is a sweater that will be part of Great Northern. It’s drawn from the great, cozy colourwork sweaters worn by the Log Lady … Continue reading Cherry Pie Sweater Sample Complete
Great Northern can happen with your help! Please consider contributing to our Kickstarter! Check out these goodies! Yarn Lot 1 You get: Blue Sky Alpaca Bulky Rowan Fine Art Shibui Scaccato Lang Mille Colori Lopi Einband AND the print and digital collection of Great Northern! Yarn Lot 2 You get: Dream in Color Classy Rain … Continue reading More Kickstarter Incentives!
Great Northern can happen with your help! Please consider contributing to our Kickstarter! Keep up to date on Great Northern by signing up for the newsletter. Twin Peaks is a television show that is complex, with layered meanings and messages communicated through symbols and stories that have seeped in to our popular culture. Today I … Continue reading Twin Peaks Inspires
We’ve added stops to the Great Northern Kickstarter Blog Tour! Visit the different stops to learn more about the book, the yarns, the designs, and more! August 22: Blog Tour Kick off with Bridgeen Gillespie of Geen Geenie September 9: KICKSTARTER LAUNCH DAY with Canary Knits and Ruby Submarine September 10: Visit Rain City Knits … Continue reading Great Northern Blog Tour – Updated!
Help make Great Northern happen. The Kickstarter is on now! With the announcement that Twin Peaks is returning to television, there’s been a strong uptick in the amount of Twin Peaks related media being produced. This post outlines some of the great ways you can engage with both official and fan-created Twin Peaks podcasts, music, … Continue reading Twin Peaks Media: Podcasts, Videos, and More
Make Great Northern happen and support our Kickstarter! There’s more to Great Northern than just sweaters (though we know you love sweaters too!) Twin Peaks is a show rife with symbolism. Many of these symbols have permeated our collective culture and become readily recognizable short-hand for the show and its themes. I wanted to use … Continue reading Symbolism and Twin Peaks: Design Sneak Peek
The Kickstarter is LIVE! Norma is something of an underrated character on Twin Peaks. Like most other characters, she behaves in a morally questionable way. She cheats on her husband with a married man. But there’s something about both her and her lover that makes you root for them, rather than despise them. Maybe it’s … Continue reading Favourite Character: Norma Jennings