Carson Demers

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Sticks and String: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Sticks and String: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

With Carson Demers Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm Discover what a problem it can be when you pair the wrong needles with your chosen yarn and stitch pattern. This hands-on workshop can help you make better choices.
Ergonomics at Your Spinning Wheel

Ergonomics at Your Spinning Wheel

With Carson Demers Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm Learn simple strategies to make spinning more comfortable, productive, and efficient. Learn optimal ways to draft both worsted and woolen, and how to sit "ergonomically" at a wheel for maximum comfort and optimal wheel performance.
Applying Ergonomic Techniques to Your Knitting

Applying Ergonomic Techniques to Your Knitting

With Carson Demers Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm Looking to improve your knitting's efficiency, productivity, and even to knit more comfortably? Then this hands-on workshop is for you!

About Carson Demers

By day, Carson Demers is a physical therapist who runs an ergonomics program for a Bay Area medical center. Every other moment, he’s knitting, spinning, designing, teaching, writing, or otherwise up to some fiber fun with a watchful eye toward ergonomics. His aim is to use his unique skill set to keep us all creating healthfully and comfortably ever after. His passion and experience in fiber arts combine with his expertise in physical therapy and ergonomics to create a unique skill set that he eagerly shares with the fiber community at local yarn shops, guilds, and major knitting events across the country. He is a regular contributor to Ply magazine.

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