MARCH 2015

MARCH 1-2 (Sun-Mon)
Workshops for the Handweavers & Spinners Guild of NSW
At the Burwood RSL, Level 1, 92 Shaftesbury Rd, Burwood, NSW, Australia
Introduction to Freeform on the Sun, and Freeform Shawl workshop on the Mon
For further details: email me at  

MARCH 5-8 (Thurs-Sun)
Rosehill Stitches & Craft Show
Stand # G06, with various pop-up workshops each day;
at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, Sydney, NSW, Australia

MARCH 14 (Sat)
Workshop in Brisbane
at Yarn Glorious Yarn, Taringa Professional Centre, Suite 11/180 Moggill Road, Taringa, Qld, Australia
Contact or 0438 374 364 to make a booking

MARCH 19-22 (Thurs-Sun)
Brisbane Stitches & Craft Show
Stand # F07, with various pop-up workshops each day, at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Brisbane, Qld., Australia

APRIL 2015

APRIL 1-15, 2015
Classes aboard the ‘Voyager of the Seas’ on a 14 night craft cruise from Fremantle to Singapore, calling at Port Headland (Western Australia), Bangkok (Thailand) and Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
These workshops booked out really early, but check out the details of their 2016 embroidery and craft cruise from Sydney to New Caledonia and Fiji; I’ll be doing workshops on that one too.

APRIL 10 (Fri)
Workshop at The Loom in Bangkok - ‘Introduction to Freeform’
3F Gateway Ekamai Shopping Mall (BTS Ekamai Station, Exit 4), Bangkok, Thailand – Bookings and enquiries to, 088-450-8886 or 081-834-0447

APRIL 18 or thereabouts
Workshop in Singapore – date and venue to be confirmed
Email for details

APRIL 16-19 (Thurs-Sun)
Australasian Quilt Convention
I’ll still be in SE Asia when this event is on this year, but Marlene will be manning my booth - stand # H64 in the Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton Gardens, Melbourne, Vic., Australia

MAY 2015

MAY 1-3 (Fri-Sun)
Fibrefest – a new textile show for Sydney
Stand # AA10, Australian Technology Park, Everleigh, Sydney, NSW, Australia (that’s the new conference and events complex in the former railway workshops near Redfern)
Come and see ‘50 years of flower power’, a huge freeform collaborative artwork made by creative crocheters and knitters worldwide.

MAY 7-9 (Thurs-Sat)
Adelaide Stitches & Craft Show
Stand # B32, with various pop-up workshops each day, at the Adelaide Event & Exhibition Centre, Jubilee Pavilion, Wayville Showground, Adelaide, South Australia

MAY 16 (Sat)
Workshop for the WA Handweavers, Spinners & Dyers Guild, Perth, Western Australia.
Enquiries to

MAY 18 (Mon)
Freeform crochet pendant workshop for WAFTA (the Western Australia Fibre and Textile Association) at Alexander Park Craft House, Clyde Road, Menora, Perth, Western Australia
Enquiries via their website:

MAY 20-24 (Wed-Sun)
Perth Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # F09 at the Convention & Exhibition Centre, 21 Mounts Bay Road, Perth, Western Australia

JUNE 2015

JUNE 6-7 (Sat-Sun)
Workshop in Brisbane
Two day workshop at Yarn Glorious Yarn,
Taringa Professional Centre, Suite 11/180 Moggill Road, Taringa, Qld, Australia
Contact or 0438 374 364 to make a booking

JUNE 13 (Sat)
Workshop in Bundanoon
Full day freeform knit and crochet class for Waratah Fibres
in Bundanoon, Southern Highlands, NSW, Australia
Enquiries and bookings to Helen Rippin - 02 4883 6138 or

JUNE 17-21 (Wed-Sun)
Sydney Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # F60 at the Sydney Exhibition Centre @ Glebe Island, NSW, Australia

JULY 2015

JULY 10-12 (Fri-Sun)
Launceston Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # A10 at the Silverdome, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

JULY 23-26 (Thurs-Sun)
Melbourne Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # D05 at the Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Vic, Australia


AUGUST 1-2 (Sat-Sun)
Freeform crochet jewellery workshops in Tully, Far North Queensland, Australia
For further information or to make a booking, email

AUGUST 6-9 (Thurs-Sun)
Canberra Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # F14 at Exhibition Park in Canberra, Mitchell, ACT, Australia

AUGUST 13-16 (Thurs-Sun)
Newcastle Stitches & Craft Fair
Stand # F27, with various pop-up workshops each day, at the Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Broadmeadow, NSW, Australia

AUGUST 22 (Sat)
Workshop in Brisbane
Workshop at Yarn Glorious Yarn,
Taringa Professional Centre, Suite 11/180 Moggill Road, Taringa, Qld, Australia
Contact or 0438 374 364 to make a booking


SEPTEMBER 3-6 (Thurs-Sun)
Hamilton Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # B21 at the Claudelands Events Centre in Hamilton, New Zealand

SEPTEMBER 10-12 (Thurs-Sat)
Christchurch Stitches & Craft Show
Stand # A20 at Pioneer Stadium in Christchurch, New Zealand

SEPTEMBER 21-24 (Mon-Thurs)
A 2-day plus 2 other 1-day workshops at the Misty Mountain Getaway in Dorrigo, NSW.  
Bookings now being taken through the website at


October 7-11 (Wed-Sun)
Brisbane Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # F15 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Southbank, Qld., Australia

October 22-25 (Thurs-Sun)
Melbourne Stitches & Craft Show
Stand # 619, with various pop-up workshops each day, at Caulfield Racecourse, Caulfield, Vic, Australia

MARCH 2016

20 March – 1 April
Join me cruising once again in 2016.  I’ll be giving workshops aboard the Celebrity Solstice as part of a 12 night embroidery and craft cruise, sailing out of Sydney and visiting New Caledonia and Fiji
Download the brochure or make your booking at

Craft shows

Craft and Quilt Fair Craft and Sewing Show


50 years of flower power - a freeform crochet and knit artwork

Join me in creating a unique piece of wall art for an upcoming textile art show in Sydney (Australia). Freeform crochet or knit contributions are sought worldwide: be part of a joint creation to be exhibited at Fibrefest, Sydney, May 1-3, 2015.

> See my blogpost for further details

2015 Calendar now online

View details of over 25 workshops, craft shows and tours by Prudence in 2015.

>> View the complete Calendar for booking details

New eBooks available online

Since Prudence's Freeform: Serendipitous Design Techniques for Knitting & Crochet book is out of print and the Never Too Many Handbags book is almost out of print, these are now available for download as PDF ebooks.
>> See the Tutorials & Patterns page for details


Welcome to Knot Just Knitting, the home of Prudence Mapstone's freeform fibre art.

Here you can learn about freeform, browse freeform creations in the gallery, purchase PDF tutorials & patterns for freeform & traditional knitting and crochet, view Prudence's extensive calendar of workshops & tours, and link to Prudence's other online pursuits.


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