FEBRUARY 13 to 15 (Thurs-Sat)
Christchurch Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #A26 at the Pioneer Stadium in Christchurch, New Zealand

FEBRUARY 20 to 22 (Thurs-Sat)
Palmerston North Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #A14 at Arena Manawatu in Palmerston North, New Zealand

MARCH 2014

MARCH 6-9 (Thurs-Sun)
Rosehill Stitches & Craft Show
Stand F10 at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, Sydney, NSW, Australia

MARCH 20-23 (Thurs-Sun)
Brisbane Stitches & Craft Show
Stand #F07 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Brisbane, Qld., Australia

MARCH 29-30 (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

APRIL 2014

APRIL 5-6 (Sat-Sun)
Workshops in Melbourne
Two full day classes at Beautiful Silks, 101 Victoria St, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
Saturday 5th - introduction to freeform knitting and crochet
Sunday 6th – advanced stitches and finishing techniques for freeformers
Bookings and enquiries to or (03) 9419-7745

APRIL 10-13 (Thurs-Sun)
Australasian Quilt Convention
Stand #64 at the Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton Gardens, Melbourne, Vic., Australia

APRIL 28 (Monday)
Workshop in Bundanoon
Full day freeform knit and crochet class for Waratah Fibres in Bundanoon, NSW, Australia
Enquiries and bookings to Helen Rippin - 02 4883 6138 or

MAY 2014

MAY 2-4 (Friday to Sunday)
Creative Textile Show
Stand #721 at the National Convention Centre in Canberra, ACT, Australia
I’ll be conducting a freeform crochet and stitched necklace workshop at the show each day. Email me to make a booking –

MAY 15 (Thursday)
A full day class at the Margaret River Wool Company, 2 Rosa Brook Rd (Cnr Bussell Hwy), Margaret River, Western Australia.
Enquiries to 08 9757 9493 or

MAY 17-18 (Sat-Sun)
A weekend of workshops 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 22-26 (Wed-Sun)
Perth Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #F05 at the Convention & Exhibition Centre, 21 Mounts Bay Road, Perth, Western Australia

JUNE 2014

JUNE 5 (Thursday)
Moreton Bay Regional Arts Festival - Freeform techniques for knit & crochet shawls and wraps - Strathpine, Qld, Australia

JUNE 10 (Tuesday)
Moreton Bay Regional Arts Festival - Freeform crochet jewellery workshop - Strathpine, Qld, Australia

JUNE 13-14 (Fri/Sat)
Moreton Bay Regional Arts Festival - 2 day freeform knit and crochet workshop - Dayboro, Qld, Australia

JUNE 15 (Sunday)
Moreton Bay Regional Arts Festival - Freeform techniques for knit & crochet shawls and wraps - Dayboro, Qld, Australia

JUNE 26-29 (Thursday to Sunday)
Melbourne Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #C35 at the Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Vic, Australia

JULY 2014

JULY 4-6 (Friday night to Sunday)
Workshops in Tuross Heads
A weekend of classes for EFTAG (Eurobodalla Fibre and Textile Artists group)
Contact me at for details
Regional Arts NSW

JULY 9-13 (Wednesday to Sunday)
Sydney Craft & Quilt Fair (new venue)
Stand #B25 at the Sydney Exhibition Centre @ Glebe Island, NSW, Australia

JULY 25-27 (Friday to Sunday)
Hobart Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #C04 at the Derwent Exhibition Centre, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia


August 7-10 (Thursday to Sunday)
Hamilton Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #B21 at the Claudelands Events Centre in Hamilton, New Zealand

August 21-24 (Thursday to Sunday)
Canberra Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand # F13 at Exhibition Park in Canberra, Mitchell, ACT, Australia


September 11-14 (Thursday to Sunday)
Newcastle Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #F27 at the Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Broadmeadow, NSW, Australia


October 8-12 (Wednesday to Sunday)
Brisbane Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #F15 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Southbank, Qld., Australia

October 23-26 (Thursday-Sunday)
Melbourne Stitches & Craft Show
Stand #136 at Caulfield Racecourse, Caulfield, Vic, Australia


November 13-16 (Thursday to Sunday)
Adelaide Craft & Quilt Fair
Stand #A11 at the Adelaide Event & Exhibition Centre, Wayville, South Australia


The 4th ‘annual’ Freeform Fun tour to Kuala Lumpur and beyond. Details coming soon.
Photos from the last trip can be seen at
Email me at to go on the mailing list for future tours.

APRIL 2015

April 1-15, 2015
Join Prudence aboard the ‘Voyager of the Seas’ for a 14 night craft cruise from Fremantle to Singapore, calling at Port Headland Western Australia, Bangkok Thailand (2 days, ship docked overnight) and Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam – details and bookings at

Craft shows

Craft and Quilt Fair Craft and Sewing Show


2014 Calendar now online

View details of over 25 workshops, craft shows and tours by Prudence in 2014.

>> 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

Hang Ups Group Exhibition

A group of freeformers on Ravelry have been working on pieces for a exhibition entitled 'Hang Ups'.  It has recently been on show in Sydney, Australia, and Auckland, New Zealand, and now also Brisbane.  The exhibition will travel and grow throughout the year as more pieces are received.  >> See photos from the first two exhibitions online


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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