In closing, here's wishing you an enjoyable National Crochet Month. Spread the word about your love of crochet; recruit new members to the guild, and above all else, treat yourself to some crochet fun in celebration.
Hooks 'n' Happiness,
Gwen Blakley Kinsler
editor, Talking Crochet newsletter
Gwen Blakley Kinsler, founder of the Crochet Guild of America (CGOA), is a "Crock Star"© (Crochet + Rock = Crock) who toots her hook and sings the praises of crochet! A widely published author of articles on needlework and original design instructions, she is committed to the importance of sharing her passion for crochet with everyone she meets, especially the next generation. Co-author of two popular how-to books, Kids Can Do It Crocheting and Magical Misers' Purses: Crochet Patterns With Victorian Inspiration, Gwen is a certified Craft Yarn Council of America instructor and recipient of the International Diploma in Crochet Part One.
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