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An exploration of art history through modern hand knits. By using silhouettes from previous eras we can learn to flatter our bodies.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    CAVE PAINTER: One PDF file of ANY pattern from the completed book, History on Two Needles.

    You choose the pattern, I'll send the pdf file to you when the book is complete!

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    GREEK WEAVER: One copy of the ebook History on Two Needles when published.

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    DRUID TATTOO ARTIST: One autographed copy of the printed book History on Two Needles when published + an ebook copy (additional shipping of $10 per book for non North America addresses)

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    VIKING CARVER: Two autographed copies of the printed book History on Two Needles when published + an ebook copy (additional shipping of $10 per book for non North America addresses) + any 2 individual patterns from the book + full membership in ANY of my online classes (www.knittingheretic.com)

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    ROMAN SCULPTOR: 4 autographed copies of History On Two Needles sent to anyone you like, up to 4 different addresses (additional $10 per book shipping for non North America addresses) plus 4 ebooks.

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    ISLAMIC MOSAIC ARTIST: You get to name a pattern! I'll offer you a selection of patterns which remain to be named, you can pick the name (AND receive a special thank you in the book!) Plus I'll throw in 4 autographed copies of History On Two Needles sent to anyone you like, up to 4 different addresses (additional $10 per book shipping for non North America addresses) plus 4 ebooks.

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    Pledge US$ 3,000 or more About US$ 3,000

    TUDOR MILLINER: I'll fly anywhere in the continental US and teach a six hour class of your choice to a group of up to 20 folks, including an ebook copy of History on Two Needles for each class member.

    You can choose whatever pattern you'd like me to highlight in the class, I'll teach a variety of techniques to help your group master/mistress your chosen design from the book.

    Plus you'll receive 4 autographed copies of History On Two Needles sent to anyone you like, up to 4 different addresses (additional $10 per book shipping for non North America addresses) plus 4 ebooks.

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    Pledge US$ 10,000 About US$ 10,000

    RENAISSANCE PAINTER & INVENTOR: You're the Michaelangelo, the DaVinci, the Sofonisba Anguissola of my heart!

    $10K? Seriously? Well, for THIS kind of money I will fly you and a friend to England* where I will meet you for a wonderful tour of London Museums & yarn shops, Canterbury Cathedral and historic Bath for a one-week ALL expenses paid, never-to-be-forgotten week of sightseeing, knitting, fashion history discussion and, if you're up for it, some hilarity and imbibing!

    Plus you'll receive 4 autographed copies of History On Two Needles sent to anyone you like, up to 4 different addresses (additional $10 per book shipping for non North America addresses) plus 4 ebooks.

    *If you want, an alternative destination can be determined - but I'll warn you that I'm MUCH better making arrangements in English speaking countries!

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    BYZANTINE ARCHITECT: A kit to make any single garment in the book, your choice (if the original yarn is not available or if the color is not suitable for you, a substitution will be provided. You can request a yarn/color of your choice, and IF POSSIBLE I will honor your request) PLUS one autographed copy of the printed book History on Two Needles when published + an ebook copy (additional shipping of $10 per book for non North America addresses)

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    GOTHIC ARCHITECT: You get to name a pattern AND I'll dedicate the book to a person of your choice (in addition to my own personal dedication!)

    I'll offer you a selection of patterns which remain to be named, you can pick the name (AND receive a special thank you in the book!)

    You'll also receive 4 autographed copies of History On Two Needles sent to anyone you like, up to 4 different addresses (additional $10 per book shipping for non North America addresses) plus 4 ebooks.

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