Thanks to the power of the Internet, you sometimes connect with the most fascinating people without actually having met them! Teacher and knitting pattern designer Jill Wolcott is one of these. Even though all I know about knitting is that it was one of the many things Mrs. Honochko in eighth grade Home Economics dreamed up to torture me with, and even though Jill and I haven’t ever encountered one another in person, it fees like we understand each other. So I was delighted to be one of the art entrepreneurs Jill interviews each month on her blog at www.jillwolcottknits.com. We talked about important persons, why painting happens, and where you feel most at home.
I found Jill in Tara Swiger‘s marketing group the Starship where we’re entrepreneurs growing our businesses, sharing the ups and downs, the successes and challenges, and the jokes. Jill is good at jokes. She’s also talented and generous and has a wide-ranging skill set. I know you’ll be able to see all that on Jill’s website. Besides Jill’s beautiful knitting patterns, look for her 2015 travel diary, perfect for the armchair traveler or anyone interested in visiting Copenhagen, Krakow, Oslo, Amsterdam, and London. And free. What did I say about generous?
Enjoy the interview!
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