Franklin Habit is well-known in the world of knitting. He writes the Panoptican Blog and is the author It Itches, a stash of knitting cartoons. He is also a photographer and a popular teacher at knitting gatherings. Franklin's classes about photographing your knitwear always sell out in record time. Franklin is an avid researcher of knitting history and his articles that have appeared in, among other places: Knitty, Twist Collective and The Weekly Stitch.
In the course of our chat, Franklin mentions the Men's Knitting Retreats and two of its founders, QueerJoe's Knitting Blog, and Knitterguy. Franklin also refers to Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitting Without Tears.
Our conversation was recorded during the very first Vogue Knitting Live! in New York City back in 2011. Enjoy!
Franklin will be at the 2013 New York City Vogue Knitting Live!