Learn to knit and crochet wonderful wraps for all occasions: Prayer shawls bring the wearer warmth and affection both in times of sorrow and in times of celebration. They make ideal gifts for comforting loss or illness and for celebrating graduations, weddings, holidays, or the birth of a baby. Now you can learn how to make these beautiful shawls with The Prayer Shawl Journal and Guidebook. Part inspiring journal, part step-by-step guide with techniques and tips for knitters and crocheters of all skill levels, this book offers 10 shawl patterns and a month-by-month Prayer Shawl Year section with journal pages for writing personal entries. Inspirational quotes throughout the book prompt peaceful, meaningful reflection.
Janet Severi Bristow and Victoria A. Cole-Galo are co-founders of the Prayer Shawl Ministry (www.shawlministry.com). They travel nationwide to conduct shawl ministry workshops. Both women are graduates of the Hartford Seminary's Women's Leadership institute.