Andrea Shanti finds inspiration and healing through the art of handcrafting. Andrea has taught an assortment of classes over the years, including herbal medicine, massage techniques, and cooking. Andrea has discovered that the art of knitting is her main focused craft that transforms, inspires and connects her to her community in Mt Shasta, CA.
The Craft Yarn Council has acknowledged Andrea as a Level 2 certified knitting instructor. She has a passion for supporting anyone who is looking for tools to help cope with the challenges life throws at us.
Currently, Andrea is working on a project that is tracking climate change through knitting. She has organized a worldwide knit-along in which knitters are tracking the weather in their localities and knitting blankets based on the temperature of the day. She is in her 7th year with the project.