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Merike Saarniit
Merike learned knitting and needlework as a normal part of her Estonian family life. Her formal education includes a BA in studio art, for which she also studied weaving. She teaches workshops in spinning, weaving, dyeing, and knitting at fiber conferences and to guilds around the world. Merike was featured in the book, "Handpaint Country." She has published knitting patterns in national magazines and has a DVD, "Creative Estonian Knitting," distributed by Interweave Press.

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