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Katya Venter

multimedia artist in Townsville

Knitting in art and in films

PRESENTED ON FEB 09, 2017
IN TOWNSVILLE @ VOL 14

Katya Venter shows us Knitting like you’ve never seen it before!

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I Love Knitting

BY LESLEY MONTGOMERY
@ VOL 2 ON APR 23, 2013

Lesley Montgomery talks about why she began knitting, looking at what drew her to the hobby, and how she learned. She shows some of her antique knitting needles, supplies, and memorabilia, and some of the pieces she has created over the years.

 
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Variations in Knitting

BY JANA DEMPSEY
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 06, 2013

Jana Dempsey is a yarn dyer and seller, and a reluctant knitter. Her family yarn business turns 35 this year. Jana explores the world of knitting beyond the everyday.

 
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Stuck on Film

BY JESSE FREEMAN
@ VOL 120 ON DEC 16, 2014

Jesse Freeman is a photographer/filmmaker based in Japan, and in this presentation he takes us on a tour of the film projects he has produced, and also shares some of the things that have inspired and informed his work.

 

"Presentation of the Day" on June 5, 2015.

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Knitting and Business

BY KRISTEN GALLAGHER
@ VOL 18 ON JAN 07, 2016

Speaker Kristen Gallagher explains the journey of creating her business completely in terms of knitting, a labor of love that she also enjoys.

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Red Dot Cinema: a Place for Asian Short Films

BY CHEUK FUNG TONG
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 04, 2016

Cheuk Fung Tong shares on the different ways he has created room for Asian Short Films.

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Social Justice Films for Your Bucket List

BY ED MCNULTY
@ VOL 27 ON JUN 09, 2016

Ed McNulty is a retired Presbyterian minister whose film reviews have appeared in Catholic, Protestant, and secular publications since 1977. During the 90s he served a church in Dayton and earned his Doctor of Ministry degree in art, film and theology at United Theological Seminary. For six years he led the Lenten Film Series at the Neon Movies. He views certain films as parables, similar to those told by the Hebrew prophets and Jesus in their attempts to challenge wrong conceptions and expand human understanding of neighbors and enemies alike.

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Knitting My Journey

BY MAIJA NYGREN
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 31, 2016

Maija Nygren makes you think about the creative thinking behind knit design.

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Restoring Calm through Knitting

BY CONNIE ABRAHAMS
@ VOL 45 ON AUG 15, 2017

Connie Abrahams is uniting young & old, bringing peace & knitting skills to the children of her community. Aunty Connie, together with other pensioner-volunteers are breaking the stereotypes of the Cape Flats and bringing a sense of purpose and pride to the next generation with the Young Knitters Club

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Making People Feel Warm & Fuzzy About Anatomical Illustration

BY EMILY STONEKING
@ VOL 28 ON MAY 22, 2019

Artist Emily Stoneking reflects on her unique art of crafting anatomical illustration through the mediums of knitting and glass work.