Name: Ms. Melissa L. Halvorson
Title: Adjunct Professional Lecturer
Office Location: Donnelly
Extension: (845) 575-3000 ext. 2124
Email: melissa.halvorson@marist.edu
Personal Web Page: http://www.yearofthegoat.biz
Degrees Held:

MAT History; SUNY New Paltz

BA International Studies; University of Washington

Publications:
  • Vogue Knitting Early Fall 2012
  • 60 Quick Baby Knits. New York, NY: Sixth&Spring, 2011
  • Handmade Underground: Knitwear. NY, NY: Wiley, 2009
  • The Wheel Issue 21, Winter 2009
  • Vogue Knitting Cables on the Go. New York, NY: Sixth & Spring, 2008
  • Stitch Style Mittens. Woodinville, WA: Martingale &, 2007
Exhibitions:

Shift:Kingston

April 2012; 45 North Front St. Kingston, NY

Exchange

October 2011; O + Festival Kingston, NY

Knitwear/Knitware

November 2010; David Dew Bruner Gallery Hudson, NY

Research Interests:

Knitwear Design and Data Integration
Sustainable Fashion
Textile History

Conferences & Workshops:

Edward Tufte: Envisioning Information (2011)

Affiliations:

ESRAB: Educators for a Socially Responsible Apparel Business