This was a group project between some of the SNBWB girls (FrenchKitten, LlunarLlama, KnightThatSayKNIT and ajs283) and the SNB South Suburban Chicago (kniftyred … [Read more...]
Progress Update: Stash Afghan
No work on the afghan means no real update. I will continue on the afghan at some point. … [Read more...]
progress update: stash afghan
Late update on the Stash Afghan. Not much work has been done on it, other than a row here and there. Until next month! … [Read more...]
Progress Update on the Stash Afghan
Ethan was kind enough to pose during the shooting of the first progress report of the Stash Afghan. I plan do this on a monthly basis. We'll call this the … [Read more...]
Three Blanket Squares
I participated in a group project where we all knit 8x8 squares to join together into a blanket. Here are my three squares: (1) diagonal slip stitch; (2) my … [Read more...]
Progress on the Stash Afghan
Progress has been made on the stash afghan. Check it out! … [Read more...]
This Is What My Baby Afghan Looks Like
I finally finished my baby afghan. From the remaining yarn from the afghan I knit up for my second cousin and some adorably cute Winnie the Pooh fabric, I'll be … [Read more...]
Building a Mystery—The Stash Afghan
After finishing Stephanie Pearl-McPhee Casts Off, I was inspired by her suggestion of the Traveler's Life Afghan (aka, using pieces of yarn from your stash to … [Read more...]
I have been busy. I swear. I've been knitting and crocheting this entire time. I just haven't updated you on it. So here's a really quick update on all things … [Read more...]
Kate did and excellent job with our website. We have received several compliments on how nice it looks and how easy it is to navigate. She also went above and beyond to make sure that we were able to update and the website ourselves through Wordpress. I cannot gush about how awesome she is and how happy we are with the site and her dedication to the project.
I met Kate through the Association of Women Journalists (AWJ) and immediately was impressed (and inspired) by her creativity, drive, work ethic and use of social media. Her passion for journalism, digital media and communications overall is evident in the projects she takes on, including LoganSquarist, an online news outlet that she founded that uses social media to socialize the neighborhood. What I admire about Kate is her vitality as well as her desire to keep learning and growing personally and professionally. Kate is a modern-day renaissance woman who is multitalented (ask about her travel, knitting and marathon exploits!) and who brings instant value to any team or organization.
One of the best things I've ever done in my career is work with Kate Hamilton. Her enthusiasm for all things editorial, not to mention her energy and passion for any project she's involved with, is contagious. In addition to being a natural born leader, she's also a creative type, a thinker, a stickler for details, and someone with incredible vision and the drive to get things done. I always marvel at how she is constantly teaching herself new things. She always seems to be ahead of the curve on anything related to social media, and she also has an eye for design. This lady rocks! And she continues to be a mentor to me and others in journalism and communications.
Kate has been a fantastic resource for all things digital, whether redesigning my website on Wordpress, fine tuning my social media profiles, or understanding Google Analytics. She's an excellent communicator, and I will absolutely hire her again in the future.
Kate is a wealth of knowledge who served as a tremendous mentor for all of our team members while constantly improving processes and workflows. She’s a tremendous project manager, pays great attention to detail, and is able to demand results from her team with respect. At LoganSquarist she has built and led a team of dozens of volunteer contributors committed to her vision of a community resource. I would happily work with Kate again anytime!
Kate is a real professional and a pleasure to work with. She is a great communicator and always put her client's (my company) interest first. She is tremendously personal and had a great understanding of our business and how she could help it. She is great and is a tremendous asset to any company.
I worked with Kate during my time as a community manager at Lightspan Digital while Kate was my direct manager. Kate’s communication practices really taught me how to navigate the sometimes complicated agency world. As an account manger, Kate smoothly orchestrated 10+ accounts at one time as well as help me manage and prioritize tasks in my role. Kate was a role model during my first few years in the professional world and continues to be so to this day.
Kate has an incredible amount of drive when it comes to LoganSquarist. In the six months that I’ve been involved, I’ve watched the site grow from a pet project to a respected community publication. This success can be attributed to Kate’s technical and leadership skills. From building out the site to off-hours community management and a consistent flow of content, the site improves by leaps and bounds on a weekly basis. When it comes to team management, Kate delegates tasks in an organized and efficient manner, making her an all around great and inspiring person to work with.