About Our Art
Natalia Butler is a creative knitter whose artistic hand knitting items accent wardrobe of today’s women.
Knitting has always been her passion. Creating gifts for family and friends was the start of her business Natalia’s Knitting. She is a product of the Ukrainian artistic tradition and endeavors to make each piece individual and special. From the age of nine years old, she has never used a pattern and finds the best yarn, distinctive stitches, and color for each item. Natalia is a Juried Fiber Artist of “Best of Missouri Hands”and has numerous awards from different Art Festivals.
Her Scholarly origins come from a family of scientists. She has a PhD degree in Chemistry from Kiev State University. Natalia was a successful researcher of nuclear chemistry and worked on the Chernobyl catastrophe. In her career, she has traveled around the world, learning about different cultures.
She is now a United States Citizen and lives in Missouri with her husband, two cats, and her knitting passion. That’s where Natalia’s Knitting was born!
In ear of mass-production when people often have trouble finding something special, her pieces are unique. Positive feedback from her customers tells her that such uniqueness is extremely appreciated. Patrons continually share how happy they are wearing her creations, how many compliments they receive, and how special they feel. Such feedback always invigorates her to create more interesting and unusual projects.
For creations that are different and varied, including feminine shawls, ponchos, vests, snoods, dusters, cardigans, hats, scarves, top, dresses, caplets, pullovers please go to:
Facebook http://www. facebook.com/Natalia’s Knitting Fan Page
Instagram http://www. instagram.com/nataliaknitting
OR see her at numerous Art Shows!
Special acknowledgment to her partner-husband Brian who supports her in everything.
Welcome to the world of custom handmade knitting! If you are tired of all mass produced products you are in the rigth place. I make only unique, exclusive handmade knitting items, which will make you feel very special.
Awards and Honors
Olathe Art Show- Honorable mention;
Mulvane Art Festival- several purchase awards;
Snake Alley Art Festival- 2-nd place
Albia Restoration Days Art Show- 1-st place
Bentonsport Art Show- Honorable Mention