STEWART TABORI & CHANG PUBLISHING-Kaffe Fassett: Dreaming In Color. Kaffe Fassett has led an extraordinary life and is a captivating storyteller with a vivid memory. Born in 1937 in San Francisco, he spent much of his youth in Big Sur California, where his parents bought a log cabin from Orson Welles and transformed it into the world-famous Nepenthe restaurant. He studied painting on scholarship at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston but left after less than a year and traveled to England. After an inspiring trip to Inverness Scotland, Fassett revolutionized the handknitting world with his use of color. Now in his seventies, Fassett continues to produce new work and to ravel worldwide to explore, teach, and lecture. In this autobiography he shares stories, many never before told, about his lifelong creative journey and the people, places, and things that have impressed him along the way. Author: Kaffe Fassett. Hardcover, 224 pages. Published 2012. Imported.