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Viking Posament Bracelet Online Course

Some of the most fascinating objects demonstrating medieval craftsmanship have come from Viking burials of the 9th and 10th centuries in Sweden. The term “posament” refers to a method of knotting and braiding wire into ornaments used to decorate textiles. In this online class students will practice the art of…
Sat, Oct 24th, 2020
9am-3pm
Instructor: Liz Bucheit
1 Day
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Winter Winds Hat

The Winter Winds Hat is a clever little sampler that allows an individual to experiment with what could be an intimidating technique in an unintimidating format: tvåändstickning, also called twined knitting or two-ended knitting. With this Swedish technique the knitter works with two strands of yarn at the same time,…
Sat, Nov 21st, 2020
9am-5pm
Instructor: Laura Ricketts
2.5 Days
Woven hair bracelet

Woven: Traditional Swedish Table-Made Hair Jewelry

Beautiful objects can be made with common and unusual renewable resources. An almost forgotten form, hairwork, the unique folk art of creating jewelry from human hair, is loaded with Scandinavian history and culture. In this course, students will  learn how to set up and make four patterns on a traditional…
Fri, Oct 23rd, 2020  –  Sun, Oct 25th, 2020
Day 1: 1pm-5pm; Day 2 & 3: 9am-5pm
Instructor: Karen Keenan