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Andrea Myklebust

Danby, VT
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Andrea Myklebust

Andrea is a shepherd, weaver, and sculptor who became interested in flax and linen for its history and its potential as a local textile fiber. She recently completed a two year USDA SARE research grant to grow, process, and sell flax fiber and yarns. Born in Minnesota, she is a recent transplant to southern Vermont.

Current Courses Offered by Andrea Myklebust

3 Days
Teaser image for Introduction to Handspinning: Online Course

Introduction to Handspinning: Online Course

In this remote class, we will learn the fundamentals of spinning with a hand spindle. Students will receive a kit ahead of the class which includes a high whorl spindle, an assortment of wool, and downloadable instructions. Our classes will include online group meetings, supplemental video instruction, and one-on-one sessions…
Wed, Feb 10th, 2021
February 10th, 17th, and 24th, 7-8:30 pm CT
Instructor: Andrea Myklebust
4 Days
Teaser image for Twined Weaving: Online Course

Twined Weaving: Online Course

Twined weaving is an ancient technique of textile and basketry construction which has been in use for many thousands of years. In Twining, individual warps (or pairs of warps) are manipulated by hand, and the weft material is twisted around the warps, gradually building the cloth. Twining appears in many…
Wed, Mar 3rd, 2021
7-9pm CST each week for four Wednesday nights: March 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th
Instructor: Andrea Myklebust

Past Courses Offered by Andrea Myklebust

Flax to Linen (Online Course)

Flax to Linen Intensive