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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

Four sessions, two hours each
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Flax to Linen (Online Course)

This class explores the history and contemporary uses of flax, the plant fiber from which linen is made. We will work hands-on to learn hand spinning of tow and line flax using tools and materials supplied by the instructor. Topics included: how to source textile flax seed, growing, harvesting, and…
Sun, Jul 19th, 2020
2-4pm on Zoom July 19th & 26th, August 2nd & 9th
Instructor: Andrea Myklebust

Past Courses Offered by Andrea Myklebust

Flax to Linen Intensive