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Karen Aakre

Underwood, MN

Karen is a fiber farmer that spins, weaves, and felts sheep wool. She traveled to Norway to learn skinnfeller from Britt Solheim. She taught art for 15 years and has taught this craft since 2011. Karen is very involved in her Norwegian heritage and raises sheep, llamas, and goats. Check this out for a great piece on Karen's background.

Current Courses Offered by Karen Aakre

Teaser image for Skinnfeller: Norwegian Printed Sheepskins

Skinnfeller: Norwegian Printed Sheepskins

Skinnfeller is a traditional Norwegian textile craft that until recently was little known in the…
Sat, Nov 5th, 2022  –  Sun, Nov 6th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Karen Aakre

Past Courses Offered by Karen Aakre

Introduction to Skinnfeller: Online Course

Skinnfeller: Norwegian Printed Sheepskins