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Lori Zimmerman

Pine City, MN
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Lori comes from generations of hardanger stitchers. She has worked with a wide variety of pieces from Christmas ornaments to baptismal gowns to wall hangings, as well as pieces of mixed stitch work. A long-time educator and lifelong learner, Lori has a passion for handwork of all kinds, continuing traditional crafts into new generations, and creating communities of stitchers with conversation and interest around common themes.

Current Courses Offered by Lori Zimmerman

2 Days
Teaser image for Norwegian Needlecraft: Taking the 'Hard' out of Hardanger

Norwegian Needlecraft: Taking the 'Hard' out of Hardanger

In this class, you will experience the practice of hardanger as a Scandinavian needlecraft and cutwork tradition, enjoyed and practiced for several hundred years (at least since 1650). In this introductory class, students will learn all the basic stitches used in hardanger as well as some of the “hazards” to…
Sat, Feb 15th, 2020  –  Sun, Feb 16th, 2020
9am-5pm
Instructor: Lori Zimmerman