Pine City, MN
Lori comes from generations of hardanger stitchers. She has worked with a wide variety of pieces fromChristmas 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 hand work 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
Norwegian Needlecraft: Taking the 'Hard' out of Hardanger
Instructors: Lori Zimmerman
In this class, you will experience the practice of hardanger as a traditional Scandinavian needlecraft and cutwork tradition. Hardanger embroidery is a traditional Scandinavian handwork, enjoyed and practiced for hundreds of years (at least since 1650). In this introductory class, students will learn all the basic stitches used in hardanger…