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Mary Erickson

Mountain Iron, MN
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Mary Erickson is an experienced weaver, member of the Range Fiber Arts Guild, and is passionate about historical rag rug weaving techniques. Mary has been weaving for over 40 years and has studied Nordic folk traditions in the US and abroad. She is a past president of the Range Fiber Arts Guild and has been a weaving demonstrator at the Minnesota Discovery Center for many years.

Current Courses Offered by Mary Erickson

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Himmeli: Finnish Geometric Mobiles Online Course

Himmeli is a Nordic tradition brought to Minnesota by Finnish immigrants. Traditionally hung above a table or dining area, these intricate and beautiful geometric mobiles are a Christmas tradition and a link to old folk farming beliefs for ensuring a bountiful harvest. Himmeli can be enjoyed all year round though! …
Fri, Nov 5th, 2021  –  Fri, Nov 12th, 2021
2-4pm CST two Fridays, November 5 and 12
Instructor: Mary Erickson