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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

2 Days
Teaser image for Himmeli: Finnish Geometric Mobiles Online Course

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!…
Wed, Feb 10th, 2021
2-4 pm on Wednesdays February 10th and 17th
Instructor: Mary Erickson

Past Courses Offered by Mary Erickson

Scandinavian Style Rag Rug Techniques