Pickup Bandweaving with a Bandgrin (Online)
The woven band played an important role in traditional Norwegian clothing. Bands were used to close or support clothing in ways that we now use buttons, zippers, snaps, and velcro. They also added beauty and interest to an item of...
from $105.00
Beginning Knitting: Knit a Scarf (Online)
This knitting class is for complete beginners or those wanting a refresher. The class will cover knitting vocabulary, reading knitting patterns, choosing fibers and needles, casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, binding off, and finishing. You will have...
from $60.00
Planning the Dye Garden (Online)
In this workshop, students will learn how to design a garden that integrates dye plants, pollinator habitat, useful things, and that beautiful Scandinavian wildflower look. Not only will we discuss plants, but we'll think about layout, integrating flowers into veggie...
from $95.00
Needle Felting: Narwhal (Online)
Once deemed sea unicorns and a critical part of the North Atlantic ivory trade, narwhals are a charming small whale from the Arctic region. In this class, you’ll learn how to interpret their beluga-shaped bodies with seal coloration in wool from...
from $85.00
Knitting Selbu Mittens (Online)
Dating back to 1857, Selbu mittens are one of the most iconic Norwegian garments. They have existed as currency, as souvenirs, and as a source of financial independence for women who had few options. In this intermediate knitting class, we will make...
from $65.00
Lending Color to the Past: Recreating Historic Norwegian Folk Dress through Photographs (Online)
Explore the colorful world of Norwegian folk dress through digital photo colorization with researcher and folk artist Jane Addams! In this webinar, we will discuss the history of folk dress and the bunad in Norway, the stunning variety of regional variations,...
$0.00
Knitting Tveband Mittens (Online)
Tveband knitting (tveband strikking) is a technique using two ends or two strands of yarn that are twisted while knitting to create a long-wearing, warm, and densely-knit fabric – perfect for "work" mittens. The knitting technique, knit in the round, is...
from $125.00
Family Handcraft at Home: Try Knitting (Online)
Looking for a fun way to explore Norwegian culture with your family on your own schedule? February's Family Handcraft at Home is for you!  You'll get to learn the traditional folk art of knitting as a family, and you can do it...
$20.00
Card Weaving (Online)
Join Vesterheim Gold Medalist Laura Demuth and explore not only a popular traditional Scandinavian handcraft but also a popular cultural folk-art form practiced across the globe in varied textile traditions. The woven band played an important role in traditional Norwegian clothing. Bands were...
from $105.00
Level 1 Introduction to Tapestry Weaving (Online)
Curious about how tapestries are made and ready to try your hand at pictorial weaving? This most ancient form of textile creation is rich with history and invitation for creative expression. Master weaver Laura Berlage will take you on a...
from $290.00
Valley Grove Project: Contemporary Billedvev Tapestry Weaving (Online)
Two beautiful churches, one in stone and one painted white, sit atop a hill near Nerstrand, Minnesota. Valley Grove Church was founded in the 1860s by Norwegian immigrants. Today the buildings and surrounding oak savannah prairie are restored and maintained...
$0.00
Knitting Jokkmokk Mittens (Online)
The Sámi are Scandinavia’s indigenous people, recognized by the United Nations. Though known for colorful and family-specific gáktis (traditional garments), the penchant for bright colors extends to knitted goods as well. Join instructor Laura Ricketts, who has studied Sámi knitting traditions throughout Scandinavia,...
from $120.00
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