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Introduction to Nordic Peasant Knitting (In- Person)

Presented by Marine Mills Folk School at Marine Mills Folk School, Marine on Saint Croix MN

Mar 19 2022
Introduction to Nordic Peasant Knitting (In- Person)

Learn how to knit traditional stranded colorwork using what is known in the Nordic countries as “peasant knitting.” Working in the round with two colors at a time, knitters of old held one color in each hand, knitting as they led the cows back to the barn or wandered down to the docks, hoping to spy their beloved fisherman returning with a bountiful catch.

Students will be knitting a traditional Scandinavian cowl which is designed specifically to be an entry-level project to focus on the

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Marine Mills Folk School

550 Pine Street (former Marine Elementary Building), Marine on Saint Croix, MN 55047

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