The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration


Making an Estonian Lace Sampler

Saturday, October 19, 2013

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Nancy Bush

Class Fee: $200.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 18

18 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

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Description

In Estonian lace knitting tradition, patterns were recorded by knitting them into a long sampler or by a collection of small sample pieces. In this class we will study this tradition and make our own sampler of Estonian lace patterns.

Materials Information

 #3 (3.25mm) and #4 (3.5mm) 10” single point wood or bamboo needles, stitch markers and a blunt point wool needle.

Students may also want to bring a metal board with magnets for reading and keeping track of their charts.

Workshop Instructor

Nancy found her passion for traditional hand knitting via a degree in Art History and postgraduate studies in color design and weaving in San Francisc...read more