Learn to Knit a Norwegian Style Sweater

February 22, 2019 - February 24, 2019 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday, February 22, 2019 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday, February 23, 2019 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, February 24, 2019 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Tuition: $140, Materials: $25

Do you admire the beautiful sweaters from Scandinavia? Now you can learn to make your own!

You’ll knit a doll size sweater to learn the techniques of two-color knitting using steeks, which allow you to knit continuously in the round. You cut the steeks to shape your sweater and finish the cut edges. Steeks can be used to create armholes, neck openings, pockets, or cardigan fronts as well as to knit blankets in the round.

About the instructor: Diane Thomson enjoys playing with fiber and has taught weaving, spinning, and knitting, in the Twin Cities, Sisu Designs in Ely and here at the folk school.

Payment plan available: $100 deposit plus 1 payment of $65.00

Fees: Tuition: $140, Materials: $25 More information

Location: Ely Folk School
209 E Sheridan Street, Ely, MN, 55731

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