Knitting Sámi Mittens and a King's Sweater with Laura Ricketts at Vesterheim

Laura Ricketts is teaching at Vesterheim in November 2014! She has lived and knitted around the world, relishing the spice of many cultures. A former high school history teacher, she now brings her teaching skills to the fiber field. Most recently, she has investigated the Sámi people of the northern Nordic countries and their contribution to knitting. Find more class information here: http://vesterheim.org/learning/classes/textiles/index.php
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Textiles/Fiber Arts Classes

Textiles/Fiber Arts Classes

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Sami mitten - detail by ingahelene, via Flickr

Sami mitten - detail by ingahelene, via Flickr

Kanskje fikk Harald genseren til 3-års dagen 21. februar? Det finnes noen bilder som viser at han brukte den i Holmenkollen 4. mars 1940. Og… Prince Harald in the sweater at Skaugum. photo: Ander Beer Wilse / Norsk Folkemuseum

Kanskje fikk Harald genseren til 3-års dagen 21. februar? Det finnes noen bilder som viser at han brukte den i Holmenkollen 4. mars 1940. Og… Prince Harald in the sweater at Skaugum. photo: Ander Beer Wilse / Norsk Folkemuseum

kongen familie Norge Harald genser - Google Search

kongen familie Norge Harald genser - Google Search

King's Sweater Learn more here: http://vesterheim.org/learning/classes/textiles/index.php

King's Sweater Learn more here: http://vesterheim.org/learning/classes/textiles/index.php

Knit Sámi Mittens

Knit Sámi Mittens


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This is a uniquely personal history that begins with a three year old prince of Norway in exile 1940-1945 in the USA and ends with another little boy born with a dual heritage.

This is a uniquely personal history that begins with a three year old prince of Norway in exile 1940-1945 in the USA and ends with another little boy born with a dual heritage.

Counteracting a throw-away society Considering the time and expense of making hand-knit socks, it is well worth the effort to repair them if you eventually wear through a hole. You say you don’t know how to darn a sock? Let me help with these photos and brief explanation...

Counteracting a throw-away society Considering the time and expense of making hand-knit socks, it is well worth the effort to repair them if you eventually wear through a hole. You say you don’t know how to darn a sock? Let me help with these photos and brief explanation...

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