Knitting the Landscape at Woollinn, Dublin
May
25
10:00 AM10:00

Knitting the Landscape at Woollinn, Dublin

An exploration of how to express your memories and thoughts of a specific place using knitting as a medium. Karie will talk about her own experiences designing knitwear inspired by specific landscapes – from shawls mimicking submerged Scandinavian beaches to hats taking visual cues from her Scottish cityscape — before guiding you unexpected places.

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Nordic Knitting at Woollinn, Dublin
May
26
2:00 PM14:00

Nordic Knitting at Woollinn, Dublin

This class will introduce you to the many, varied knitting traditions of Scandinavia and the Nordic region. Together with Danish knitwear designer Karie Westermann (me again!), you will explore Icelandic, Faroese, Norwegian and Danish knitting heritage as you knit colourwork ‘the Nordic way’. We’ll discuss authentic colour choices and regional differences in colourwork among other things. 

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Knitting the Landscape at Yarningham, Birmingham
Jul
15
10:00 AM10:00

Knitting the Landscape at Yarningham, Birmingham

An exploration of how to express your memories and thoughts of a specific place using knitting as a medium. Karie will talk about her own experiences designing knitwear inspired by specific landscapes – from shawls mimicking submerged Scandinavian beaches to hats taking visual cues from her Scottish cityscape — before guiding you unexpected places.

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Nordic Knitting at Loch Ness Knitting Festival, Inverness
Oct
14
9:00 AM09:00

Nordic Knitting at Loch Ness Knitting Festival, Inverness

This class will introduce you to the many, varied knitting traditions of Scandinavia and the Nordic region. Together with Danish knitwear designer Karie Westermann (me again!), you will explore Icelandic, Faroese, Norwegian and Danish knitting heritage as you knit colourwork ‘the Nordic way’. We’ll discuss authentic colour choices and regional differences in colourwork among other things. 

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