Vatnsdæla á Refli Tapestry

Vatnsdæla á refli is a tapestry that is communally embroidered to the the Saga of the People of Vatnsdalur. Work on the tapestry began in 2011. The final lenght will be 46 meters. A traditional method of sewing/embroidery is is used and taught to those interested in participating (admission fee applies). Artists in residence are welcome to sign up for classes as well. The project is privately owned - for more information, contact Jóhanna Pálmadóttir or visit the project´s Facebook page: Vatnsdæla á Refli

Vatnsdæla Tapestry. Photo credit: Textile Center.