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. Artists in residence are introduced to the tapestry during the time of their stay. For more information, visit the project´s Facebook page: Vatnsdæla á Refli


Vatnsdæla Tapestry. Photo credit: Textile Center.