Our program in 2020

 

The program thus far - more information and updates coming soon! 

 

Friday, June 12th 

9:00 - 12:00 Drop spindle spinning - Deborah Grey

Workshop taught in English. 

9:00 - 12:00  How to knit - Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir

Workshop taught in both Icelandic and English.

20:30 - 22:00 Swim Knit - Helga Jóna Þórunnardóttir

Workshop taught in the Blönduós pool. Please note that the workshop is taught in Icelandic. Pool admission fee is included. 

Saturday June 13th

 9:00 - 12:00 Mastering Moebius - Deborah Grey

Workshop taught in English.

 9:00 - 12:00 Knitting a traditional Icelandic sweater, part 1 - Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir

Blönduós local Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir will teach you how to knit a traditional Icelandic sweater. The workshop is taught in two parts, session one on Saturday morning, and session two on Sunday morning. The class will be taught in both Icelandic and English. 

 9:00 - 12:00 Möguleikar og skilvirkni peysuformsins - Ýr Jóhannsdóttir

Workshop taught in Icelandic. The same workshop, "Practicalities and possibilities of the sweater", is also taught in English on Sunday. 

9:00 - 12:00 Knit for not-so-experienced knitters - Helga Isager

Workshop taught in English. 

 9:00 - 12:00 Kantar og hnappagöt - Helga Jóna Þórunnardóttir

"Edges and buttonholes"  - workshop taught in Icelandic.

 9:00 - 12:00 Prjónaðu þitt eigið sjal - Hildur Ýr Ísberg

Workshop taught in Icelandic. Please note that the same workshop, "How to knit your own shawl", will be taught in English on Sunday. 

13:45 - 16:45 Knitting socks two at the same time and toe up - Deborah Grey

 Workshop taught in English. 

13:45 - 16:45 Furðuflíkur og flækjur: Tilraunasmiðja! - Ýr Jóhannsdóttir

"Funny frocks" - experimental workshop taught in Icelandic. 

13:45 - 16:45 Knitting and embroidery - Helga Isager

Workshop taught in English. 

13:45 - 16:45 Tvílitt klukkuprjón - Helga Jóna Þórunnardóttir

Workshop taught in Icelandic. 

13:45 - 16:45 Vettlingar í öfuga átt  - Hildur Ýr Ísberg

"Gloves in the wrong direction" - workshop taught in Icelandic. 

13:45 - 16:45 Uppfit, kantar og affellingar - Auður Björt Skúladóttir

"Cast on, cast off and edges" - workshop taught in Icelandic. 

SUNNUDAGUR 14. JÚNÍ

9:00 - 12:00 Knitted secrets, illusions and code - Deborah Grey

Workshop taught in English.

9:00 - 12:00 Practicality and possibilities of the sweater form - Ýr Jóhannsdóttir

Workshop taught in English. 

9:00 - 12:00 Knitting a traditional Icelandic sweater, part 2 - Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir

Session two of the "How to knit an Icelandic sweater" workshop with Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir.

9:00 - 12:00 Finish and fine details - Helga Isager

Workshop taught in English. 

9:00 - 12:00 Prjónanörðanámskeið - Helga Jóna Þórunnardóttir

"Knitting for nerds" - workshop taught in Icelandic. 

9:00 - 12:00 Knit your own shawl - Hildur Ýr Ísberg

Workshop taught in English. The same workshop is also taught in Icelandic on Saturday. 

13:45 - 16:45 Solar dyeing with local plants - Deborah Grey

Workshop taught in English. 

13:45 - 16:45 Kaðlabútateppi - Auður Björt Skúladóttir

"Cable square blanket" workshop taught in Icelandic.