Our program in 2021

Please note that the majority of workshops and all lectures will be held in Icelandic this year. Events / lectures / workshops are all located in Blönduós, with lectures and workshops held either in various rooms in Kvennaskólinn, the TextileLab on Þverbraut 1, or the Community Center. 

KNIT MARKET at the Blönduós Sports Center - open daily

Friday, June 11: 17 - 19

Saturday, June 12: 11 - 18

Sunday, June 13: 11 - 16

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Friday, June 11

13:00-15:00  Ístex Wool Washery in Blönduós - guided tour. If you are interested, send svana@textilmidstod.is an email! 
20:00 - 23:00 Formal opening and Knit Café in the Blönduós Community Center - lecture Linda Björk Eiríksdóttir ,,Ég og Stephen West"

Saturday, June 12 

Morning

7:30 - 8:30 Knit - Yoga with Brynja Birgisdóttir, kundalini teacher. TextileLab, Þverbraut 1. Fee: 2000 kr. 
9:00 - 12:00 Litatilfinningar - Linda Björk Eiriksdóttir - workshop at Ósbæ, Þverbraut 1. 
9:00 - 12:00 Hol þæfing með útsaumi - Sigrún Indriðadóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, main studio 
9:00 - 12:00 Myndprjón - Helga Thoroddsen - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, dining hall

Afternoon

12:45 - 13:30 ,,Riddarasaga: hönnunarferli og fleiri sögur" - Védís Jónsdóttir - lecture at the Blönduós Community Center
13:45 - 16:45 Hælar með stæl - Þyrey Hlífarsdóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, main studio
13:45 - 16:45 Kanntu að gimba? - Hilma Eiðsdóttir Bakken - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, weaving studio
13:45 - 16:45 Trylltar tölur - Sigrún Indriðadóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, námsver 
13:45 - 16:45 Marglitt klukkuprjón - Helga Thoroddsen - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, borðstofa
13:45 - 16:45 Uppfit, kantar og affellingar - Auður Björt Skúladóttir - workshop at the TextileLab, Þverbraut 1
13:45 - 16:45 Út fyrir rammann: skapandi peysuprjón - Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, dagstofa
14:00 - 16:00 Spunasystur - spinning group welcome guests in Ósbæ, Þverbraut 1
15:00 - 16:30 Knit Walk around Blönduós & Hrútey island- a picturesque, easy walk for knitters of all ages with Berglind Björnsdóttir. We start walking from Kvennaskólinn at 15:00. 
17:00 - 18:00 Íslenskir vettlingar: frá hugmynd að bók - Guðrún Hannele Hentinnen - lecture at the Blönduós Community Center
20:00 - 23:00 Pub-Knit at B&S restaurant and bar 
21:00 - 23:00 Knit-Night for young knitters at Teni café with Hafrún Ýr Halldórsdóttir, textile teacher and blogger (www.lady.is)

Sunday, June 13

Morning

7:30 - 8:30 Knit-Yoga with Brynja Birgisdóttir, kundalini teacher.  TextileLab, Þverbraut 1. Fee: 2000 kr. 
9:00 - 12:00 Tvíbandaprjón; ríkjandi og víkjandi lykkja - Guðrún Hannele Hentinnen - workshop in Ósbæ, Þverbraut 1
9:00 - 12:00 Sitt lítið af hverju í prjónatækni - Anna Margrét Valgeirsdóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, borðstofa
9:00 - 12:00 Mynstur og afturábak prjón - Hilma Eiðsdóttir Bakken - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, weaving studio
9:00 - 13:00 Dustaðu rykið af prjónavélinni! Katrín Helga Andrésdóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, námsver
11:00 - 12:00 Knit - Church Service at the Blönduós Church 

Afternoon

13:00 ,,Prjón og heilsa" - Ebba Pálsdóttir - lecture in Kvennaskólinn, dining hall
13:00 - 17:00 Workshop with Verðandi Recycle Center at the TextileLab on Þverbraut 1
13:45 - 16:45 Handlitun á garni með duftlitum - Jónina Vilborg Karlsdóttir - workshop in Kvennaskólinn, school kitchen