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Visit Faroe Islands x Scandinavia House Faroese Knitting Workshop

Apr 21 | Sun |
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Presented in Faroe Islands Culture Days, join for a three-hour workshop led by renowned Faroese knitter Sára Mrdalo. This program will explore the rich tradition of Faroese knitting, teaching participants new techniques and different pattern-work such as lace, structure, cable knit, and two-colored patterns.

Two sessions of the program will be offered, one from 10 AM to 1 PM and one from 2 PM to 5 PM. Basic knowledge is needed for the workshop, with cast-on, knit and purl competence. Participants will need to bring their own materials, including 5 double-pointed needles U.S. size 6, as well as size 6 needles, and 2-3 skeins of yarn (see details below). Sessions will be limited to 20 attendees per session; please reserve early to guarantee attendance.

Tickets can be purchased for $70/person at

Workshop tickets also include complimentary admission to the Faroese Knitwear Showcase & Drop-In Knitting events on Saturday & Sunday, April 20-21.

Venue: Scandinavia House

58 Park Ave Map