The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration

Viking Knitting: Zen, not Warlike - SOLD OUT

Sunday, October 22, 2017

10:00 - 1:00

Instructor: Hetty Gunderud

Class Fee: $85.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 10

0 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

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Students will make a stunning bracelet, using a simple looping technique as used by the Vikings, with wire and a stick, which looks like knitting.    This simple craft which looks complicated, makes very beautiful bracelets, earrings or necklaces etc. is portable and fun to do.   Students will add beads to embellish the bracelet and learn how to add the findings.

Level of experience:    Beginner/intermediate

Questions?  Email Hetty at

Materials Information

There is a $13.50 materials fee included in your registration fee.

Materials provided by instructor:  Dowel with startup bundle, 2’ of 20 gauge wire for finishing, and findings, beads, draw plate and handout

Materials provided by student:  Jewelry pliers – flat nosed and round nosed and side cutters (nippers) and Ice pick, 24 or 26 gauge wire in copper or aluminum.  Optional:  Battery operated task light.

Homework:   None

Workshop Instructor

Hetty Gunderud is rarely seen without yarn or fleece close by.   Born and raised in London, England and the suburbs,  I more