Due to COVID-19, FTWG cancelled its 2020 Conference one week before it was scheduled to start. As a result, this miniclass was not taught in 2020.

Viking Knitting Essentials

Skill Level

Beginner

Class Length

3 Hours

Description

Students will use Viking Knitting techniques to make samples from brass wire. We will also discuss the use of other metals and gauges of wire. Students will use a draw plate to smooth the work and adjust the gauge. We will explore methods for inserting decorative stones in the knit and different methods of finishing the ends.

Fees

Registration Fee $35
Materials Fee $5

Materials Fee includes: Includes brass wire, dowel rods, handouts, jump rings, and beads.

Students to Bring

  • Small wire cutter (nail clippers will work)
  • Jewelry pliers (optional)

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