"Viking Knit Bracelet" Monday July 12, 2021 1:00pm - 5:00pm
You will make this unique bracelet called Viking Knitting which dates back to the days of the Vikings and is a true art form. The techniques are fun and not complicated.
"Viking Knit Bracelet"
Instructor: Julie Boudreaux
Date: Monday July 12, 2021
Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Age Limit: 14 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 6
Class Fee: $80.00
Kit Fee: Included in class fee
Examples of Viking Knitting were found in archaeological sites in Scandinavia and also in the British Isles. Many of these dated back to at least the 8th , 9th and 10th centuries the time of the Vikings. It was used to make bracelets, trim on clothing and other decorative items. Viking Knit is also known as Trichinopoly Chain. Handmade chains have been found in Viking treasure troves in Scandinavia which were made from melted down coins and turned into fine wire.
Knitting wire into a beautiful bracelet is an art form that dates back to the Viking time where you hand braid wire in a knitting pattern to form this unique bracelet. Julie will show you how to simplify the process.
You will Learn:
Using copperwire you will learn what type of wire to use, how to knit wire, how to cut wire to the correct length for your size bracelet, how to use a dowel to wrap the wire, best gauge wire to use, adding a clasp.
Correctly sizing wire, knitting wire, adding a clasp, using a dowel, gauge wire to use.
Kit to Include:
Everything needed to complete this project.
No experience necessary.
Tools to Bring:
None, You will use studio tools.
What to Wear:
Old clothes or comfortable cloths. Apron, latex gloves, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
SAS by Design Studio 6170 Larkwood ln Long Beach, MS 39560
One seat per person per class. Space is limited so please do not bring any guests or children with you to class.
Classes will start on time.
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No refunds are provided if you cannot attend your scheduled class. You may send someone in your place if you let us know to expect them. We reserve the right to cancel a class at anytime. If that happens, for any reason, you will receive a full refund. In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule the class or give a full refund.