Lecture: Swedish Embroidery | Svenska Broderi
From gently tonal linen näversöm thread-work, to colorful and glorious floral yllebroderi on tvåändsstickning knitted fabric, Swedish stitchers have developed some of the most unique and magnificent embroidery traditions in the world. Find out about the history and scope of Sweden’s rich heritage of needle craft,and see how a few simple to learn stitches can help you bring a touch of Scandinavia into your own home!
Saturday, June 8th | 1 pm | $5 suggested donation
Pat Olski is equally passionate about knitting, crocheting and embroidery. Her written articles and designs reflecting all three have been published in numerous issues of Vogue Knitting, Vogue Knitting Crochet, Knit Simple, Noro, Inspirations Embroidery, and Piecework magazines, as well as in a large variety of needle-craft and knitting books.
She is the published author of a number of yarn craft books and booklets. Pat’s newest book “Creating Dorset Buttons” will be released in winter 2019.
Pat enjoys nothing more than translating complicated traditions into relevant and approachable designs that are fun to make.