Carol Johnson’s collection includes the head of a figure in the famous Norwegian Baldishol tapestry. The Baldisol Tapestry is the most spectacular historical Norwegian tapestry,
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Krokbragds on Vesterheim Textile Tours
At the March Weavers Guild of Minnesota monthly meeting I spoke about my wonderful experience on the 2017 Vesterheim Textile Tour to Denmark and Norway.
A Krokbragd with Added Information
The Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum is rich in krokbragd coverlets. One of my favorites has a beautiful embroidered signature in the bottom band. Here is a
Krokbragd Piece in the Vesterheim Auction
One of the series of krokbragd pieces that I wove after translating an article about a traditional pattern in Gudbrandsdal is available through the annual
Billedvev Workshop at Vesterheim
I had the great good fortune to teach a seminar at the Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum last week, “Billedvev (Norwegian Tapestry Weaving).” Since it was the
A Star Becomes a Spaceship
It’s less than a month until I teach the billedvev workshop at Vesterheim, and my stack of samples is growing. Last week I started a
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