Norwegian threads weave their way to Norway House

Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. Norwegian Threads, an awe-inspiring exhibit combining the festdrakt artistry of Norwegian textile designer Lise Skjåk Bræk with Anne Langsholt Apaydinli’s textile- and tradition-inspired paintings, opens June 19 at Norway House in Minneapolis. During their 2014 Norway tour, former Norway House Board President Linda Mona and her husband, Dave, anxious to learn more about Norwegian heritage, visited Sverresborg, an open-air museum in Trøndelag. By sheer happenstance, the museum was hosting an exhibit called Huldas døtre, (Hulda’s Daughters). The Monas were immediately e
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The Norwegian American

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