Tagged: weaving

Barneblad: Candy Wrapper Weaving

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway Many say that Norwegians eat more chocolate than any other country in the world. I don’t know if that’s so, but we do eat a lot of chocolate. There...

Artists win national woodworking contest

Mark Staples, Star Prairie, won a white ribbon in woodworking from Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum’s “National Exhibition of Folk Art in the Norwegian Tradition.” Also, David Fowler, New Richmond, won an honorable mention award in woodworking...

Vesterheim Presents “Sacred Symbols, Ceremonial Cloth”

DECORAH, Iowa — Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum presents the exhibition “Sacred Symbols, Ceremonial Cloth,” curated by artist and respected art historian Mary Kelly of Hilton Head, South Carolina. The exhibition will be on view in...

Vesterheim Presents an Exhibition of Contemporary Weaving

DECORAH, Iowa — Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum presents “Woven Women: Representations of the Female in Norwegian Weaving,” a juried exhibition of contemporary weaving. The exhibition will be on view free of charge in the museum’s...