2013: Nordic traditions with Beth Brown-Reinsel
We are thrilled to finally present to you the tour many of our followers have been eagerly waiting for. The Nordic knitting styles expert Beth Brown-Reinsel is joining us on a fantastic summer tour in Iceland. We’ll dive deep into Nordic sweater traditions with Beth and Ragga Eiríksdóttir and together we’ll enjoy the magnificent bright summer nights, the endlessly inspiring nature, the creative streets of Reykjavík and of course each other’s company.
So this is Beth:
Beth Brown-Reinsel has been teaching knitting workshops internationally for over 20 years. Her book Knitting Ganseys has been deemed a classec. She completed her first DVD, Knitting Ganseys with Beth Brown-Reinsel, in 2010 and is working on a new DVD on color knitting. Her articles and designs have appeared in Threads, Cast On, Interweave Knits, Shuttle, Spindle and Dye Pot, Vogue Knitting and Knitters magazines. She continues to design for her own pattern line Knitting Traditions. Beth’s website can be found at www.knittingtraditions.com.
At a glance
Dates: July 28 – August 4 2013
Accommodation: The cozy downtown Reykjavík Hótel Óðinsvé, one of our favorite spots in the city, located just a few steps from the Handknitting Association of Iceland, and Gauksmýri Lodge in the beautiful North-West of Iceland.
Instructors: Beth Brown-Reinsel and Ragga Eiriksdottir
Included: Accommodation in shared room for 7 nights, some delicious meals (6 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 4 dinners), 15 hours of knitting classes and lectures, bus transport within Iceland, museum and pool entry fees, Lopi for knitting your very own Lopi sweater, sightseeing – a detailed program will be available for participants upon registration.
Price 4290 USD*
Book and pay for your tour before December 22nd 2012 to receive a 10% early bird discount.
*Notice that price does not include airfare to and from Iceland.
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