Hardanger Without Tears
Hardanger Without Tears

Hardanger Without Tears

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Registration begins June 15th. 

Thursday, Oct 17, 10am-12:30pm

All skill levels

$15.00 registration; $15.00 kit fee

Location: Four Fathers Library - 21 Acadia St. 

Hardanger is a traditional white-on-white technique invented to imitate expensive lace. We’ll spice it up with colours to make a small motif that can be finished in a number of ways. Supplies will be provided to finish it as a plaque or brooch. Participants will have the choice of cutting threads to make a lacier design (left picture), or of not cutting them to make a design with a solid centre (right picture) that can be left blank or personalized.

List of materials for participants to bring: Scissors, small (no more than 5 inches or 12 cm) embroidery hoop or Q-snap frame

Instructor Bio: Faith Cormier, from Fredericton, NB, has been doing handwork of various sorts, mainly embroidery and knitting, for over 50 years. She has taught a number of techniques to groups and individuals. She has taken courses through the Embroiderers’ Association of Canada and other organizations, and she is an active member of two EAC chapters.


 To view 2019 Nova Scotia Fibre Arts Festival Brochure click here