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Sámi Bracelet Classes

The dramatic landscape of northern Scandinavia is that of the midnight sun, northern lights, and the Sámi,
a nomadic tribal group that follows the migration of the reindeer.
Traditional Sámi jewelry incorporates elements of their northern landscape
– softened reindeer leather and sculpted antler.

Beginning Bracelet Class
Beginners will explore the traditional jewelry techniques of triple braiding, coiled pewter wire,
and sewing the finished braid to a softened reindeer hide strip. A reindeer antler button finishes off the bracelet.
Class fee is $30 and is payable to Ingebretsen's. The materials fee is $95 and is payable to the instructor.
This class is held at our Minneapolis store, 1601 E. Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN.

Friday, April 17       10 to 5

Advanced Bracelet Class
Advanced students will create a wide multi-braided bracelet with a variety of braids and coils.
Class fee is $35 and is payable to Ingebretsen's. The materials fee is $125 and is payable to the instructor.
The advanced class is held at 2089 N. Spring Street, Stockholm, WI.

Friday, May 22        10 to 5

About the Instructor

Liz Bucheit is the award-winning goldsmith and jeweler of Crown Trout Jewelry in Lanesboro, Minnesota. Liz holds a Master's degree in metalworking and jewelry from the University of Iowa, Iowa City.
She has trained in traditional jewelry techniques in Ireland and Norway.

Singlade Balls

Kate Sterner teaches you how to make singlade balls, balls that are stitched from yarn scraps to create colorful designs.
They can be strictly ornamental, though they are sturdy enough for children to play with them.
This rare handcraft is found in Denmark and southern Sweden. Kate learned from her Danish grandfather and has created
website dedicated to preserving and furthering the craft. Join Kate and create keepsakes for your family.
Bring wool yarn from your stash and a darning needle.
Two 2-hour classes.
Beginning Singlade Balls Saturdays, April 11 and 18         10 to noon
Continuing Singlade Balls, Saturdays, April 25 and May 2         10 to noon

Make a String Bag

String bags make shopping and storage colorful and easy.
Kate Sterner will teach you how to make your own that you can take to the beach or to the grocery store.
Cotton bags are strong and fun to make. They expand to hold a lot more than you'd think!
Bring a pair of scissors and a small ruler to help you space your knots.
You can bring your own 100% cotton yarn or pay a $3 material fee to the instructor.
One 2-hour class $25
Saturday, May 2        1 to 3