This blog will give you an overview of embroidery and some links where you can learn more. Ingebretsen’s carries numerous kits and patterns as well as a rainbow of Danish Flower Thread and many of the accessories you need. What Is The Difference Between Cross Stitch, Embroidery and Needlepoint? Here is a quick overview of… More February is National Embroidery Month
Ingebretsen’s presents classes on crafts, cooking, needlework, knitting, and Nordic culture. Periodically, our blog will feature profiles of our teachers. Today, we focus on Erik and Michele Vevang, who teach Introduction to Spoon Carving. Erik and Michele Vevang were each led by very different sources of inspiration to the same conclusion – wood carving is… More Erik and Michele Vevang – Teaching mindfulness through spooncarving.
Settle in with your spindle this evening to mark St. Distaff Day. Yes, a distaff is an object, not a person, but the English name for today is, indeed, St. Distaff. Less poetically minded people may refer to this as Roc Day, “roc” being a synonym used mainly in northern Europe for a distaff. This… More On the close of St. Distaff Day