University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Four Stitch Techniques from Herjolfsnes

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Instructor:
Adriana la Bretonne


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA85 September 7, 2013
Crs #:
506
Date:
Sat Sep 07
Time:
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
$5.00
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
FULL
Room:
608
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
Costume
Description
Students will learn four stitch techniques based on extant garments discovered at Herjolfsnes, Greenland. Each student will have the chance to discuss and try a long-seam treatment, gore placement, and two edge finishing techniques. Instructor will provide fabric, pins, needles, scissors, and thread. A fully hand-sewn hood can be completed after learning these four stitch techniques.