University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Beginning Nalbinding: Mammen Stitch

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Instructor:
Sigrid Bríánsdotter


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UAVA March 18, 2020
Crs #:
516-317
Date:
Wed Mar 18
Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
3/∞
Room:
Course Category:
Costume and Textiles
Track:
No track assigned
Description
The Mammen stitch is a very common variant of nalbinding used from Egypt to Scandinavia. This class will give you a hands on introduction to the technique. We will cover starting, pivoting into the spiral, connecting to the previous row, and increases/decreases. Students will need to have a light color worsted weight yarn, preferably wool, single ply or tightly plied, and a needle. A number 13 tapestry needle or darning needle works great. This class will be recorded.