Nordic Cultural Weekend

8 Apr

Rosemaling photo Erik A DrabløsNordic Cul­tur­al Week­end: Expand your hori­zons and learn a new Nordic craft or recipe. Some­thing for all ages from small­est to old­est.

NORDIC CULTURAL WEEKEND — poster and forms

Date: Sat­ur­day, April 8 to Sun­day, April 9, 2017
Time: Sat­ur­day 9am; Sun­day 10am
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Cost: Adults: $15 per ½ day or one day class; $25 for two day class; Ice­landic Craft Class $10, Ice­landic Knit­ting demo no charge, but please reg­is­ter.
Con­tact: Son­ja Busch


Spon­sored by the Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre

Sign up for one class or sev­er­al class­es …. Reg­is­ter by April 4th

Expand your hori­zons and learn a craft or a new recipe

April 2 (Sun­day) 9am. Nordic Wood­carv­ing Learn dec­o­ra­tive Nordic wood­carv­ing. Begin­ners wel­come or bring your unfin­ished project with you. Min­i­mum age 13 years. Taught by Ani­ta Jacob­sen

April 8th & 9 (Sat­ur­day & Sun­day) 10 a.m. Two-day paint­ing work­shop: Nor­we­gian Rose­ma­l­ing & Swedish Kubits Folk paint­ing  SOLD OUT Begin­ners learn the basic strokes. More expe­ri­enced painters start a new project or bring your unfin­ished work with you. Bring your own wood­en item. Paint, brush­es and pat­terns pro­vid­ed.  Taught by Aaslaug Bouli­er.

April 8 (Sat) 9 a.m. Nor­we­gian Cook­ing: learn to make Pota­to Balls (Potet Klubb /Raspeball) and Nor­we­gian Lace cook­ies. Taught by Susan Strang

April 8th (Sat) 12:30 noon One hour Ice­landic Knit­ting method demon­stra­tion

April 8th (Sat) 1:30 p.m. Finnish Cook­ing make Finnish salmon soup & side bread with Riit­ta Hut­tunen

April 8th (Sat) 2 p.m. Ice­landic craft ses­sion – Learn to make Lau­fab­raud (Leaf Bread) orna­ments; Rock peo­ple in Ice­landic sweaters & Birch discs with Ice­landic sym­bols

April 9 (Sat) 11:30 a.m. One hour Ice­landic knit­ting method demon­stra­tion

April 9 (Sun) 1 p.m. Open-face Sand­wich Design Learn hands-on the art of Scan­di­na­vian open-faced sand­wich design. Make sand­wich­es almost too beau­ti­ful to eat!  Taught by Tina Tay­lor

April 9 (Sun­day) 1 p.m. Swedish Bak­ing SOLD OUT Vete­bröd (aka Hvete­brød, Hvede­brød, Pul­la bread). Make this sweet car­damom cof­fee bread with var­i­ous shapes and fill­ings. Taught by San­dra Ben­holm

April 9 (Sun) 2 p.m. Ice­landic Craft Ses­sion: Learn to make Lau­fab­raud orna­ments


Fees: Adults: $15 or half-day or one-day class­es; $25 for 2-day work­shop; Ice­landic knit­ting demo N/C but please reg­is­ter; Ice­landic Craft class: $10

Cheques payable to: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre. If pay­ing cash at the office, please bring cor­rect change)

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