Skinnfell Class, Eugene, OR June 2020

Learn how to make Scandinavian Skinnfells

(traditional sheepskin coverlets)

Join us for this 2-day class in Eugene, Oregon.

When: Fri-Sat June 19th – 20th 2020 9 am – 4 pm

Where: Appletree Farm, 85488 Appletree Ct, Eugene, Oregon 97405

Instructor: Anette Skoog D.V.M, Skinnfell / Fiber artist & Gotland Sheep Breeder.

Students will learn all basic skills needed to complete their own skinnfell from start to finish. We work with tanned, washable sheepskins of your choice.

Class topics:

History

Basic stitches and seams for hand-sewing

Equipment

Sheepskins – quality & selection

12-step method for making skinnfells – theory & practice

Participants should bring their own thimble(s), quilt ruler (24”x6”) and a notebook.

Class / Registration fee: $150

Materials fee: $ 350 (incl. 2 Gotland Sheepskins) or $ 200 (incl 2 white, black or brown sheepskins).