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Courses in Hardanger embroidery

Hardanger Folk Museum, Utne

23.09.2016 00:00

At Hardanger Folk Museum we arrange a course in Hardanger embroidery 23. - 25. September 2016. Let our skilled instructors show you the secrets and techniques of the embroidery, in the heart of the area where it once emerged.

From the 17th century onwards women in the region have sewn Hardanger embroidery as a part of the local costume traditions. Since then the interest for this unique embroidery has spread to most parts of the world. Now you can enjoy three days of courses with lectures and lessons, a guided tour through the largest collection of Hardanger embroidery in Norway and accommodation and full board at Utne hotel from 1722.

September 23. - 25. 2016. Registration within August 20. at If less than 5 registrations, the course might be cancelled. Tailormade lessons and courses are available for groups and individuals all year on request.

Course, incl. accommodation and full board pp in double room NOK 5,690
Single room supplement NOK 900

Prices include 3 nights at the historic Utne Hotel, all meals and course expenses. Material for sewing comes in addition, price depends on what course attendants choose to sew.