Free

Bealtaine Online Workshop: Viking Needle Binding

Actions and Detail Panel

Free

Event Information

Share this event

Date and time

Location

Location

Online event

Event description
Join in this special workshop for Bealtaine, hosted by the National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, and learn about Viking needle binding

About this event

As part of the Bealtaine festival, celebrating the arts and creativity as we age, the National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology, will present a special online workshops about needle binding, which is a time correct textile technique for the Viking Age, with Ellen Hagen from the Museum of Archaeology at the University of Stavanger, Norway. During this online event, Ellen will present the history and uses of ‘Nålbindning’, or needle binding, and will demonstrate the technique for you to try at home. This online pre-recorded workshop, will be followed by a live online questions and answer segment with Ellen Hagen.

This is a closed YouTube live event with a pre-recorded lecture and live Q&A and will be approximately 45 minutes in duration. Booked attendees will receive a link closer to the event to view the lecture on YouTube. 

Materials will not be provided for this workshop, however, a full list of recommended materials, along with an introduction on how to do needle binding, is available here.

For more information, please see museum.ie or email educationarch@museum.ie


		Bealtaine Online Workshop: Viking Needle Binding image
Share with friends

Date and time

Location

Online event

Save This Event

Event Saved