Fiber Arts

Vesterheim offers a wide selection of fiber arts classes. Come to learn the ancient art of nålbinding, the detailed stitching of authentic bunads, a variety of traditional Scandinavian weaving styles, and more. The instructors at Vesterheim are known throughout the fiber arts community for their high level of skill in both their artform and teaching methods. Plus, the Decorah community boasts many resources for textile enthusiasts — great artists, wonderful supply stores, and plenty of inspiration.

Upcoming Classes

Recent Classes

To register for classes, please print a class registration form (pdf) and send the form, along with your class payment to:
Darlene Fossum-Martin
Vesterheim Museum
P.O. Box 379
Decorah, IA 52101

For more information, contact Darlene Fossum-Martin at 563-382-9681, ext. 215, or email at