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The History of Norwegian Sweaters

May 1 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The History of Norwegian Sweaters

May 1, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. (CT)

Online program through Stillwater Public Library

Learn about the history of different types and styles of Norwegian sweaters, including Setesdal, Fana, Marius, and Olympic from textile expert and Vesterheim Chief Curator Laurann Gilbertson. Laurann will also discuss the symbolism behind some of the patterns and colors on sweaters made today.

This program is open to the public. Visitors wishing to attend may register here.

Vesterheim staff members can give presentations to cultural, community, and church groups on a variety of topics. Find more information about presentation options and how to schedule one for your group here.


May 1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM