Viking knitting is an ancient form of circular wire weaving also known as the trichinopoly chain. It is a fun and unique technique that can be adapted in a variety of ways to make beautiful jewelry. In this maker experience, you will learn the basics of this fascinating form of weaving. Once we will get you started, you will be well on your way into the wonderful world of viking weaving.
You will take jewelry gauge wire and using a dowel rod, jewelry pliers and a set of draw plates, you follow a weaving pattern similar to french knitting to create a wonderful wire woven cord!
These viking knitted wire bracelets make a unique gift for yourself or a loved one. One is available at Mixxer for you to take a look, so come by check it out and sign up for this maker experience.
All materials provided!
*Makers under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Email email@example.com with questions.
Workshops must meet a minimum number of registrations. Mixxer may cancel workshop 48 hours prior to start time, if minimum is not met. Should you need to cancel your registration, 48 hours notice is required to request a cancellation, refund or credit to future workshop date.
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