The Lingonberry Garden

A blog celebrating painting, design, folk art, Scandinavian-American heritage and everyday living.

Handwork

 Detail from a traditional Norwegian tablecloth in  handwork called Hardangersom

Detail from a traditional Norwegian tablecloth in  handwork called Hardangersom

October 2, 2012

Inspiration. Savoring the textures and craftsmanship and art of Norway -- in Southern California's wine country. Earlier this year Temecula's Sons of Norway Vinland Lodge had a celebration featuring Nordic foods and craft demonstrations and treasured items from member collections.

 An embroidered tablecloth, patterned in the style of  a bunad, a Norwegian regional folk costume.... Beautiful!

An embroidered tablecloth, patterned in the style of  a bunad, a Norwegian regional folk costume.... Beautiful!