Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School Classes
A03: Irish Fireside Knit and ChatInstructor: Edel MacBride - Read full bio
Location: Online via Zoom
Start Date: Sat, August 08, 2020 Start Time: 01:00 PMEnd Date: Sat, August 08, 2020 End Time: 02:00 PMDescription: Travel to Donegal via Zoom to spend an hour at the Donegal home and heirloom fireside of Irish knitter Edel MacBride. Knit along on your own project as Edel shares some of her knitting world stories from the late 1800’s in Donegal, all the while speed knitting her latest Aran structure!
There was good reason why every hen may have died in debt and children were tea addicts in the Donegal of the 1890’s, join in to hear and see more. An original Donegal Aran Wall Hanging pdf will be shared with each participant too, designed especially for Irish Fest Summer School Milwaukee 2020.
(Edel will be available for project follow up by e mail and you may work on any project you choose during the session)