Nordic Knitting Symposium
During the event, lectures and workshops presenting historical traditions, techniques and objects will be presented. There will also be a varied program introducing Estonian culture. All participants choose four different workshops that are carried out during the symposium. On Thursday, there will be a tour to the Estonian National Museum. On Friday, the cultural day will be dedicated to Estonia and will take place at the Heimtal Museum near Viljandi.
100 foreign participants from Denmark, Germany, Japan, Norway, the Republic of Korea, England, the USA, etc. have registered. There are about 20 lecturers from Estonia, Latvia and Russia taking part in the event.
The event is organised by University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy's department of Estonian Native Crafts established by Gavstrik
The official language of the symposium is ENGLISH!
All information about the symposium is on the special website