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phialaTHL Phiala O'Ceallaigh

Major Fields: Turning yarn in fabric: Tablet Weaving, Braiding, Sprang, Naalbinding, etc. (with emphasis on structure), Daily life and culture in 10th c. Scandinavia, especially Gotland.

Other Areas of Interest: Turning fiber into yarn: Spinning and Dyeing

Teaching: Please feel free to contact her if you would like her to teach any of the following classes:

  • Tablet weaving: introductory through advance, including theory/structure
  • Sprang: introductory thru intermediate
  • Braiding: history and practice, introductory through advance
  • Naalbinding: introductory through intermediate

    (Any of above classes can also be taught one-on-one: contact instructor for details)

  • Felting
  • Modern Botany for the Medievalist
  • Medieval Cryptography



Current Group: Shire of Nithgaard

E-mail: phiala AT

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