Workshop with textile designer, Ýrúrari

Join the workshop and make your own personale flags

Monday, June 17, 2024

At 17:15

Plænen - The Open Air Stage front

We look forward to the workshop with the talented textile designer, Ýrúrari.
In the workshop at Tivoli participants get to experiment with the simple technique of needle felting using scrap material and Icelandic wool. The outcome will be woolen friendly flags to take home, by making the flags participants also gain the knowledge of how to mend and personalize their knits at home with the needle felting technique.
The workshop is suitable for beginners. Children need to be accompanied by adults to assist them.

About Ýrúrari
Ýr Jóhannsdóttir, or Ýrúrarí, is an Icelandic textile designer and artist based in Reykjavík. In her work Ýrúrarí mainly works with upcycling used knits, turning them into new lovable characters and friends, making it difficult to throw them into the trash.

Icelandic National Day is organized in collaboration with the Icelandic Embassy in Copenhagen and Icelandair