Scandinavian Christmas gnome folklore traces back to the 18th century, when these household spirits were believed to be responsible for the health and prosperity of a farm and its family. Create your own gnome for the holiday while you learn the basics of needle felting from our expert instructor.
Nikki has always loved to create art with her hands, beginning in elementary school and progressing from there. She has been working in fibre arts for over five years and is the owner of Okanagan Dye Works. From the raw fibre to the dying process to the finished product, she loves it all. Her vividly dyed yarns are a favourite in our shop. Nikki is also an accomplished needle felter and knitter, and loves to ride her motorcycle.
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