Nordic Knitting Symposium 2018
At the beginning of the workshop Zlata Ushakova gives some examples of her work as well as some information about the tradition.
In this workshop you are going to learn how to do colour selection, how to compose harmonious colour combination, and which colors are incompatible. After that you will choose colour pattern for each participant and start to knit.
After graduating from Linguistic Institute she started her career as a guide at Archangelsk Museum of Wooden Arts.
While working in the museum she started to knit northern patterns using the rich historical material of the museium's collections.
Since same time Zlata is teaching ornamental knitting in four languages.
Her participation in numerous exhibitions, festivals of traditional culture, Russian Winter in London, Carnival of Russian Culture in Beijing, Month of Russian Culture in Paris, just to name a few.