Programme overview

 

 

We reserve the right to change times and events. Please check www.strikkefestival.dk for updates.

Thursday September 20

11 – 17.00

“FANØ DAGBOG” (FANØ INTERVALS) photo exhibition opens at Fanø Bad.

14 – 17.00

OPENING HOURS for the head festival office at the Bazartent in Nordby and at the INFO-room in Sønderho.

14 – 15.00

GUIDED TOUR among the old houses in Nordby. Buy your ticket at the webshop. Price DKK 50,-. Meeting place: Christel Seyfarth’s shop, Hovedgaden 76.

17 – 20.00

LATE NIGHT in Sønderho. Shops and restaurants offer bargains and good food.Fashion show at the Sønderho Assembly hall.

19 – 21.30

TASTE OF FANØ AND THE WADDEN SEA, “Hyggelig” evening with tasty samples of Fanø and the Wadden Sea, among that local oysters. Lecture by the OYSTER KING/live local music. Buy your ticket at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARtent. BAZARtent.

Friday September 21

08.30 – 18.00

OPENING HOURS for the head festival office at the Bazartent in Nordby and at the INFO-room in Sønderho.

09 – 12.00

MORNING WORKSHOPS.

10 – 17.00

EXHIBITION by various knitwear designers on Fanø School opens. Coffee and cake at the café.

10 – 18.00

FANØ INTERNATIONAL KNITTING FESTIVAL opens in Nordby and in Sønderho

10.30 – 11.15

SKALS TEXTILE COLLEGE tells about an institution building few castles in the air. The BAZARtent

11 – 17.00

“FANØ DAGBOG” (FANØ INTERVALS) photo exhibition opens at Fanø Bad.

11.30 – 12.30

WHAT DOES A SWEATER SOUND LIKE? CAN YOU PLAY IT AS MUSIC? HOW DO YOU KNIT JAZZ?

Are you ready for an entire new experience when Albert gives an open workshop in improvised knitting and shows you how to express yourself without any prejudices with the help of the spirit of jazz.

12.30 – 13.30

LECTURE – CREATIVE KNITTING – INSPIRED BY THE FAROESE CAIRNS. Buy your ticket at the festival office (BAZARtent) or on the webshop. BAZARtent (side tent)

13.00 – 14.00

THE WARDROBE OF THE FANØ WOMAN – from inside out. BAZARtent

13   – 16.00

GO SAILING TO THE SEAL BARS WITH THE EVERT “REBEKKA”

Unique sailing trip north around Fanø to the seal bars. The event depends on smooth weather! Max 12 persons. Book on the webshop. Price DKK 295,- p.p.

13  – 17.00

FANØ ART MUSEUM exhibits woman’s life on Fanø. Paintings by female artists from the museum’s permanent collection.

14 – 15.00

Guided tour among the old houses in Nordby. Buy your ticket at the webshop. . Price DKK 50,-. Meeting place: Christel Seyfarth’s shop, Hovedgaden 76.

14 – 17.00

AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS

15  - 17.00

KNIT-IN SEYFARTH KNIT CAFÉ VANLØSE. Come and join the group of Seyfarth knitters with your colourful knitting. Help is offered if you struggle with a Seyfarth-project. BAZARtent

15.30 – 16.30

RUM AND COCK-AND-BULL STORIES. Guided tour along the small paths in Sønderho, including tales and tastes. Max. 20 participants. Price DKK 100,-. Meeting place: The INFO-room in Sønderho.

15.30 – 18.30

OYSTER SAFARI WITH FANØ OYSTER KING. Walk direct on the sea bed, pluck your own oysters and prepare them afterwards. Sign-up at the webshop. Price DKK 175,-. Meeting place: Fanø Tourist office, Nordby

19.30 – 21.30

MAKELØS (AMAZING) – LECTURE AND FASHION SHOW with Norwegian designer Kristin Elise Halkjelsvik. Early-bird dinner starts at 17.45. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARtent.

Saturday, September 22

08.30 – 18.00

OPENING HOURS for the head festival office at the Bazartent in Nordby and at the INFO-room in Sønderho.

09 – 12.00

MORNING WORKSHOPS

09.30 – 10.30

LECTURE: “Danish 19th century “Nattrøjer” (sweaters) by Vivian Høxbro. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARtent. Price DKK 150,-

10 – 18.00

FANØ INTERNATIONAL KNITTING FESTIVAL opens in Nordby and in Sønderho

10 – 10.45

GUIDED TOUR TO “HØNEN”, the southernmost point of Fanø. Learn about the cultural history of Sønderho, the dynamic of the landscape, pick herbs and taste herb aquavit. Price DKK 100,-. Meeting place and sign-up at the INFOroom in Sønderho.

10 - 12.00     

SØNDERHO old “Fuglekøje” opens. Free admittance.

10 – 17.00

KNIT EXHIBITION opens at Fanø school. Café offers coffee and cakes.

10.30 – 11.00

STAGE SHOW – “knit and stretch-out”. Take a break and learn efficient exercises. BAZARtent.

11 – 12.00

HAVE YOUR OWN FANØ PORTRAIT taken. Go home with a fun memory from Fanø. BAZARtent.

11 – 17.00

FANØ DAGBOG exhibition opens at Fanø Bad.

11 – 17.00

FANØ KUNSTMUSEUM (art museum) in Sønderho exhibit knitwear designs by Vibe Munck.

11.30 – 12.30

LECTURE: “Inspiration sources to your next project” by Vithard Villumsen. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARtent. Price DKK 150,-. BETAhuset, 1. Floor

12.30 – 13.30

LECTURE: “ Knit away your stress and stretch-out for more more knitting time” by Pernille Cordes and Martha Miehe-Renard. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARTENT. Price DKK 150,- . BAZARtent.

12.30 - ?

SHEEP-SHEARING by Uldsnedkeren, Sønderho

13.30 – 14.15

ARCTIC COCK-AND-BULL-STORIES by Jørn Riel from Northeast Greenland. Free entrance. Limited number of seats. BETAhouse, 1ST floor.

13.30 – 14.30

LIVE MUSIC entertainment by Andrea Gadeberg and Ebbe Ravn.Take a coffee break and enjoy lovely entertainment, the BAZARtent, Nordby

14 – 15.00

GUIDED TOUR among the old houses in Nordby. Buy your ticket at the webshop. . Price DKK 50,-. Meeting place: Christel Seyfarth’s shop, Hovedgaden 76.

14 – 17

AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS

14 – 17.00

COMBINED LECTURE/WORKSHOP: “Craft psychology”. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARTENT. Price DKK 350,- . BAZARtent.

14.30 – 15.15

RELAY EMBROIDERY RACE – fun event arranged by Skals Håndarbejds School. BAZARtent.

15.00 – 16.00

LECTURE: “Women’s life in a textile light” by Lisbeth Tolstrup. ”. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARTENT. Price DKK 150, . BETAhouse, 1st floor

15.30 – 16.00

FASHION SHOW by Norwegian designer Sidsel Høivik. BAZARtent

15.30 – 16.30

RUM AND COCK-AND-BULL STORIES. Guided tour along the small paths in Sønderho, including tales and tastes. Max. 20 participants. Price DKK 100,-. Meeting place: The INFO-room in Sønderho.

19 – 22.00

VILLAGE HALL”-atmosphere with delicious food and world class entertainment by Irish KILKENNYS. Big draw among the guests.

Sunday, September 23

08.30 – 15.00

OPENING HOURS for the head festival office at the Bazartent in Nordby and at the INFO-room in Sønderho.

09 – 12.00

MORNING WORKSHOPS

09.30 – 10.30

LECTURE: “From KRITKROTING to SWEATER” by Norwegian designer Kristin Holte. ”. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARTENT. Price DKK 150,- . BETAhouse, 1st floor

10 – 15.00

KNIT EXHIBITION opens at Fanø school. Café offers coffee and cakes.

10 – 16.00

FANØ INTERNATIONAL KNITTING FESTIVAL opens in Nordby and in Sønderho

10.30 – 11.30

LECTURE: “PEPTALK WITH A CLIP” – boundless knitting by Danish designer Mette Larsen. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARTENT. Price DKK 150,- . BAZARtent.

11 – 11.45

MEDITATION SERVICE at Sønderho church by vicar Miriam Flóres. Everyone is welcome. Bring your knitting.

11 – 16.00

FANØ DAGBOG photo exhibition opens.

11.30 – 12.30

LECTURE: “KNITTED STOCKINGS FROM “THE ROOF OF THE WORLD” by Lita Rosing-Schow.. Sign-up at the webshop or at the festival office in the BAZARTENT. Price DKK 150,- . BETAhouse, 1st floor.

12 – 12.30

FANØ MUSIC AND DANCES performed by locals. BAZARtent.

12.30 - ?

SHEEP-SHEARING by Uldsnedkeren, Sønderho

13 – 16.00

GO SAILING TO THE SEAL BARS WITH THE EVERT “REBEKKA”

Unique sailing trip north around Fanø to the seal bars. The event depends on smooth weather! Max 12 persons. Book on the webshop. Price DKK 295,- p.p.

14  - 15.00

KNIT-IN SEYFARTH KNIT CAFÉ VANLØSE. Come and join the group of Seyfarth knitters with your colourful knitting. Help is offered if you struggle with a Seyfarth-project. BAZARtent

15 – 16.00

FANTASTIC FINAL of the Fanø International Knitting festival 2018.

Live entertainment by Irish band The Kilkennys

HAPPY HOUR – 50% REDUCTION ON ALL DRINKS and food

GOODBUY and SEE YOU NEXT YEAR/organizer Christel Seyfarth

 

 

 

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