As part of their winter exhibit Underfoot: Footwear, Hooked Rugs, In the Cellar and Below Decks, Penobscot Marine Museum is hosting a sock-making workshop with master knitter Lisa-Marie Haugmoen on Saturday, December 14, from 9:00 am to noon. Lisa-Marie Haugmoen is an expert knitter and is currently working on designs for a new book by the British wool company Real Shetland Wool/Jamieson & Smith. She knits garments for Vogue Knitting and for knitwear designers and has been knitting since the age of four.
This is the first in a series of winter events for the exhibit Underfoot. All events take place in Penobscot Marine Museum’s Main Street Gallery, 40 East Main Street, Searsport. Events free with $5 Gallery admission. Gallery admission is free for museum members and Searsport residents. For more information call Penobscot Marine Museum at 207-548-2529 or go to www.penobscotmarinemuseum.org.