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NEW: Project Bags by nadelundspiel

We are super excited here at Alte Künste that we have project bags by nadelundspiel – sewn exclusively for our customers!At the moment we can offer you project bags of various sizes all with seasonal themes. All project bags are one of a kind and the specific designs are only available via Alte Künste. Lets […] read more

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Interview with Alte Künste for Strickmich! Club 2020

It is official now!Alte Künste is one of the indie-dyers for Martina Behm’s Strickmich! Club 2020. I feel so honoured and excited about this opportunity to introduce a new audience to my take on natural dyed yarn! Martina Behm interviewed me for Strickmich! Club and she managed to get me to talk about a few […] read more

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That was 0ur Summer Party for 2019!

4 weeks flew by like nothing and it is high time to write a bit about our 2nd Summer Party here at Alte Künste – this year: featuring Frau Wöllfchen and her fabulous spinning fibres. After last year’s success with the Summer Party at Alte Künste we knew we had to throw a party this […] read more

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Sold Out!

The pre-order of the first Alte Künste Advent Calendar sold out within 4 weeks!This was way quicker than I had expected – thank you for all your enthusiasm. I am absolutely flattened and happy that there are some many advent calendar lovers out there. By now the dye-pots are bubbling for you, so that the […] read more

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Pre-Order is open: Advent Calendar 2019

Pre-Orders are open until 15 October 2019 for the Alte Künste – Advent Calendar!Together with Stefanie Bold Design and Atelier Marie-Lucienne we have created a fabulous treat for you: 24 x 0.7oz natural dyed Blue Faced Leicester mini-skeins – one for each day of the advent calendar! Every advent sunday and Christmas Eve we added […] read more

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Update: 2 dates for our Indigo Dye Class in 2019

Due to high interest in this class we will be offering 2 dates for this class:30 November and 1 December 2019 One day workshop on Indigo Dyeing in Cologne We will be starting an indigo vat from scratch together and keep dyeing with it for the day. This class is all about you getting to […] read more

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Back form the Oppenheim Yarnfestival 2019

I am back from 2 days of awesomeness! I love meeting my customers in person and chat about natural dyes, yarn projects and all the wonderful things my customers create!A special shout-out to those lovely ladies who take the time to bring along their finishes objects from Alte Künste yarn – I love seeing those […] read more

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Sponsor for Pailletten Perlen Plunder -Frickelalong

Ok folks, this if for those of you who speak German as well:I am one of the sponsors of the Frickel-Along (that’s not just a knit-along but more a craft-along) hosted by the fabulous German podcast Frickelcast! Besides being able to listen to the podcast in German, there is a pretty active community on Instagram. […] read more

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Botanical Dye Weekend at Hand Herz Seele

Cordula Becker from Hand Herz Seele Creative Retreats had invited me to do a long boantical dye weekend. Cordula’s event are always a real tread and I was very excited to get the chance to work with Hand Herz Seele again. If I remember correctly, Cordula started with her creative retreats in 2015 and her […] read more

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