Although procrastination nearly prevented it, I managed to get into Elsebeth Lavold's Viking Knits class at the Nordic Knitting conference in Seattle, early October 2007. Below are photos from the conference. There are a few photos of Vivain HØxbro, as she was teaching in the classroom next to Elsebeth's.
Best learn of the day: how to cable without a needle....which inspired the Gully Wash Socks!
Some of her examples:
Elsebeth and student:
Elsebeth instructing a student about how to move cables on the ground, and do it without an additional cable needle:
Some of Vivian's examples for the class:
It seems that knitting and high tech are a perfect fit. A knitter shows another knitter an example of what they are discussing online - via her I-phone: