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Northern Fibers Retreat

Wed, Feb 13 - Sun, Feb 17

Wool and woodstoves, friends and fibers: it all weaves into a cozy tapestry during the Northern Fiber Retreat. This five-day event celebrates all manner of fiber arts, featuring seminars, community gatherings and coursework from long-time North House instructors as well as new guests artisans.

Wood Week

Tue, March 5 - Mon, March 11

Sawdust, wood shavings, and community: Wood Week 2019 is in sight! Join us for a variety of woodworking courses all week, as well as a full day of skill shares, presentations, and more during Carver’s Conference on Friday, March 8th.

This year we’re welcoming featured guests Masashi Kutsuwa and Shinichi Moriguchi of Japan to present on Wagatabon, the traditional carved Japanese tray.

Elements of Craft Podcast

Did you know North House has a podcast? Produced by WTIP, Elements of Craft explores the natural materials in our area and how they relate to the traditional crafts we teach.

Subscribe now in your favorite podcast app to hear the complete first season and have future episodes automatically delivered to you.

Resident Artisan Blog

Read what our resident artisans have been up to!

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Greetings to the North House Community, There are many days I pinch myself as I wake to…

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Hello North House Followers! I’m Josh Tolkan, one of the new Resident Artisans here at North House…

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