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Join Greg Wright for stories and conversation each Tuesday in December for updates on the direction North House is heading, as well as highlighting key moments from our community’s past.
 

North House's new and improved school store is up and running! To celebrate, store manager Cindy Lou recorded a first-person video tour of some of the best products for sale in the northern hemisphere.

In her latest blog post, resident artisan Emily Derke writes about a recent exhibition organized by North House Instructor John Zasada. 

A mark of time passing each year at Norh House is when the four craft education interns move on to their next projects in life. Their milestone is celebrated with the completion of a "slojd project", a final task that demonstrates their skills learned and propels each individual onward.

Meet Laura Brown, one of the new residents in the Artisan Development Program at North House, in this introductory blog post. 

Looking for more online craft content? Visit our Crafting in Place page for a full schedule of upcoming webinars, videos, and more, as well as the complete archive of past content.

Featured Events & Activities

Accessibility at North House

Accessibility at North House

Scholarships, Work Study, and Local Discount

We believe that craft education should be accessible to anyone with an interest in learning, and that the mission of our school is made richer by welcoming a diverse range of students to our campus. To that end, our organizational values have guided the creation of three key efforts to create greater access to our programs. 

New On-Campus Courses for 2022

New On-Campus Courses for 2022

Registration now open!

New coursework for January through April is posted! Visit the calendar to see the new course offerings and start planning your trip. Registration is open for January and February classes. March and April 2022 courses have been announced, registration opens in late October. Sign up for our eNewsletter to get all the details as the date approaches. North House members always get access to register a day early. Image: Bury Yourself in Your Work: Build Your Own Casket

Resident Artisan Blog

Read what our resident artisans have been up to!

Every Tree Has Stories to Tell

In her latest blog post, resident artisan Emily Derke writes about a recent exhibition organized by North House Instructor John Zasada. 

Introducing Laura Brown

Meet Laura Brown, one of the new residents in the Artisan Development Program at North House, in this introductory blog post. 

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Enjoy the tactile sensation of browsing our newsprint catalog of courses? Request your free copy of the North House Catalog here!