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2024 Summer/Fall Catalog Kickoff

Posted February 13, 2024

The new catalog is landing in mailboxes across the country. Read on for everything you need to know ahead of registration at the end of February.

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Miriam Parkman Presentation

Posted February 27, 2024

We're thrilled to welcome professional Swedish weaver Miriam Parkman for her first-ever visit to Minnesota! Join her for a presentation on her weaving, March 19 at 7pm in the Blue Building.

Three Stories in Three Stories: February 27 Hard Hat Tour Update

Posted February 27, 2024
by Greg Wright

As March approaches, work on the Welcome Center is progressing quickly. Join Director Greg Wright for a look at the construction progress and learn what's in store for each story.

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Off the Waitlist and Into the Class

Posted February 23, 2024

What should you do if the class you want to register for is full? Why the best thing to do is to add your name to the waitlist. 

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A Garden to Dye For

Posted February 21, 2024
by Liz O'Brien

Greater biodiversity, more vibrant colors, taking the time to slow down—there are myriad benefits to growing plants for natural dyes. In this post, Resident Artisan Liz O'Brien writes about growing a garden to dye for. 

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Trial and Error: Working with Mockups

Posted February 19, 2024
by Caroline Feyling

Why make a sample when you can get straight to the fun part? In this post, Caroline Feyling writes about an integral part of the sewing process: working with mockups.

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Accepting Applications for Resident Artisans

Posted February 13, 2024

North House is now accepting applications for the Artisan Development Program (2024 – 2026). Applications are due April 1 at noon, CST. Learn more and apply.

Peter Henrikson Talk

Posted February 12, 2024

In 2023, North House instructor Peter Henrikson took his timber framing skills to France to help rebuild Notre Dame's iconic timbered roof. Join Peter February 21 at 7pm in the Red Building for a presentation about his once-in-a-lifetime experience. 
 

February 8 Hard Hat Tour Update

Posted February 10, 2024
by Greg Wright

Where does the future of craft come from? In this video update, Director Greg Wright shares about a key component of Framing the Future: strengthening the internship program.

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Rosemaling Patterns on Trunks

Posted February 6, 2024
by Tara Austin

Rosemaling is more than mere decoration; its patterns can convey a sense of belonging and love for community. In her newest blog post, Tara Austin writes about participating in the historic tradition of rosemaling trunks. 

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