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Learning Curves: Trials and Tribulations of a Dough Bowl Carver

October 12, 2018
by Angeal Robins
Cold winds and rain are upon us as Lake Superior swells with thirteen-foot waves. Brilliant red maples…
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Shrink Box Exploration

September 27, 2018
by Marybeth Garmoe
Summer is quickly winding down, the colors of fall are covering the hillsides, and my wood stove…
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German Timber Framing

September 15, 2018
by Mike Loeffler
One of my areas of interest as a participant in the Artisan Development Program is traditional building…
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Running Errands with Erlend Part II: Trondheim to Askvoll

August 31, 2018
by Angela Robins
Resident Artisan, Angela Robins, recently returned from a research trip to Sweden and Norway. The following is…
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An old Finnish Spinning Wheel Gets a New Life

August 16, 2018
by Marybeth Garmoe
These last couple months have been jam-packed with teaching, assisting, art festivals and demonstrating. It’s the height…
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Have a Seat - Part 1

August 2, 2018
by Mike Loeffler
I’ve always loved sitting at a shaving horse with a drawknife making shavings. I’m not at all…
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Jane Mickelborough and Breton Spoons

July 6, 2018
by Marybeth Garmoe
There are a lot of fun elements of the Artisan Development Program, but one of the elements…
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Log to Timber

June 21, 2018
by Mike Loeffler
In May I had the opportunity to assist with a course titled Log to Timber taught by…
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Keep the Fire Burning Bright

June 5, 2018
by Kirsten Wisniewski
Being new on campus at North House means listening to a lot of stories, learning the school’s…
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A Little Side Project

May 25, 2018
by Marybeth Garmoe
I think what I enjoy most about my focus on woodturning and carving in the Artisan Development…
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