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2024 Summer Breads Program

Posted June 13, 2024

Bake fresh bread in our wood-fired oven! Our summer breads program has started for the season, with 2-hour mini courses happening most Thursdays. Learn more and book your session here. 

Volunteer at the Summer Solstice Festival

Posted June 11, 2024

Want to get involved at North House? Volunteering is a great place to start! Join in the fun by volunteering at the Summer Solstice and Wooden Boat Festival. Learn more and sign up here

Summer Solstice Festival Mini Courses

Posted June 11, 2024

Take a mini course during this year's Summer Solstice and Wooden Boat Festival! These one-day classes are perfect for beginners looking to try something new. Mini course registration is open now—find a full list here. 

Lake Superior Chowder Experience

Posted June 11, 2024

Join us for the Lake Superior Chowder Experience, an Empty Bowls fundraiser that features soups from local restaurants and freshly baked North House cornbread. 

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Rosemaled Range Hood

Posted June 6, 2024
by Tara Austin

Craft adds unique and personal touches to the home. Using a technique she observed in Sweden, Resident Artisan Tara Austin took on a new project: rosemaling a range hood. 

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May Course Release

Posted May 31, 2024

Courses from October-December 2024 are now open for registration, including courses during Family Weekend and Winterers' Gathering! Read on for a full list of new courses and register today.

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Make More Meaning Auction

Posted May 22, 2024

Got tools? Help them to find a new home at the Make More Meaning Auction at the Summer Solstice and Wooden Boat Festival. You can kickstart someone’s craft journey while supporting the North House internship program!

Crafting Through The Seasons

Posted May 21, 2024
by Caroline Feyling

How does a working craftsperson find balance in their creative practice? In her latest blog post, Caroline Feyling discusses questions she's been pondering about seasonality, scheduling, and the pillars of a sustainable craft career. 

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Dahlias and 7th Octdala

Posted May 10, 2024
by Tara Austin

Tara Austin started her Octdala paintings in 2022, a series inspired by the language of rosemaling. In this blog post, Tara writes about completing her 7th Octdala, inspired by the delightful dahlia. 

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On Beginning

Posted May 7, 2024
by Lauren Dahl

Meet Lauren Dahl, a 2024 intern who will be sharing about the internship experience through a series of blog posts. In her first entry, Lauren explores the beauty of beginnings, including the many beginnings that occur daily at North House Folk School. 

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