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Category – All Things Wood

A Folk-Art Retreat

April 4, 2018
by Marybeth Garmoe
This past weekend a group of folk artisans working in varied media (mainly wood, clay and metal)…
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Wood Week

March 30, 2018
by Mike Loeffler
A few weeks ago a horde of wood workers descended on campus to participate in wood week.…
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Pop and Lock it: Lidded Boxes on the Lathe

March 15, 2018
by Angela Robins
Snap, pop, squeak. These are a few of my (new) favorite things: the sounds of a well-fitted…
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Setting Up Shop

February 1, 2018
by Mike Loeffler
Hello everybody. My name is Mike Loeffler and I am one of the newest resident artisans in…
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Shaking it Up

January 5, 2018
by Angela Robins
Before I joined North House’s Artisan Development program, I primarily turned wooden bowls. However since starting the…
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A moment with resident artisan, Angela Robins | Artisan Development Program at North House Folk School

December 7, 2017
by North House Folk School
The Artisan Development Program is a new program intended to foster the growth of the next generation…
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Everyday Sloyd: Make Home Items by Hand

September 26, 2015
by North House Folk School
Spreaders, cooking and eating chopsticks, "BWCA chopsticks" (chopstick/stirrer/spreader). What's Slöjd? Find out in two brand new courses:…
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A Man and His Craft: Woodworking Over Age 100

September 26, 2015
by North House Folk School
Art shaping his box elder birthday bowl. Art started out looking at a huge piece of a…
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