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Category – Artisan Development Program

Building the Aleutian Baidarka

November 7, 2019
by Josh Tolkan
At long last I have just about finished the baidarka I have been working on here and…
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A Medieval Tour in Sweden

October 24, 2019
by Mike Loeffler
At the tail end of this Scandinavian tour Peter Henrikson and I met up with a craftsman…
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Time Spent with the Sami in Rural Sweden

October 10, 2019
by Marybeth Garmoe
I’ve been back from my travels in Norway and Sweden for almost a month now, but my…
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My Scandinavian adventure continues…

October 3, 2019
by Mike Loeffler
This post is a continuation of my barn explorations in Norway. There have been many other inspiring…
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What a woolly blur summer has been!

September 26, 2019
by Elise Kyllo
My last blog was long on philosophy of fiber and environmental concerns and short on photos and…
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Boatbuilding: Half Model Making

September 19, 2019
by Josh Tolkan
I spend too much time staring at boat designs. Those aware of this condition - which affects…
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Hello from Scandinavia

August 28, 2019
by Mike Loeffler
As a part of the Artisan Development Program we have the opportunity to plan and arrange a…
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Scandinavia – Blending Woodcarving and Broom-making

August 15, 2019
by Marybeth Garmoe
Hello from Sweden!  I’m exactly half way through my time abroad and I’ve already visited many cultural…
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Re-evaluating my Closet

August 14, 2019
by Elise Kyllo
During the beginning of my artist residency, I was intently focused on creating a “Textile Traditions” curriculum…
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Herring Skiffs

July 19, 2019
by Josh Tolkan
Hello North House Blog followers! It has been pretty busy around here lately. Before the Wooden Boat…
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