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Category – Artisan Development Program

Early Norwegian Sea Chests

March 26, 2020
by Josh Tolkan
Wooden storage boxes have long been considered a great woodworking project with challenges varied enough to meet…
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Baskets, Food and Learning

March 13, 2020
by Emily Derke
As I begin my time in the Artisan Development Program at North House, I’ll share a bit…
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Why I Weave

February 27, 2020
by Christine Novotny
Hello everyone! My name is Christine Novotny, and I am part of the newest cohort in the…
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Building the Seksaering at the Hardanger Fartøyvernsenter

February 26, 2020
by Josh Tolkan
The more I watch this seksaering be built there at the small boat shop at the Hardanger…
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Greetings from the Hardanger Fartøyvernsenter in Norway!

February 21, 2020
by Josh Tolkan
Greetings from Norway!  Its beautiful here, and I'm learning a lot quite fast.  It's the rainy season…
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To Be or Not to Be... Making It?

January 23, 2020
by Elise Kyllo
 Ready to travel to the Julmarknad Sale at the Swedish Institute A car stuffed with 100’s, likely…
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Planking the Herring Skiff

January 16, 2020
by Josh Tolkan
I just finished a week long class at North House in which a project I have been…
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Looking Back and Moving Forward

December 10, 2019
by Marybeth Garmoe
Wow, what a whirlwind these past two years have been!  This is the last time you will…
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Time Well Spent at the John C. Campbell Folk School

November 22, 2019
by Elise Kyllo
folkelighed - community life that embraces everyone Nikolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig (1783-1872) - A Danish educator and…
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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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