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Category – Artisan Development Program

Chair Exploration

March 14, 2019
by Mike Loeffler
I’m continuing on my exploration of chairs this winter and, I must say, it’s been a fun…
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Winter Camping

February 21, 2019
by Marybeth Garmoe
As I’m writing, I’m sitting in my small cabin next to a crackling wood stove with a…
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New Resident Artisan, Elise Kyllo

February 14, 2019
by Elise Kyllo
Greetings to the North House Community, There are many days I pinch myself as I wake to…
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New Resident Artisan, Josh Tolkan

January 31, 2019
by Josh Tolkan
Hello North House Followers! I’m Josh Tolkan, one of the new Resident Artisans here at North House…
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Have a Seat - Part 2

January 17, 2019
by Mike Loeffler
I acquired some black ash logs over the course of this past spring. During the summer months…
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Emily Dickinson Brooms

January 3, 2019
by Marybeth Garmoe
  She sweeps with many-colored brooms, And leaves the shreds behind; Oh, housewife in the evening west,…
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Chasing the Curve

December 21, 2018
by Angela Robins
After a year and a half of creating, traveling and connecting, I am wrapping up my precious…
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Utilizing the Natural Forms of Wood

December 6, 2018
by Mike Loeffler
Why do so many people feel attracted to wooden objects? There seems to be a universal appeal…
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Branching Out

November 16, 2018
by Angela Robins
Apple, poplar and birch, oh my! So many branches, so many forms. Ever since studying bowl carving…
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Spice Jars & Chip Carving

November 9, 2018
by Marybeth Garmoe
Surface design, be it carving or painting or inlay, is fascinating to me.  Just a simple embellishment…
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