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Birch bark, whitefish, and baskets.

Posted November 5, 2020
by Emily Derke
Many people recognize and know the birch tree. I often think about how familiar we are with the…
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Color in Weaving

Posted October 23, 2020
by Christine Novotny
Coming from a painting background, I am always fascinated by color interaction. I am quick to…
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Drama or Dreams

Posted September 23, 2020
by Elise Kyllo
This is a time of numerous challenges for many and exhausting drama in the world. I feel extremely…
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Growing Flax for Linen

Posted August 14, 2020
by Christine Novotny
I was lucky to take a class last year with Andrea Myklebust, owner of Black Cat Farmstead, who…
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Community Supports Craft

Posted July 30, 2020
by Elise Kyllo
Felting, like any craft, can be intensely solitary and for someone who thrives on social…
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Time, and Harvest Time

Posted July 10, 2020
by Emily Derke
Right now it’s harvest season. That means that it is the season to collect some specific…
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Envisioning the Next World

Posted June 26, 2020
by Christine Novotny
“Our imaginations are typically governed by the creative content that we take in, and that…
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Becoming Intimate with the Characters of Wool

Posted June 12, 2020
by Elise Kyllo
One of my favorite woolly characters is the Abominable Snowman from the Rudolph the Rednosed…
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Milling My Own Lumber

Posted May 21, 2020
by Josh Tolkan
One of my aspirations as a boat builder is to create my own lumber.  I am motivated to do…
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Observations of Plants and Animals

Posted May 6, 2020
by Emily Derke
Learning the terminology for bud ID    As the season changes from winter to spring, there…
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