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It's been a monumental few weeks at North House as the Welcome Center timber raising has completed! Read on to see the Welcome Center take shape, from raising the first timbers to putting the final piece in place. 

Posted November 29, 2023
The second half of November 2023 was a memorable time at North House. In addition to hosting the…
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Stop by the ADP studio Saturday, December 2 for the Resident Artisan Craft Sale and Studio Tour! Located in the ADP studios above the Betsy Bowen Gallery. This event is part of the Grand Marais Holiday Harbor Village

Posted November 29, 2023

Should you cut your work in half? In her latest blog post, Mary Tripoli writes about how she's become a better woodturner by dissecting the bowls and cups she's made. 

Posted November 28, 2023
by Mary Tripoli
Resident Artisans have several opportunities to assist in classes over the course of our time…
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Happy holidays from North House! On December 1, get free shipping through our online store for all orders $50 and up. Find unique handmade items, books, tools, stocking stuffers, and more

Posted November 27, 2023

This month, we say farewell to our 2023 interns. The interns completed their 10-month internship with a capstone project known as a “Slöjd Project.” Read on to learn more about their projects.

Posted November 21, 2023
In addition to welcoming winter, Winterers’ Gathering brings another  milestone in the…
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Take your first steps down the path of natural dye work. In this blog post, Liz O'Brien offers a step-by-step guide to the mesmerizing process of color alchemy. 

Posted November 20, 2023
by Liz O'Brien
If you have a curious mind, a couple pots and spoons, and a little extra time on hand, you’re…
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Remembering Bob Janssen: leading Minnesota ornithologist and beloved North House instructor

Posted November 12, 2023
We were saddened to hear about the passing of Bob Janssen, a longtime North House instructor and…
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The countdown to the timber raising is on! Join Director Greg Wright for a big update on the progress of the Welcome Center in our latest Hard Hat Tour. 

Posted November 8, 2023
by Greg Wright
Join us for a campus tour during Winterers' Gathering to see the building progress!
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Our newest edition of Shavings is out! Three times a year, we send out a special newsletter featuring the inspiring people, projects, and happenings on campus. Grab a cup of tea and read the digital version here.

Posted November 8, 2023

How long does it take to set up a loom? In her newest blog post, Resident Artisan Caroline Feyling shows us the multi-step process of setting up a loom and preparing to weave.

Posted November 7, 2023
by Caroline Feyling
One of the most common questions I get at craft events is “How long did it take you to make…
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