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Mark Gordon, Josh Tolkan, Mark Hansen, and Josh Swan take us On the Water and talk boats in the newest Elements of Craft podcast. Listen here, and subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts.

Posted August 4, 2020

Resident Artisan Elise Kyllo considers the role of the community in her often solitary craft in her latest blog post. 

Posted July 30, 2020
by Elise Kyllo
Felting, like any craft, can be intensely solitary and for someone who thrives on social interaction, this…
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Jewelers Beth Carter Gautsch and Michael Seiler talk rocks in the new episode of our Elements of Craft podcast. Listen here, and subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts.

Posted July 28, 2020

New Blog Post: North House Intern Jake Fee gives us a new installment of his deep dive into craft vocabulary. 

Posted July 17, 2020
by Jake Fee
Click the link for Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3.  Aggy-jagger. When the lake is cold, the sun…
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New Blog Post: Time, and Harvest Time: Emily Derke offers some insights on time and materials in her rope-making experiments. 

Posted July 10, 2020
by Emily Derke
Right now it’s harvest season. That means that it is the season to collect some specific materials…
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Envisioning the Next World: A new blog post from Christine Novotny

Posted June 26, 2020
by Christine Novotny
“Our imaginations are typically governed by the creative content that we take in, and that creative content…
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What digital craft content and online course offerings would you like to see from North House? Take the survey!

Posted June 22, 2020
Since making the difficult decision to close our campus and pause our coursework, we've worked with our…
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Thank you for joining us for Wooden Boat Show 2020! The event is over now, but recordings of all webinars, craft demonstrations, boat tours, and more can be found on our Crafting in Place page.

Posted June 22, 2020

Elise Kyllo discusses craft during COVID and how wool is a version of resilience. 

Posted June 12, 2020
by Elise Kyllo
One of my favorite woolly characters is the Abominable Snowman from the Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer movie. …
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The past weeks—from the killing of George Floyd to protests across the nation—speak loudly. The sobering facts call all of us to think again about the world we hope to create and the values we want to live by. 

Posted June 10, 2020
The past weeks—from the killing of George Floyd to protests across the nation—speak loudly. The sobering facts…
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