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Porcupine Shrieks and Other Hunting Stories

Posted December 23, 2020
by Emily Derke

In her latest blog post, Emily Derke examines the depth of the experience of hunting and how it informs her craft. 

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Creating Connection in an Online Marketplace

Posted December 8, 2020
by Christine Novotny

In her latest blog post, Christine Novotny searches for new ways to communicate and connect with customers in lieu of having the tactile, face to face opportunity to shop for her woven goods. 

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Grundtvik and Transatlantic Felting

Posted December 3, 2020
by Elise Kyllo

Elise Kyllo talks about not allowing a pandemic or an ocean get in the way of an international felting collaboration in her latest blog post. 

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Intern Virtual Portfolio Show

Posted November 19, 2020

Explore the 2020 North House intern's capstone slojd projects in this virtual portfolio show!

Birch bark, whitefish, and baskets.

Posted November 5, 2020
by Emily Derke

Emily Derke explores the harvest of birch bark and interesting uses beyond basketry in her new blog post. 

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Color in Weaving

Posted October 23, 2020
by Christine Novotny

Resident artisan Christine Novotny discusses her approach to color in her work in her latest blog post. 

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Drama or Dreams

Posted September 23, 2020
by Elise Kyllo

Resident Artisan Elise Kyllo ponders craft in a time of social unrest, and offers a sneak peak of the upcoming Art Along the Lake Studio Tour

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Director's Update, August 2020

Posted August 7, 2020
by Greg Wright

Director’s Update, August 2020

A message from our Executive Director, Greg Wright

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New episode of Elements of Craft podcast now available!

Posted August 4, 2020

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.

Community Supports Craft

Posted July 30, 2020
by Elise Kyllo

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

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