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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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North House Intern Nia Zekan sits down with North House founder Mark Hansen to share some stories, philosophies, and motivations. 

Posted May 28, 2020
by Nia Zekan
Mark Hansen and his pony I first met Mark Hansen on the cusp of covid, before phrases like social…
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Director’s Update, May 2020

A message from our Executive Director, Greg Wright

Posted May 21, 2020
by Greg Wright
Greetings Again to All from Near to Far, In early April, North House released our first…
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Resident artisan and boat builder Josh Tolkan takes to the woods with his new chainsaw mill and writes about the experience in his new blog post. 

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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Course cancellations extended through July 5th.

Posted May 19, 2020
by Greg Wright
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 crises, North House has made the difficult decision to extend our…
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In our most highly-attended webinar yet, Harley and Norma Refsal give a virtual tour of the history of Norwegian Handcraft. Watch the recording!

Posted May 15, 2020
This is a recording of the Celebrating Norwegian Handcraft from Sámi North to Wooded South…
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