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Baskets, Baskets, Baskets: Birch Bark Weaving

Course Overview

Learn the craft of birch bark basket weaving by working on a variety of projects. Choose from three designs, or make all three if you are a deft-hand. The never-ending basket, the square weave tray, and the cornucopia wall hanging each offer an opportunity to learn new skills and techniques. While we weave, we’ll also discuss the ethical harvest of bark and its preparation  for weaving. A materials fee of $30 per basket will be payable to instructors. Most beginning weavers complete one or two projects in two days.


Mon, Jun 22nd, 2020  –  Tue, Jun 23rd, 2020

This course has been cancelled to mitigate the risk of spreading COVID-19. We offer our deepest apologies. We truly believe in the power of craft to build community, and we know that community is needed more than ever in times like these. However, the need to stay healthy and protect our friends and neighbors is the most critical priority.

If you were registered for this class, you should have received an email regarding your refund options. If not, please call us at 218-387-9762 or email us at

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We truly hope to see you in another class at North House soon!

Course Details

Length: 2 Days
Skill Levels: Beginner to Advanced
Hours: 9am-5pm
Intergenerational age: N/A
Registration Cost: $190.00
Additional materials fee paid to instructor when class starts: $30 per project

Required Tools

You will need the following tools for this class:

  • knife
  • scissors
  • eye protection

(all available for purchase @ North House School Store)

Optional Tools

Feel free to bring your favorite tools and whatever materials you might feel appropriate for this course.

More Information

Once registered, students will receive a confirmation email with further class information. Please call us if you haven't received it within 24 hours.