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Blacksmithing: Crafting The Tools of the Trade

In this course, students will begin to outfit their own blacksmithing tool chest while…
Thu, Nov 7th, 2024  –  Sun, Nov 10th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Cody Myers
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Blacksmithing: Women & Non-Binary Session

This three-day class is an introduction to forging taught by a female-identifying smith as an…
Fri, Sep 13th, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 15th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Elizabeth Belz
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Bounty of the Big Lake: Fish Cookery

We may spend a lot of time enjoying the gift of Lake Superior’s beauty from the shore or…
Sat, Aug 24th, 2024
9am-5pm
Instructor: Karalyn Littlefield
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Bowl Carving with Axe, Adze, and Gouge

Make the wood chips fly! This course is for students ready to stand at the chopping block and learn…
Fri, Sep 6th, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 8th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Jon Strom
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Buche de Noel: Bake Your Own

Learn to make the bûche de noël, a classic French cake elaborately decorated to resemble a…
Sat, Dec 7th, 2024
9am-5pm
Instructor: Kirsten Wisniewski
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Build Thoreau's Cabin: Basic Building Skills Workshop

Pick up your hammer! This course is designed for students with little or no building experience who…
Thu, Sep 5th, 2024  –  Mon, Sep 9th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Randy Schnobrich
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Build Your Own Shave Horse

Following a proven design, students will build their own versatile “Two-Rail” style…
Thu, Nov 21st, 2024  –  Sun, Nov 24th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructors: Paul Linden, John Fleck
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Build Your Own Yurt

Create yourself a comfortable living space: a spare bedroom, office, studio, sauna, or whatever else…
Tue, Dec 10th, 2024  –  Fri, Dec 13th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Ian Andrus
Mon, Dec 16th, 2024  –  Thu, Dec 19th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Ian Andrus
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Bundle Dyeing with Garden-Grown Pigments & More

Create bright colors and unique patterns in this one day (or afternoon!) bundle dye class using…
Thu, Sep 19th, 2024
9am-3pm
Instructor: Liz O'Brien
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Carve a Jointed Figure

Whether it’s a bobble-head, a puppet, a doll, or a dancing figure atop an automaton, carved…
Tue, Nov 19th, 2024  –  Thu, Nov 21st, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Cecilia Schiller
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Cedar-Strip Boat Construction: Techniques & Fundamentals

With more than just aesthetic appeal, cedar-strip boats are known for being lightweight, strong, and…
Mon, Sep 23rd, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 29th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Ken Koscik
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Celestial Navigation: Dancing with the Stars

Celestial navigation is one of the oldest forms of navigation. For thousands of years, an…
Tue, Sep 17th, 2024  –  Thu, Sep 19th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Mark Gordon
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Chainsaws: Safety, Maintenance, and Tree Felling

A chainsaw is a powerful and efficient tool that requires a specific set of skills and experience to…
Fri, Nov 1st, 2024  –  Sun, Nov 3rd, 2024
Days 1-2: 9am-5pm; Day 3: 9am-1pm
Instructor: Marco Good
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Cider: Crafting Fine Hard Cider at Home

From traditions reaching deep into American and European history, the art of making fine craft…
Sat, Oct 5th, 2024
9am - 5pm
Instructor: Lindsay Lee
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Craft Exploration Camp for Adults

If there’s one thing that all North House students have in common, it’s curiosity: how…
Mon, Aug 5th, 2024  –  Fri, Aug 9th, 2024
9am-3pm