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Expedition Footwear: Making Hide & Canvas Mukluks

Remember the last time your feet were too cold to enjoy wonderful wintry weather? Do away with rigid, non-breathing footwear and discover the traditional footwear of the North: mukluks, the perfect footwear for your snowshoeing adventure. The flexibility of the natural materials used in construction allows the foot to generate…
Fri, Oct 29th, 2021  –  Sun, Oct 31st, 2021
9am-5pm
Instructor: Jo Wood
Fri, Nov 19th, 2021  –  Sun, Nov 21st, 2021
9am-5pm
Instructor: Jo Wood
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Felt Your Feet: Slippers or Boot Liners

Warm up winter by making your own woolen slippers or short boot liners. Using the ancient no-knitting wet felting technique, you will make a cozy, warm pair of slippers or boot liners. The craft hasn’t changed in centuries except we now use soap instead of ash or urine. It’s a…
Wed, Nov 17th, 2021  –  Thu, Nov 18th, 2021
9am-5pm
Instructor: Elise Kyllo
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Lost Wax Casting: Sterling Silver Rings

Rings on fingers have been around since the beginning of civilization. Egyptian and Greek legend place the wedding ring on the third finger of the left hand, because of a belief that the vein of that finger traveled directly from the heart. The Romans extended this description and called this…
Fri, Nov 5th, 2021  –  Sun, Nov 7th, 2021
Day 1:4-8pm; Day 2: 9am-5pm; Day 3: 9am-2pm
Instructor: Todd Hawkinson
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Weave to Sew: Custom Wool Vest

Design, weave, and sew your own custom handwoven vest. You’ll weave yardage for a vest using a basic twill structure and wool yarn. After weaving your yardage, you will gain experience fulling your wool cloth to create finished fabric for the vest construction, and learn skills for sewing with handwoven…
Fri, Jan 21st, 2022  –  Tue, Jan 25th, 2022
9am - 5pm each day
Instructors: Carol Colburn, Erin Endsley
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Woven: Traditional Swedish Table-Made Hair Jewelry

Beautiful objects can be made with common and unusual renewable resources. An almost forgotten form, hairwork, the unique folk art of creating jewelry from human hair, is loaded with Scandinavian history and culture. In this course, students will  learn how to set up and make four patterns on a traditional…
Thu, Oct 28th, 2021  –  Sun, Oct 31st, 2021
Day 1: 4-6 pm Days 2-3: 9 am-5 pm Day 4: 9 am-noon
Instructor: Karen Keenan