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Exploring Krokbragd Weaving

Explore krokbragd, or “crooked path” weaving. This beautiful weft-faced, twill based weave structure has Scandinavian roots, and was historically used to create heavy, warming home textiles. In this session, weavers dive into this detailed process to explore color and pattern, and learn how to design krokbragd using graph paper, or…
Mon, Jan 18th, 2021  –  Wed, Jan 20th, 2021
Days 1&2: 9am-5pm, Day 3: 9am-3pm
Instructor: Julie Arthur
2 Days
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Introduction to Gudbrandsdal Style Rosemaling: Online Course

Rosemaling is a decorative painting style originating in Norway. The Gudbrandsdal style of rosemaling originated in the Gudbrandsdal region and is recognized by foliage of the acanthus leaf. This course emphasizes the basic technique for painting these acanthus leaves, scrolls, and simple flowers. This style is best suited to students…
Thu, Jan 21st, 2021
Jan 21st, 28th, 7-8:30 pm CT.
Instructor: Tara Austin
0.5 Days
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Norwegian Telemark Style Rosemaling: Holi-dala Horse Online Course

Get festive with Telemark style rosemaling on a wooden Dala horse plaque. Kim has designed a holiday-themed Dala horse that will allow you to practice your Telemark style skills. This course is for rosemalers who  have some experience studying Telemark style before. Students will order and gather their own materials…
Sat, Dec 12th, 2020
10am-1pm Central Time
Instructor: Kim Garrett
1.5 Days
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Shades of November: Long Exposure Photography

November can be a drab and windy month. While it is the stormiest month on Lake Superior, explosive waves don’t happen every day. When the waves are low and the sky is gray, it’s hard to get motivated to get outside and take pictures. Change that perspective with long exposure…
Fri, Nov 6th, 2020  –  Sat, Nov 7th, 2020
Day 1: 1-5pm; Day 2: 9am-5pm
Instructor: Bryan Hansel