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Hardcover Codex Bookbinding: Online Course

This course will cover the basic tools, techniques and design elements involved in the construction of a hardcover book. Codex binding is the style of binding often seen today in hardcover books where groups of pages called signatures are stitched together and then attached to a hard case. Over the…
Mon, Mar 8th, 2021
6:30-8:30pm CT Monday March 8th, Wednesday March 10th, and Monday March 15th
Instructor: Sam Gathje
3 Days
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Herbalism Apprentice: Beginner's Botanical Medicine, Self Care to Community

Desire to be more self-sustainable with your health care and home? Dipped your toes into the deep waters of herbalism, and ready to learn more? Combine the intuitive art and solid science of botanical medicine, apprenticing with a Master Herbalist for an intensive weekend. Core components include: foundations in natural…
Fri, Mar 26th, 2021  –  Sun, Mar 28th, 2021
Days 1&2: 9am-5pm; Day 3: 9am-3pm
Instructor: Gigi Stafne
2 Days
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Himmeli: Finnish Geometric Mobiles Online Course

Himmeli is a Nordic tradition brought to Minnesota by Finnish immigrants. Traditionally hung above a table or dining area, these intricate and beautiful geometric mobiles are a Christmas tradition and a link to old folk farming beliefs for ensuring a bountiful harvest. Himmeli can be enjoyed all year round though!…
Wed, Feb 10th, 2021
2-4 pm on Wednesdays February 10th and 17th
Instructor: Mary Erickson