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Wed, Sep 13, 2017 - Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Event Overview

Celebrate community, music, craft, and storytelling along the lakeshore at our classic Fall fundraiser.

Featured Performance: Kevin Kling and Friends

September 16, 2017 at 7pm

Storyteller Kevin Kling and 7 guest performers come to the Unplugged stage for a show featuring stories, music, and more.

Tickets go on sale July 1, 2017.

Flannel Formal Gala

September 15, 2017 in the evening

Celebrate 20 years of building community through traditional craft with a live auction and 5-course meal prepared by 5 of the North’s best chefs.

Tickets go on sale July 1, 2017.

Points North Auction

September 8-17, 2017

Bid on items on campus or online to support our mission to enrich lives through traditional northern craft.

Sneak peek starts September 1, 2017.

Featured International instructor: Niklas Karlsson

Swedish craftsman Niklas Karlsson will teach two spoon-carving classes:

September 12-14, 2017
September 18, 2017

Niklas will also give a public presentation on Saturday, September 17, 2017.

Folk Artisan Marketplace

September 15-16, 2017

Meet the hands-at-work behind beautiful and useful items for sale. Baskets, felted goods, carved bowls and spoons, jewelry, leather goods, and more will be available.

Details coming soon

Course Offerings

Spoon Carving with Niklas Karlsson

Tue, Sep 12th, 2017  –  Thu, Sep 14th, 2017
Instructor: Niklas Karlsson

Spoon Carving with Niklas Karlsson

Mon, Sep 18th, 2017  –  Wed, Sep 20th, 2017
Instructor: Niklas Karlsson

Silversmithing: The Jeweler’s Palette

Wed, Sep 13th, 2017  –  Thu, Sep 14th, 2017
Instructor: Michael Seiler

Handmade Whisk Brooms

Thu, Sep 14th, 2017
Instructor: Marybeth Garmoe

Colors of Autumn Bead Embroidery

Thu, Sep 14th, 2017  –  Fri, Sep 15th, 2017
Instructor: Jo Wood

Nålbinding Mittens

Thu, Sep 14th, 2017  –  Sat, Sep 16th, 2017
Instructor: Larry Schmitt

Unplugged Songwriting Workshop with Jon Vezner & Don Henry

Fri, Sep 15th, 2017  –  Sat, Sep 16th, 2017
Instructor: Jon Vezner

Hand-sewn Leather Hat

Sat, Sep 16th, 2017
Instructor: Candace LaCosse