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Clark Bremer

Minneapolis, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Clark Bremer

Clark’s wife enrolled him in the first timber framing class offered at North House and he hasn’t been the same since. He became a professional timber framer for 10 years, and served on the board of the Timber Framer’s Guild. A former researcher at Bell Labs, he is now a computer programmer. Clark lives in NE Minneapolis, and is still married to Mia.

Current Courses Offered by Clark Bremer

5 Days
Teaser image for Basic Timber Framing

Basic Timber Framing

Learn the planning, layout and joinery necessary to construct a traditional timber frame (post and beam) structure, such as North House's blacksmith shop, bread oven shelter, fish house classroom, and other structures around campus. The course begins with the basic mortise and tenon joint, and then expands on these techniques…
Wed, Aug 14th, 2019  –  Sun, Aug 18th, 2019
9am-5pm
Instructors: Tom Healy, Clark Bremer
Wed, Sep 4th, 2019  –  Sun, Sep 8th, 2019
9am-5pm
Instructors: Tom Healy, Gerald David

Past Courses Offered by Clark Bremer

Sketching Up Your Timber Frame

Timber Frame: Build Your Own, Larger Frames

Timbered Sawhorse Trestles