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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

1 Day
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Sketching Up Your Timber Frame

Move the timber frame design out of your head and onto the screen using SketchUp, a 3D computer aided design program very well suited for modeling timber frame designs. This is great for demonstrating designs to clients and for estimating costs, but it is also flexible and accurate enough to…
Sun, Apr 29th, 2018  –  Mon, Apr 30th, 2018
Instructor: Clark Bremer
2½ Days
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Timbered Sawhorse Trestles

Whether they are built for the workshop or used to support a tabletop or workbench, timbered sawhorse trestles are reliable, sturdy and reflective of the craftsmanship that goes into timber framing. During this course, you'll focus on the layout and cutting of the mortise and tenon joints needed to create…
Fri, Feb 23rd, 2018  –  Sun, Feb 25th, 2018
Instructor: Clark Bremer