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Gene Tokheim

Dawson, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Gene Tokheim
Gene has been teaching since the 1980s in the United States and Norway. His work has been exhibited in shows at the University of Minnesota, the Folk Art Museum in New York City, and the Hedmark Museum in Hammer, Norway. Gene has won the Gold Medal in knifemaking in the national competition at the Vesterheim Museum in Decorah, Iowa. Gene graduated with an arts degree from Southwest Minnesota State University.

Past Courses Offered by Gene Tokheim

Knifemaking: Crafting the Norwegian Tollekniv

Norwegian Knifemaking: Crafting the Everyday 'Hverdags' Knife