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Ian Carr

Grand Marais, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Ian Carr

Ian is motivated by a desire to help build community on the foundations of traditional and localized knowledge. Always ready to go on a hike or learn a new craft, he is most at home in the woods and in the classroom. Ian has a professional background in education and non-profit homebuilding, and is also an avid gardener, a budding woodworker, and an amateur writer.

Ian is also one of North House's 2019 interns. Learn more about the internship program here.

Current Courses Offered by Ian Carr

0.5 Days
Teaser image for Pollinator Palaces: Mason Bee Houses Built by Kids

Pollinator Palaces: Mason Bee Houses Built by Kids

Become an architect for insects! Come learn about pollinators and their importance to ecosystems. Using this new knowledge, students will use design and use woodworking skills to build a beautiful mason bee house to take home and put up in the yard. Mason bees are one of nature’s most gentle…
Fri, Oct 18th, 2019
9am-12pm
Instructor: Ian Carr