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Jack Sneve

Duluth, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Jack Sneve

Jack S. Sneve was born in Duluth, MN, spent many years wandering about the country, and returned to Duluth in the eighties. A grower of food and woodworker with a wide interest in many traditional crafts, he describes himself as Jack of all trades, master of none. Jack began studying birch bark weaving with John Zasada and Charlie Mayo eight years ago, and has woven ever since.

Current Courses Offered by Jack Sneve

2 days
Teaser image for Birch Bark Lidded Baskets

Birch Bark Lidded Baskets

This birch bark basket is a relatively simple square or horizontal weave basket. The weaving is done in the traditional Scandinavian and Russian style. The material used to make the basket is split inner bark of the birch tree. The birch bark is harvested from timber sale areas in Itasca…
Wed, Aug 29th, 2018  –  Thu, Aug 30th, 2018
Instructors: Jack Sneve, John Zasada

Past Courses Offered by Jack Sneve

Weaving Holiday Ornaments From Birch Bark