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Kerry Lambertson

Saginaw, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Kerry Lambertson

Kerry lives in the woods west of Duluth, MN. He's mostly preoccupied with playing, building, and restoring violins, and researching traditional American and Canadian fiddle music. But baskets, boats, dovetails, tiny houses, and other woodworking projects still find their way into his repertoire, as well as a hearty appetite for the study of birds, trees, plants, mushrooms, weather patterns, and wild foods. 

Current Courses Offered by Kerry Lambertson

2 Days
Teaser image for Fitting a Custom Axe: From Handle to Sheath

Fitting a Custom Axe: From Handle to Sheath

The axe is perhaps the most indispensable of all tools in the North Woods. A sharp axe, skillfully wielded, makes tasks from splitting kindling to carving spoons and canoe paddles a pleasure. In this course, students will begin with a pre-made hand-­forged axe head, then make a hardwood handle and…
Sat, Mar 7th, 2020  –  Sun, Mar 8th, 2020
9am-5pm
Instructor: Kerry Lambertson

Past Courses Offered by Kerry Lambertson

Black Ash Market Basket

Crafting the Carver's Drawknife

Dovetailed Tool Tote

Service Learning Project: Dovetail Tool Tote