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Liz Bucheit

Lanesboro, MN
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Liz creates jewelry and body adornment inspired by her Scandinavian ancestry and keeps close ties to her heritage by drawing inspiration from Nordic folklore and myth. A goldsmith for over 30 years, she holds a Master’s degree in metalworking and jewelry from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, and has trained in traditional jewelry and metalworking techniques in Ireland and Norway. Liz has won numerous competitions and been awarded grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board, McKnight Foundation, Sons of Norway, and the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council. She has exhibited in museums and cultural centers, and her bridal tiaras and wedding jewelry are in many collections. Liz is an active speaker on the topic of Norwegian filigree work and she conducts workshops and classes in jewelry design and fabrication. She owns and operates Crown Trout Jewelers in Lanesboro, MN with partner and fellow goldsmith, Michael Seiler. 

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Current Courses Offered by Liz Bucheit

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Pewter Thread Braid Blast

Dive into pewter thread braiding with exciting techniques that open windows to all sorts of artistic…
Sat, Mar 5th, 2022  –  Sun, Mar 6th, 2022
Day 1: 9am-4pm Day 2: 9am - noon
Instructor: Liz Bucheit
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Pewter Thread Celtic Love Knot Bracelet: Online Course

Cast a love spell on your beloved this Valentine’s Day! Explore the magic and mystery of…
Fri, Feb 4th, 2022
9-4pm CST
Instructor: Liz Bucheit
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Pewter Thread Sparkle Earrings: Online Course

Explore a new “twist” on a traditional craft! Using pewter wire thread and a…
Wed, Jan 12th, 2022
6-7:30pm CST
Instructor: Liz Bucheit
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Sámi Inspired Four Braid Color Band Bracelet: Online Course

Want to try a colorful variation of a Sámi Inspired bracelet? Don’t want to take the…
Sat, Feb 26th, 2022
2-4pm CST
Instructor: Liz Bucheit
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Viking "Knit" Chain Bracelet

Come explore the ancient tradition of chain making! You’ll use “Viking Knitting,”…
Fri, Mar 4th, 2022
9am - 4pm
Instructor: Liz Bucheit

Past Courses Offered by Liz Bucheit

Advanced Sami Inspired Bracelet Techniques: Online Course

Freya's Fantasy Filigree: Scandinavian-Inspired Jewelry

Sámi Inspired Celtic Braid Bracelet Online Class

Sámi-Inspired Friendship Bracelet

Sámi-Inspired Friendship Bracelet: Continuation

Viking Posament Bracelet

Viking Posament Bracelet Online Course