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Community Programs

Tiny House Talk with Mark Hansen

Tiny house enthusiast and builder, Mark Hansen, will present a short slideshow about the tiny homes he's built and discuss small home living.  North House Folk School, blue building 7:15pm
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Service Learning Class: Tool Sheaths for Campus

Join Instructor in Residence Beth Dow to learn the basics of saddle stitching leather as you work together to make sheaths for sharp tools on the North House campus in…
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Open Studio with Leatherworker Beth Dow

Fri, May 24, 2019 – North House Blue North classroom, 10am-4pm
Sat, May 25, 2019 – North House Blue North classroom, 10am-4pm
Sun, May 26, 2019 – North House Blue North classroom, 10am-4pm
Mon, May 27, 2019 – North House Blue North classroom, 10am-4pm
Stop by to meet leatherworker Beth Dow, learn about her process, and see works in progress! Beth is the Instructor in Residence at North House from May 12 - 31st.…
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Leatherworking Demonstration with Beth Dow

Thu, May 23, 2019 – Fika Coffee in Lutsen - 8am-2pm
Leatherworker Beth Dow will be conducting live craft demonstrations around Grand Marais. Visit with Beth and see what goes into making items out of leather—watch Beth transform it from flat…
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Community Class: Beginning Saddle Stitch Leatherwork

Mon, May 27, 2019 – Day 1, 6-8pm
Wed, May 29, 2019 – Day 2, 6-8pm
Join Beth Dow, instructor in residence, to learn the basics of saddle stitched leatherwork. You’ll make a small wallet or glasses case over two evenings and learn the basics of…
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Instructor in Residence: Beth Dow - Leatherwork

Sat, May 11, 2019 - Fri, May 31, 2019
Beth Dow will be Instructor in Residence at North House Folk School May 12-31st. Beth designs and creates traditional saddle stitched leather goods, which you can see on her website…
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Youth Summer Camp

Wed, Jul 10, 2019 - Thu, Jul 11, 2019 – Youth Sailing
Mon, Jul 29, 2019 - Fri, Aug 2, 2019 – Week 1
Mon, Aug 5, 2019 - Fri, Aug 9, 2019 – Week 2
Calling young creative folks! Summer Art and Craft Camps at North House Folk School and the Grand Marais Art Colony are week-long day camps for youth ages 5 - 14…
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Fjord Horse Experience: Two-Hour Pleasure Driving

Thu, Aug 1, 2019 - Thu, Sep 26, 2019
Enjoy a two-hour experience with Norwegian Fjord Horses, a unique breed of gentle horses, while learning the basics of pleasure driving a horse and cart. Selectively bred for more than…
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