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ORTHERN FIBERS RETREAT
Feb 12-15, 2015
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LOOKING BACK AT 2014:

 

 

 

Northern Fibers Retreat
February 12-17, 2014

Co-hosted with the Grand Marais Art Colony
and the Northwoods Arts Fiber Guild
 The Art & Craft of Fiber

 

What could be better than focusing on fibers in the heart of winter?

This five-day event celebrates all manner of fiber arts featuring

seminars and class offerings from long-time North House Instructors.

Event Highlights
A Wide Range of Coursework (see below) - Lunch & Learn Sessions
Fiber Project Show & Share - Family Fibers Workshop - Yoga (
FULL)
Download the Full Event Program

Event Course Offerings
Coursework for the Fiber Retreat features some brand new courses and some old favorites. To review all of the currently scheduled courses in Calendar Format visit the February 2013 course calendar

Starting Thursday, Feb 13
- Bead Embroidery: The Pin Series - 1 day
- Nuno Felting: Scarves & Wraps - 1.5 days
- Help Yourself To Knitting: Beginning Knitting Class - 2 days
- Knit the North House Logo - 1 day
- Knitting Norwegian-Style Fingerless Mitts - 1.5 days
- Sew Your Own: Scandinavian Work Shirts - 2.25 days

Starting Friday, Feb 14
- Expedition Footwear: Making Moosehide & Canvas Mukluks - 2.5 days
- Wool Table Runner: Learning To Weave On A Frame Loom - 3 days
- Spinning Fibers On A Wheel - 2 days
- Wheel You Be Mine - .25 days*

Starting Saturday, Feb 15
- Knitting Socks: The Essential Craft - 1 day
- Handcrafting A Broom-Corn Broom - 2 days
- Fibers For Kids - 1/4 day
- Wooly Birds: Intro To Felting - 1/2 day
- Colorworks: Eco Printing & Flower Pounding - 2 days
- Bookbinding: North House Fiber Retreat Journal, First Edition - 1.5 days
- Button it Up with Glass - 1/2 day*
- Clay Adornments: Brooches, Buttons, Pins - 1/2 day*
- Drawing with a Knife: Intro to Paper Cutting - 1 day*
- Northwoods in Stitches - 2 days*

Starting Sunday, Feb 16
- Fiber Exploration for Spinners - 1 day
- Yarn, Yarn, Yarn: An Exploration - 1/2 day

* Grand Marais Art Colony Course
 


LOOKING BACK
AT 2013:

Resources to Download:

2014 Full Event Program

Lunch & Learn and Yoga
Reservation Form

Map showing route from
North House to Art Colony (PDF)


MORE RESOURCES
- Cook County Event Info
- Area Lodging & Business Info


 

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