SUMMER SOLSTICE FESTIVAL
June 20-22, 2014
It's the biggest celebration of the year! Try your
hand at a workshop or course;
be inspired by the stories of boat builders, sailors and travelers;
and plan your next adventure. It's a fun, family-oriented
educational event--curiosity is welcome.
Grab a paddle and journey North!
Harbor Side Wooden Boat Display: See the boats, meet
more info on displaying YOUR boat
Donate, bid, buy!
Wooden Boat Speaker Series:
Listen, be inspired!
- Lake Superior Chowder Experience:
Don't miss this North Shore culinary event!
Steam Bent Brunch:
Reserve your spot! Sign up form coming.
- Solstice Pageant: Life-size puppets, stories and
laughs on Sat at 8 pm
Featured event coursework surround the entire Wooden Boat Show &
Summer Solstice Festival weekend. To review all of the
courses in calendar format follow this link to see all the
June 2014 calendar of courses.
Starting Monday, June 16
Building the Fisherman: Joe Seliga's Square-Stern Wood Canvas Canoe
Birch Bark Canoes: Traditional Construction
Starting Tuesday, June 17
Old Fashioned Rug Hooking
Hand-Forged "Using" Knife
Starting Wednesday, June 18
Help Yourself To Knitting: Beginning Knitting Class
Spinning Fibers On A Wheel
Starting Thursday, June 19
Sew a Bag: Sailor's Ditty or Sailcloth
Pizza Peels: Carve Your Own
No-Knit Felted Hats
Starting Friday, June 20
Intermediate Knitting Skills
Ropework: Knot Tying Workshop
Fiber Exploration for Spinners
Wooly Critters: Intro to Felting
Starting Monday, June 21
Hand Crafting A Northwoods Paddle
Sausages for the Summer Grill
Cedar-Strip Boat Construction: Techniques & Fundamentals
Cut-out Relief Carving: Scandinavian Themes
Wood Canvas Canoe Repair Series: Session B: Ribs & Planking