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We are bursting at the seams in our school store with gifts for everyone on your shopping list! Nothing's more special than a handcrafted gift to show someone you care. Find gift certificates, tools, books, kits, clothes, and more.

In their introductory blog post, resident artisan Delaney Keshena discusses their path to the Artisan Development Program and the paths that lie ahead. 

Jingle and jive into the holiday season with a festive performance by the North Shore Swing Band! Free, in North House Folk School’s Blue Building. Thursday, December 8 from 6-8pm


 

Artisan in Residence Nate White writes on pursuing craft without stifling the ever-present urge to create, by questioning the role capitalism and consumerism play in daily life.

JOIN US IN PERSON OR ONLINE! If you’re not up North for Winterers’ Gathering, we’ll be streaming Anton Treuer’s featured presentation Ojibwe Winter Stories.

Looking for more online craft content? Visit our Crafting in Place page for a full schedule of upcoming webinars, videos, and more, as well as the complete archive of past content.

Featured Events & Activities

The Next 25 Years

The Next 25 Years

Learn about upcoming programs and projects at North House

Join us for a conversation either on zoom or on campus as we celebrate the first 25 years of craft and community and look forward to the next 25 years!

On Zoom (registration required): Wednesday, Dec. 7th @ Noon, Tuesday Dec. 13th @7pm, or Friday, Dec. 16 @noon

On Campus: Thursday, Dec. 8th @ 10:30 - Blue Building

Living with Craft

Living with Craft

An Exhibition Celebrating North House’s Artisan Development Program

Join North House in celebrating the first 5 years of the Artisan Development Program with a gallery exhibition hosted at the Johnson Heritage Post in Grand Marais and the American Association of Woodturners Gallery of Wood Art in St. Paul. 

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Enjoy the tactile sensation of browsing our newsprint catalog of courses? Request your free copy of the North House Catalog here! And browse the digital edition while you wait!

Resident Artisan Blog

Read what our resident artisans have been up to!

Introducing Delaney Keshena – November 30

In their introductory blog post, resident artisan Delaney Keshena discusses their path to the Artisan Development Program and the paths that lie ahead. 

But what is your financial goal with all of this? – November 16

Artisan in Residence Nate White writes on pursuing craft without stifling the ever-present urge to create, by questioning the role capitalism and consumerism play in daily life.

October 20 – Start Seeing Quilts
October 18 – A Multitude of Subtleties
September 01 – Summer Scraps
June 30 – Be Still Enough to Listen
June 23 – An Alternative to Consumption