Community classes are launching this fall! They are scheduled largely in the evenings so locals who work during the day can participate. Initial offerings include cooking, sewing, felting, and woodworking.
Long time instructor Jess Hirsch and collaborators have re-opened Fireweed Community Woodshop in Minneapolis, dedicated to empowering women, non-binary, and BIPOC makers.
Jane Laurence has an article on Knutkorg in Northern Wilds. "Knot" baskets were plentiful in Scandanavia in the 1800s. Immigrant laborers fell back on their craft when the USA failed to provide dignified living conditions.
North House is turning 25, and this year's Unplugged is the party you won't want to miss! Three days of big-name concerts, regional and international artisans, the Points North Auction, and an unmissable gala dinner sets the stage for the 25 more.
and of Unplugged the Folk Artisan Marketplace features a sampling of artisan craft goods made by instructors of North House. Meet the hands-at-work behind your favorite beautiful and useful items!
From unique North Shore experiences to one-of-a-kind instructor craft, place your bids and support North House’s mission! Online bidding now underway: over 100 Items celebrating all things North!
Unplugged 2022 features a free family concert with The Okee Dokee Brothers, a beloved for their hits such as "Can You Canoe?" and "Through the Woods". All ages welcome! Saturday September 24: 9am kids crafting activities; 10am concert.
Join Hjørdis captian Erden Eruç for a public presentation of his adventures rowing and biking across the globe - literally around the world. 6pm, September 14th in the Boat Barn in on campus in Grand Marais.
In her latest blog post, Resident Artisan Laura Brown reflects on summer and some fun new directions in her quilting.