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Bowl Carving with Axe, Adze, and Gouge

Make the wood chips fly! This course is for students ready to stand at the chopping block and learn…
Fri, Sep 6th, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 8th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Jon Strom
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Braided-In Rug

Nothing says “country” more than a braided rug.  Making a braided rug that…
Sun, Jul 14th, 2024
9am-5pm
Instructor: Melba Granlund
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Build Thoreau's Cabin: Basic Building Skills Workshop

Pick up your hammer! This course is designed for students with little or no building experience who…
Fri, May 17th, 2024  –  Tue, May 21st, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Randy Schnobrich
Thu, Sep 5th, 2024  –  Mon, Sep 9th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Randy Schnobrich
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Build Your Own Custom Fishing Rod

There’s that old saying about teaching a man to fish, but this course lets students go a step…
Fri, Apr 5th, 2024  –  Sun, Apr 7th, 2024
Day 1: 4-7pm; Day 2: 9am-5pm and 7-9pm; Day 3: 9am-5pm
Instructor: Kris Kristufek
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Bundle Dyeing with Garden-Grown Pigments & More

Create bright colors and unique patterns in this one day (or afternoon!) bundle dye class using…
Thu, Sep 19th, 2024
9am-3pm
Instructor: Liz O'Brien
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Canoe vs. Kayak: An Intro to Skin-On-Frame Building

The idea of building your own boat can seem like a daunting task. Where do you begin? There are…
Mon, Jun 24th, 2024  –  Sat, Jun 29th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
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Carve a Bench: Introduction to Greenwood Chair Building

Chairmaking is the holy grail of greenwood working—just three days to get started but a…
Fri, Mar 22nd, 2024  –  Sun, Mar 24th, 2024
Day 1: 4pm-7pm Day 2 & 3: 9am-5pm
Instructor: Lauren Newby
Fri, Jul 5th, 2024  –  Sun, Jul 7th, 2024
9am- 5pm each day
Instructor: Lauren Newby
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Carve an Axe Handle from Green Wood

Julia Kalthoff has spent a lot of time thinking about axe handles, and even more time making them…
Sat, Mar 16th, 2024  –  Mon, Mar 18th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Julia Kalthoff
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Carving with an Axe

North House is excited to welcome Julia Kalthoff to Wood Week 2024. Julia is the brilliant maker…
Tue, Mar 12th, 2024  –  Thu, Mar 14th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Julia Kalthoff
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Cedar Bark Mat Weaving: From Forest to Floor

This course offers students an opportunity to fully explore the traditional Anishinaabe craft of…
Thu, Jun 13th, 2024  –  Mon, Jun 17th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
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Cedar-Strip Boat Construction: Techniques & Fundamentals

With more than just aesthetic appeal, cedar-strip boats are known for being lightweight, strong, and…
Mon, Jun 24th, 2024  –  Sun, Jun 30th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Ken Koscik
Mon, Sep 23rd, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 29th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Ken Koscik
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Celestial Navigation: Dancing with the Stars

Celestial navigation is one of the oldest forms of navigation. For thousands of years, an…
Tue, Sep 17th, 2024  –  Thu, Sep 19th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Mark Gordon
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Chainsaws: Safety, Maintenance, and Tree Felling

A chainsaw is a powerful and efficient tool that requires a specific set of skills and experience to…
Fri, Mar 8th, 2024  –  Sun, Mar 10th, 2024
Days 1-2: 9am-5pm; Day 3: 9am-1pm
Instructor: Marco Good
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Chip Carving: Decorative Wall Hanging

Chip carving is a decorative form of carving that adds beautiful, intriguing designs to an…
Sat, Jul 13th, 2024  –  Sun, Jul 14th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Charlene Lynum
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Cider: Crafting Fine Hard Cider at Home

From traditions reaching deep into American and European history, the art of making fine craft…
Sat, Oct 5th, 2024
9am - 5pm
Instructor: Lindsay Lee