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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, Oct 28th, 2022  –  Sun, Oct 30th, 2022
Days 1-2: 9am-5pm; Day 3: 9am-1pm
Instructor: Marco Good
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Coopering: Make a Wooden Bucket

Coopering, the craft of joined wooden staves to create a vessel, was an integral skill in many…
Fri, Dec 2nd, 2022  –  Sun, Dec 4th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Eric Edgin
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Craft of Sail

Spend a day aboard the Hjørdis and learn the basics of sailing a 50’ gaff-rigged…
Sun, Aug 7th, 2022
9am-4:30pm
Instructor: Matthew Ecklund
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Crafting the Traditional Longbow & Arrow Making

This course takes students through the step-by-step process of crafting a wooden longbow,…
Fri, Jul 22nd, 2022  –  Sun, Jul 24th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Rick Yonker
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Crafting the Traditional Stake & Strand Willow Basket

When northern European immigrants came to North America they brought with them a host of crafts and…
Tue, Oct 4th, 2022  –  Thu, Oct 6th, 2022
Day 1: 3-6pm, Days 2-3: 9am-5pm
Instructors: Lindsay Lee, Lee Zieke
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Creative Mending: Online Course

Hand-stitched mending can be a gateway to creative expression, as well as a way to care for our…
Fri, Dec 2nd, 2022  –  Fri, Dec 16th, 2022
6:30-8pm CT; December 2, 9, and 16
Instructor: Tasha Miller Griffith
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Crocheted Pumpkin: Online Course

Learn to make this sweet little crocheted pumpkin just in time for Halloween or add it to your fall…
Sat, Oct 1st, 2022
1-5pm CT
Instructor: Teri Smith
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Decorative Ironwork Intensive

From fireplace tools to shelf brackets and kitchen racks, decorative ironwork can highlight any part…
Fri, Oct 7th, 2022  –  Mon, Oct 10th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Michael Jones
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Drill Bits: Historic Holemakers

Drill bits are a fascinating and diverse set of tools that were added to our tool box alongside the…
Fri, Jul 29th, 2022  –  Sun, Jul 31st, 2022
9:00am-5:00pm
Instructor: Amir Najam
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Expedition Footwear: Making Hide & Canvas Mukluks

Remember the last time your feet were too cold to enjoy wonderful wintry weather? Do away with…
Fri, Oct 28th, 2022  –  Sun, Oct 30th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Jo Wood
Fri, Nov 18th, 2022  –  Sun, Nov 20th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Jo Wood
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Families at the Forge

The North House Blacksmith Shop excites the curiosity of adults and kids alike—as hammers…
Fri, Jul 8th, 2022
9am-3pm
Instructor: Cody Myers
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Felt Your Feet: Slippers or Boot Liners

Warm up winter by making your own woolen slippers, slip ons, cuffed or boot liners. Using the…
Wed, Nov 16th, 2022  –  Thu, Nov 17th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Elise Kyllo
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Felting for the Kitchen and Home

The kitchen is the perfect place for handmade felted woolen goods that are fire, mildew, and odor…
Sat, Sep 10th, 2022  –  Sun, Sep 11th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Elise Kyllo
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Fermented Foods: From the Basics to the World of Koji

Though common practice throughout history, food fermentation is now approached with both excitement…
Fri, Nov 11th, 2022  –  Sun, Nov 13th, 2022
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Eric Edgin
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Fine Furniture: Windsor Comb Back Mini Settee

In order for a piece of furniture to become a treasured family heirloom, someone has to build it.…
Wed, Oct 12th, 2022  –  Sun, Oct 16th, 2022
Day 1: 4-7pm; Day 2-5: 9am-5pm
Instructor: David Abeel