Discover the joy of creating together through traditional arts and crafts.

Featured Classes

Creating Wreaths – Additional Saturday Class

Due to popular demand, we added ANOTHER WREATH CLASS on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 1:30pm to 4:00pm. Come make your own foraged and farmed evergreen wreath with Miminka, a local flower farm located in Saint Croix Falls, Wisconsin.   In this class, you’ll be shown which trees and varieties make the best and longest-lasting wreaths.…

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The Art of Tasting Wine: Holiday Picks

In this third class of the Wine Series with Spillery Creative, we will take a deep dive into wine tasting using the deductive method, just in time for the holiday season. We will cover sight, smell, taste and conclusion while sampling wines perfect for the holidays. We will learn wine terms and how to describe…

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Norwegian Kransekake!

Have you always wanted to bake this traditional showstopper of a confection but been too intimidated by the 18 rings, specialty pans, and icing decoration to try? Come learn about the Queen of Scandinavian Cakes – Kransekake/Kransekage/Kransekaka (Norwegian/Danish/Swedish).  In this class, you will learn about the history of the cake and many tips and tricks…

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About Us

Marine Mills Folk School is a burgeoning experiential learning center located in the beautiful St. Croix Valley, less than an hour from the Twin Cities.

Our teachers will be your guides in woodworking, fiber arts, baking or other arts & crafts pursuits.

We offer lifelong, hands-on, whole-person experiential learning for all ages in a supportive environment that is fun, collaborative, and restorative.

Latest News

Creating Community

Fellowship, Community, Friendship…..whatever the term, those of us at Marine Mills Folk School are hoping connections made through an interest…

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Give to the Max!!

Unless you live under a toad stool, you’re probably aware that today is the day Minnesotans are encouraged to support…

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Featured Class – Memoir Writing

Holy cow, good writing is tough to do! But many of us enjoy the challenge. We hope you’ll be able…

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“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”

― Maya Angelou