Learning Is Good For You!

We’re probably all thinking about changes we want to make in 2022, fewer desserts, more exercise, more check-ins with that irritating uncle.   photo credit: Sammy Williams on unsplash.com Skip the ‘should do…

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What’s Up at MMFS?

Interested to learn the secrets of spoon carving from a master carver?  We’ve got one spot left for this weekend’s 2-day session, grab it! Or how about starting the year off with a…

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Happy New Year!

Make space in your new year’s plans for creativity and connections. Our hands-on classes will give you support and community to energize you throughout the year.

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Merry Christmas!

Sincere wishes for a safe and happy holiday season from all of us at Marine Mills Folk School! photo credit: Mathias P. R. Reding on unsplash.com

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Need a Last Minute Gift?

We’ve got the perfect solution for anyone left on your list!  Give the gift of learning and community with an MMFS gift card.  Easy, flexible and a welcome gift, any time. cover photo…

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Winter Break at MMFS

Reminder: our offices will be closed until January 3.  If you need anything, we’re still monitoring emails and will get back to you promptly.  See you in 2022! cover photo credit: Marcel…

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Authentically Handmade

Give the gift of creativity this holiday season. Or make plans to start your new year by engaging your own heart, hands and head.  Either way, our classes are sure to…

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Featured Class: Crop Art

It’s never too early to be thinking about the Minnesota State Fair!  Smell those deep fried whatever’s. Hear the mooing cows.  And…..jump in to crop art!  Learn the basics of crop art, including what…

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Just Added: Needlefelt a Cardinal

Advance your needle felting skills and bring home a delightful, cheery Cardinal!  This class requires some needle felting experience. Local artist Karen Engelbretson will provide the materials and guidance for creating…

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Reminder: Somali Finger Weaving

We’ve mentioned this before but if you missed it, be sure to check out Somali Finger Weaving on January 15, featuring four Somali ‘grandmothers’, weaving artists from Somali who will share…

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