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Book Binding – Leather Wrap Long Stitch

March 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
$808 tickets left

Returning instructor Theresa Angelo will guide you in creating a beautiful leather book in the medieval tradition, without the use of any adhesives.  Long-stitch book binding is one of the oldest methods of book binding and is still employed by book artists today.   In this  workshop you will produce a 4.5 x 6 x 1″…

Telling the Story – A Writing Workshop

April 4, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
$6012 tickets left

Nothing grabs a reader more than a good read, a story a reader just can’t put down!  This writing workshop will center on storytelling across all genres (fiction, nonfiction, poetry).  We’ll  read some short pieces from master storytellers and discuss how these writers captivate and hold an audience. We’ll work on a number of writing…

Hex/Barn/Quilt Signs

April 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
$5510 tickets left

Beautify your property and neighborhood!  Barn signs or ‘hex signs’ are mostly known today for their decorative purposes, but some believe they were painted by Pennsylvania Dutch farmers to ward off evil spirits or storms, or to bestow blessings and protections on the farm family.  Using bright colors and often incorporating a star pattern, these…

I Need to Write! – A Writing Workshop

June 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
$6012 tickets left

“Find out the reason that commands you to write.”   –Rainer Maria Rilke “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”  — Maya Angelou “…figure out what you have to say…”  — Barbara Kingsolver “We tell ourselves stories in order to live.”   –Joan Didion Need to write?  To share ideas…

We're always looking for new classes to offer at Marine Mills Folk School. If you have a specific course you'd like to see, or if you'd like to facilitate a class at the school, please apply to become an instructor, or email info@MarineMillsFolkSchool.org

"We are born makers.  We move what we're learning from our heads to our hearts through our hands."

- Brene Brown