Online: Needle Felt a Panda

Online

Needle felting is fun!  Learn to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor’s flock of sheep into your very own adorable panda.  We will mail you the materials ahead of time, then Laura will take you step-by-step through the process via Zoom.  No previous experience is necessary.  The materials kit comes with enough wool to make…

Sold Out $80.00

Online: Regenerative Cooking: Food as Medicine for People and the Planet

Online

NOTE: This class is the second session of the  five-part series "You Are What You Eat: Storytelling through Food". Each session is listed separately on our website.  We encourage you to take just one, two...or all five. Session two: March 9, 6:30-8 PM with Jenny Breen--Regenerative Cooking: Food as Medicine for People and the Planet.…

Online: Making Pure Maple Syrup

Online

  New - Just added!  This is a listen, learn and ask questions class! Ever thought of making your own maple syrup? This class will cover all aspects of making maple syrup from tree selection, tapping, boiling and finishing your own syrup. This class is open to individuals with limited or no experience in producing…

Online: Chip Carving for Beginners

Online

Enjoy learning this traditional skill with gifted carving teacher Bart Dunning for the very economical price of $30!  There is an additional fee of $65 for the knife (which can be used again and again) and wood material. Chip carving is an old craft practiced in many cultures.  It is an art-form that almost anyone…

Sold Out $95.00

Online: Geology of the St. Croix Valley

Online

Have you ever wondered what makes the St Croix River Valley such a dramatic and beautiful part of Minnesota?  Why does the St Croix river exist and why were we almost the “Riviera of North America” perched on the edge of an ocean? This webinar will feature a Powerpoint presentation that illustrates and describes the…

Online: Let’s make Mozzarella Cheese!

Online

Mozzarella cheese was first made by the monks of San Lorenzo di Capua in Italy. It has been made from sheep’s milk, buffalo milk and finally cow’s milk. Our cheese artisan Gary Colles will teach you how to make your own fresh mozzarella at home. Served with crusty bread and wine will make this the…

Online: Virtual Walking Tour – Slovenia

Online

This is a 3 session event, led by Chris Coleman.  See below for more details.   Your guides in Slovenia! Marine Mills Folk School students ‘walked’ in France for one month in January, next we’re off to Slovenia!  Chris Coleman, local yoga teacher and long time travel guide at  Rick Steve’s Europe, is offering Marine…

Online: Acrylic Painting; Fast and Loose Landscapes with Emily Anderson

Online

This is a two session class, March 6 at 10:00 am and March 13 at 10:00 am.   Do you wish you could sit down and paint a beautiful scene, but find that you are uncertain of how to begin?  Certain you'll screw something up, so no point in even trying? If you want to…

$57.00

Online: Container Gardening for Everyone!

Online

If you want to learn how to create beautiful, healthy, and colorful container gardens, this discussion class is for you!   Professional photographer and gardener, Michelle Mero Riedel, will help you discover fast growing, vigorous, nursery-quality plants with season long color.  She'll intersperse her discussions with image after image of beautiful combinations that are easily created.…

Online: Alfajores via Buenos Aires

Online

Do you have a sweet tooth?  Then this class is for you! Once again we feel very lucky to offer a class by Chef Manu. In this amazing class you will learn how to make Alfjores, the most iconic sweet sandwich biscuit of South America, particularly Argentina, in this live streaming cooking class! Streamed directly…

Online: Travel Sketching Anywhere, Anytime

Online

Due to popular demand, Jim Lammers is back with another sketching class!  Please Note:  This is a 3-session class for one price. Dreaming of when we can begin traveling again, after the pandemic?  Always wanted to learn to sketch?  This is the perfect time to learn to draw and get more out of traveling!  ‘Moment…

Online: Readers as Writers – A Writing Workshop

Online

James Baldwin and Toni Morrison, Langston Hughes and Natasha Trethewey—in this workshop, we’ll read and discuss literary pieces of these classic and contemporary African-American writers to see what they teach us about ourselves and our world. All multi-genre writers, we’ll learn from these mentors how to enhance our own writing of essays, poems and stories.…

Online: American Soul Food Healing

Online

NOTE: This class is the third session of the  five-part series called "You Are What You Eat: Storytelling through Food". Each session is listed separately on our website.  We encourage you to take just one, two...or all five. Mpls-St.Paul Magazine Session three: March 23, 6:30-8 PM with Lachelle Cunningham--American Soul Food Healing. Marine Mills Folk…

Online: No Stress Make-Ahead Easter Brunch (Sensitive-Diet Friendly)

Online

Join Chef Maggie for this no-stress Easter brunch class. Yes, we can hear you ask  "When is Easter?"  Well, it is April 4th this year. Cook along with Maggie, or simply sit back and watch, and learn how to create four delicious and easy recipes that can be made ahead of time.  Maggie's focus throughout…

Online: Make your own Pysansky Eggs

Online

Please note: Registration for this class will close one week early, on March 20, to leave time for kit to be ordered and shipped. Just in time for the Easter season, learn the art of making pysanky – Ukrainian Easter Eggs.  Who knew making Ukrainian Eggs was even possible using an online class -- turns…

Online: I Can’t Draw – Drawing for Everyone

Online

In this three week class, you will learn some simple techniques to break through your belief that you can’t draw. We will approach drawing as something that anyone can learn and will focus on a drawing style that celebrates simplicity and curiosity over perfection and precision. We will explore adding color to our drawings with…

Online: Crochet a Rope Basket

Online

Join knit and crochet designer Cara Corey for a beginning crochet class, where you will learn how to construct a sturdy basket with leather handles (perfect for storing craft supplies, toys or other household items). Students will learn how to attach soft cotton rope to a wood base (handmade by Cara's husband!), and then crochet a beautiful…

Online: Make your own Wooden Bunny JUST FOR KIDS!

Online

Kids, this is the class for you! Pam Anderson, our fun and funtastic teacher, will be teaching a painting class.  Kids of all ages are welcome, those younger than age 7 may need a helper. Students can expect to have a kit mailed to them to paint a wooden bunny - perfect for a centerpiece,…

Online: Start with Stir Fry: Twenty Minutes to a Nourished Body & Community

Online

NOTE: This class is the fourth session of the  five-part series called "You Are What You Eat: Storytelling through Food". Each session is listed separately on our website.  We encourage you to take just one, two...or all five. Session four: April 6, 6:30-8 PM with Suan Kregel--Start with Stir Fry: Twenty Minutes to a Nourished…

Online: Geology of Lake Superior

Online

  Fire and Ice: The Geologic Story of Lake Superior This webinar will feature a Powerpoint presentation that tells the geological story of how Lake Superior was created - a story that can be restated as a dramatic tale of Fire and Ice.  The Fire part of the story describes an intense period of volcanic…