Online: Needle Felt a Santa

Online

Needle felting is fun!  Learn to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor’s flock of sheep into your very own adorable Santa, just in time for Christmas.  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…

$80

Online: Saami-Inspired Bracelet Making

Online

The cost of the class materials are included in the class cost. Want to try a colorful variation of a Saami Inspired bracelet? Christmas is coming......make a beautiful, unique gift for someone special!  Or, have you started a bracelet and haven't taken the time to sew your braid to the usual strip of reindeer hide?…

$83.50

Online: Bees! Sustainable Beekeeping 101

Online

  We are excited to begin offering classes in collaboration with the Farm Table Foundation in Amery, Wisconsin. Learn the basics of bee biology, what it means to be a sustainable beekeeper, and what it takes to get started as a  beekeeper. Learn the basics of bee biology, what it means to be a sustainable…

$15.00

Online: Finding and Using your Voice – A Writing Workshop!

Online

“We tell ourselves stories in order to live.”   --Joan Didion We need to be writing! We’re living through an unprecedented time in our world, in our country, in our states, in our towns, in our homes. Let’s heed our need for communication and connection and meet together to talk virtually about what we need…

$37.00

Online: Beginning Crop Art

Online

Is Crop Art the first exhibit you race to at the Minnesota State Fair every year?  If you do then this is the class for you!  Typically incorporating a variety of seeds, grains and other natural materials, crop art has been described as the ‘collision of art and agriculture’.  Is crop art ‘kitsch’ or ‘art’…

$60.00

Online: Grow your own Microgreens all year long!

Online

Enjoy hands-on learning and gain the confidence to grow your own food (even in small indoor spaces). This online class will include discussion and demonstrations of the planting techniques, plus there will be time to do planting at home and get answers to all your questions.  You will then have the satisfaction of harvesting your…

$47.00

Online: Leather Kit Workshop

Online

This class takes place over two sessions.  One will be on Thursday, November 19 and the other will be Thursday, December 3, 2020. Come join our master leather-maker, Dan Horan of Merchant Leather, as you make the perfect gift for a loved one or a little something for yourself. You can choose the project and…

$20.00

Online: Create a Barn (Hex) Sign

Online

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 beautiful designs were originally found…

$47

Online: Bundle Dyeing with Plant-Based Dyes

Online

Have you wanted to try plant-based dyeing but didn't know where to begin? Bundle dyeing, the practice of enclosing and steaming plants in textiles to extract pigment, is a great place to start! In this online class you will learn about the what, why and how of plant-based dyes before trying it out on a…

$60

Online: Cheesemaking for Beginners

Online

Have you ever wanted to make cheese from scratch but didn't think you could do it? Or possibly tried but your experiment failed?  Well then, check this class out.  You will learn to make a moist cheese that has a spreadable consistency and a mild lemon flavor and keeps up to a week in the…

$27.00

Online: Cardamom Dough for Bread, Buns and Pastries

Online

Think back -- do you have a memory of that delicious cardamom smell while your gramma was making Christmas Breads?  Or perhaps using cardamom spice was not part of your heritage, but you've always been curious about how to incorporate this interesting spice in your own baking. Want to start your own traditions during the…

$27.00

Online: Mixology – The Art of Crafting a Cocktail

Online

    We are excited to begin offering classes in collaboration with the Farm Table Foundation in Amery, Wisconsin.       What a year!  Get ready for it to end -- learn traditional mixology skills just in time for New Year’s and the holiday season.  Make it a party – invite your ‘pod’ members…

$37.00

Online: Virtual Pilgrimage Path….In France

Online

Photo credit: Matt Flores This is a 5 session class, led by Chris Coleman.  See below for more details. Here’s an unusual offer that fits with Marine Mills Folk School work to create opportunities for connections during the pandemic…..Chris Coleman, local yoga teacher and long time travel guide in France, is offering Marine Mills Folk…

$75.00

Online: 2021 Vision Board

Online

Back by popular demand!  One of our best classes of 2020 is now happening in 2021.  Don't miss this. Envision your best year yet! It's time to leave 2020 behind, thank goodness. Be intentional and get the most out of your time and energy!  Join local professional coach Jen Bertsch for a mini-vision board workshop. …

$20.00

Online: Make your own Feta Cheese!

Online

Come join master cheesemaker Gary Colles for this class making your own feta cheese! Feta (Greek: φέτα, féta) is a brined curd white cheese made in Greece from sheep milk or from a mixture of sheep and goat milk. It is a crumbly aged cheese, commonly produced in blocks, and has a slightly grainy texture…

$27.00

Online: Needlefelt a Sheep!

Online

Needle felting is fun!  Learn to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor’s flock of sheep into your very own adorable sheep.  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…

$80

Leathermaking Is For You!

Online

This is a two session class, one that meets on Thursday, January 21st and then on Thursday, January 28th.  The cost of this class does not include the materials kit, see information below for ordering your kit separately.  Join our master leathermaker, Dan Horan of Merchant Leather, to make the perfect gift for a loved…

$20.00

Online: Beginning Crop Art

Online

Crowds file past the crop art exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair Is Crop Art the first exhibit you race to at the Minnesota State Fair every year?  Then this is the class for you!  Typically incorporating a variety of seeds, grains and other natural materials, crop art has been described as the ‘collision of…

$75.00

Online: Plochet a Basket (Crochet with Plastic Bags)

Online

  Plastic bags.  Everyone has a stash of them.  Turn yours into something beautiful!  Plastic grocery bags are not always recyclable. A better alternative is to upcycle them into stylish and practical items you can use around the home. Join Cara Corey, a maker on a mission to lessen waste and have fun doing it. …

$27.00

Online: Empanadas vis Buenos Aires! (Make Empanadas Direct from Buenos Aires!)

Online

Want to learn how to make Argentinian street food?  From an entertaining professional chef  'beaming in' from Buenos Aires?  We thought you would! We are privileged to offer a class by Chef Manu live and direct from Buenos Aires, Wednesday, January 27th at 6:30 pm. In this amazing class you will learn how to make…

$40.00