Traditional Scandinavian Spoon Carving (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

This is an introductory spoon carving class.  We will start with an overview of traditional knife grips and carving techniques.  After applying those skills on practice sticks, students will begin…

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Tuesday Knit Night at 6:30pm (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

***This event requires NO registration!  Just come if you can and enjoy! Knit Night Returns! Come as you are and bring a knitting project -- whether you’re in the middle…

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Painting With Raindrops (Online)

Online

  This class is three Wednesday evening sessions:  11/3/21, 11/10/21, 11/17/21  6:30-8:00pm Over three weeks, we will explore many beautiful ways to collaborate with nature to create contemplative mixed media…

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Build a Wooden Paddle (In-Person)

Off Site - To Be Announced

  Build your own bent shaft canoe paddle. Students will learn about wood selection and grains, use of hand tools and skill saw, paddle design and considerations, and paddle sizing. …

Sold Out $175

Intro to Nålbinding (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

  Experience the joy of creation, and shaping things out of simple materials.  Explore this ancient form of textile construction. Nålbinding (needle stitching) can be traced back to the bronze…

Sold Out $90.00

Grow your own Microgreens all year long! (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

  Enjoy hands-on learning and gain the confidence to grow your own food (even in small indoor spaces). This  class will include discussion and demonstrations of the planting techniques, then…

Make Your Own Soap (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Learn to make all natural soap with John Hanson, owner/maker of the Longfellow Soap Company. Due to the use of lye (used as it has been for over 5,000 years…

Learn the Caning Process (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Did you know the traditional skill of chair caning dates way back -- supposedly King Tutankhamen was buried with a caned settee. Chair caning has been practiced in Asia and…

Make a Cozy Wool Wreath (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

  Learn how to crochet around a wire frame with your fingers to create a soft and cozy holiday wreath. Choose from 4 colors of merino wool roving yarn (undyed…

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session One

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Come make your own foraged and farmed evergreen wreath with Hallie Chasensky, owner of Miminka, a local flower farm located in Saint Croix Falls. In this class you’ll be shown…

Sold Out $50.00

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Two

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Come make your own foraged and farmed evergreen wreath with Hallie Chasensky, owner of Miminka, a local flower farm located in Saint Croix Falls. In this class you’ll be shown…

Sold Out $50.00

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Three

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Come make your own foraged and farmed evergreen wreath with Hallie Chasensky, owner of Miminka, a local flower farm located in Saint Croix Falls. In this class you’ll be shown…

Sold Out $50.00

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Four

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Come make your own foraged and farmed evergreen wreath with Hallie Chasensky, owner of Miminka, a local flower farm located in Saint Croix Falls. In this class you’ll be shown…

Sold Out $50.00

Anyone Can Draw! Beginning Travel Sketching (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Excited to return to traveling?! Hoping to head south this winter? Here's the class for you -- learn to draw and get more out of traveling!  ‘Moment sketching’ is capturing…

Beginning Basket Weaving – A Handy Tote (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Learn to basket weave while making this very handy two handled tote. Here's a fun class to learn all the basic basket-making techniques using reed.  In this class, you will…

Sold Out $110.00

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Five

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Come make your own foraged and farmed evergreen wreath with Hallie Chasensky, owner of Miminka, a local flower farm located in Saint Croix Falls. In this class you’ll be shown…

Sold Out $50.00

Botanical Print Journal (In-Person)

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street, Marine on St. Croix, MN

In botanical printing, the pigments and tannins in leaves are transferred to paper or cloth with prolonged heat to create prints. No paints, inks or external dyes are needed to…