Shibori Indigo Dye Class (In-Person)

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

One of the earliest written descriptions of shibori dates to 238 CE! Shibori is an ancient Japanese dyeing technique that involves folding, twisting or bunching cloth and then binding it to create incredible patterns. The dyeing process is quite playful and the end result is undeniably stylish. We love how each dyed item is unique,…

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Photography for Kids – Outside Edition! (In-Person)

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

This class is a two session class meets Saturdays August 7 & 14th. In this fun outside class, students will be introduced to technical and aesthetic aspects of photography, providing them with the foundation for life-long enjoyment & expression. This series of classes with Carl Wegener will include two consecutive Saturday classes. Students will be…

Stenciled Summer Textiles with Kirsten Aune! (In-Person)

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

This class meets in-person on Monday afternoon, August 16, 2021. Make a stenciled textile that you can use to cover your hair (as in a headscarf) tie around a late summer fruit pie, bring on a picnic or celebration,  and or use as a small table covering.  Whew! Kirsten will guide you as you create…

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

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

This is a two session class:  first session meets Saturday September 18th and then again on Saturday, September 25! Excited to return to traveling?! Here's the class for you -- learn to draw and get more out of traveling!  ‘Moment sketching’ is capturing the moment, expressing how you feel about what you are observing and…

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Beginning Photography for ages 9-14 (In-Person)

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

A picture is worth a thousand words!  This class will empower students to begin to capture images that express themselves in relation to the world around them.     Students will be introduced to technical and aesthetic aspects of photography, providing them with the foundation for life-long enjoyment & expression. This class is on 2 consecutive…

Create a Barn/Hex Sign (In-Person)

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

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…

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session One

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

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 which trees and varieties make the best and longest lasting wreaths.  All the foliage will be provided and a variety of dried floral will be available…

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Two

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

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 which trees and varieties make the best and longest lasting wreaths. All the foliage will be provided and a variety of dried floral will be available…

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Three

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

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 which trees and varieties make the best and longest lasting wreaths. All the foliage will be provided and a variety of dried floral will be available…

Make your own Wreath with Hallie Chasensky – Session Four

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

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 which trees and varieties make the best and longest lasting wreaths. All the foliage will be provided and a variety of dried floral will be available…