Design a Sami-Inspired Cuff Bracelet (In Person) July 15, 2023

Jul 15, 2023 10:00AM—4:00PM


Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine Street Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

Cost $120.00

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Sami-inspired cuff

Join instructor Katherine Buenger and learn how to make an elegant bracelet. These bracelets are inspired by the designs of the Sami people, who are the native people from the far northern parts of Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Russia.

Using tin thread (fine pewter 4% silver wire wrapped around a fiber core) and leather, students will learn several braiding styles and design their own unique cuff. Katherine will bring several choices of leather strips and cord in a variety of colors along with several sizes of tin thread to work with. This class involves quite a bit of hand sewing.

Your instructor will provide:

  • Written instructions
  • Complete kit to make one bracelet

Skill Level
No experience necessary.

Age Requirement
Students ages 12 and older are welcome to attend this class. Ages 12-15 need to register with another registered adult. Ages 16-17 can register with parent permission (with an email to 

Location Details
Marine Mills Folk School
550 Pine St., Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota 55047

Cost Details
Tuition: $80
Material Fee: $40
Total Cost: $120

NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance teachers’ need to plan for a class with students’ busy schedules — not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!

If interested, you can find our cancellation policy here.