Make a Wooden Flute – January 13, 2024

Jan 13, 2024 9:00AM—12:00PM


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

Cost $100.00

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wooden flute class


Learn how to craft a custom wooden flute with instructor Charlie Prokop, president of the Minnesota Woodturners Association. Students will learn how a flute works, is constructed, and some history of flutes around the world. They will receive materials and instruction on how to make a flute.

wooden flutesYour instructor will provide the following materials:

  • 2 prepared wooden flute blanks
  • files
  • sandpaper
  • wooden dowels
  • “birds”
  • strapping
  • wooden plug
  • assorted other items needed

Students should bring the following materials:

  • cordless drill
  • 3 drill bits: 1/8”, 3/16”, and 1/4”Safety
  • Safety Googles
  • Gloves
  • If your class is scheduled over a lunch hour, we highly recommend you bring a lunch or click here to learn about local eating opportunities in the area.

It’s also recommended that students download this app: Pano Tuner on Google Play

Age Requirement
Students ages 18 and older are welcome to attend this class.

Skill Level
This is an intermediate-level class. Students should have a basic understanding of a hand drill, files, measuring and shaping wood.

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

Cost Details
Tuition: $40
Materials Fee: $60
Total Cost: $100

NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance a teacher’s 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.