Instructors

Amanda Yadav

Amanda Yadav

Amanda Yadav Amanda is a Minnesota native who grew up in a family of gardeners and started growing microgreens to keep her green thumb in shape during the long Minnesota…

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Brian Keogh

Brian Keogh Brian Keogh was first exposed to woodcarving from his dad, Bob Keogh. Funny thing was, Brian had no interest in carving when his dad was alive, but for…

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Candace LaCosse

Candace LaCosse With an eclectic professional background in journalism, education, and art, Candace fell in love with shoemaking several years ago and has been making them and other leather accessories…

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Cara Corey

Cara Corey I started my career as a features writer for newspapers and magazines, but eventually realized I wanted to invest my time in my lifelong passion for crafting. I…

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Carl Wegener

Carl Wegener Carl Wegener is a photographer from the St. Croix River Valley. He has taught photography to children for 4-H and the Wilder Foundation. His passion is empowering children…

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Connie Lee

Connie Lee

Connie Lee I am a Craft Yarn Council Certified Instructor with five years experience teaching crochet classes, both in person and online through Skillshare. I began designing my own patterns…

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Emily Vikre

Emily Vikre

Emily Vikre Emily Vikre, PhD is the co-founder and CEO of Vikre Distillery, an award winning craft distillery in Duluth, MN. Also a nationally recognized food and drinks writer, she…

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Erik and Michele Vevang

Erik and Michele Vevang

Erik and Michele Vevang Wood carvers Michele and Erik Vevang have been creating handmade items since 2013 using traditional Scandinavian carving techniques. Starting with locally sourced wood and using only…

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Heather Mashuga

Heather Mashuga

Heather Mashuga Heather Mashuga recognized her passion for plants and herbalism in her first herbalism class, proceeding to earn her master’s degree in Holistic Health Studies, with a concentration in…

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Hosanna White

Hosanna White Hosanna is a passionate earth artist who works with wild clays, soil pigments, and fire to create elemental pottery in an ancient way. She is dedicated to learning slow…

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