LATEST NEWS:

Woodworking Studio Coming in Spring 2023!

November 15, 2022

After much discussion and planning with our woodworking friends, we’re excited to announce that we are opening a woodworking studio in Spring 2023! Woodworking classes have been on our course calendar since we opened our doors in October 2018. We currently offer Wooden Paddle Building, Spoon and Open Carving, Kolrosing, and more — and the…

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NEWS ARCHIVE:

Spoons, New Beginnings & Woodcarving

October 20, 2022

Spoons are symbols of new beginnings … …from a baby’s first bite to a woodcarver’s first foray. When someone is interested in learning to carve…

I Was Hooked! Foraged & Farmed Holiday Wreaths

October 12, 2022

Lindsay Ellis has a new holiday tradition, thanks to the Foraged & Farmed Holiday Wreaths class at Marine Mills Folk School. As she gears up…

Fred Livesay to Teach at Marine Mills Folk School

October 10, 2022

Internationally renowned woodcarver will lead an Advanced Spoon Carving workshop Woodcarvers are invited to attend a special two-day Advanced Spoon Carving workshop with Fred Livesay…

Become a Member of Marine Mills Folk School

August 4, 2022

Many of you know the joy and community that comes from taking a class at Marine Mills Folk School: learning from our skilled artisans; meeting…

I Was Hooked! Basket Making

July 5, 2022

Becca Gross has taken her education beyond the classroom, exploring the art of basket making in her free time. We love to celebrate and share…

Taking Pride in Ourselves

June 24, 2022

Photo by Tony Webster. One of our not-so-secret goals as a folk school is to create world peace by bringing together people from different cultures and…

Folk School Aims to Strengthen and Empower

June 13, 2022

By Nealy Corcoran editor@countrymessenger.com Marine Mills Folk School offers a variety of classes where everyone is welcome. People are invited to learn traditional skills in a…

Scandinavian Textile Artist Returns to Marine Mills Folk School

June 6, 2022

Kirsten Aune, artist-owner of Kirsten Aune Textiles Studio in Duluth, Minn., will be returning to Marine Mills Folk School on Monday, June 20 to teach Scandinavian…

I Was Hooked! Barn/Hex Signs

May 24, 2022

Janet Walker Beckman reached out to Marine Mills Folk School recently to share her burgeoning interest in creating barn/hex signs. We love to celebrate and…

Be Your Best Self!

March 24, 2022

It may be the International Day for Achievers but you don’t need to feel pressured by us to be anything except your best self! When you take…