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New Class Just Added!

By MMFS / February 13, 2020

Growing a Regenerative Dye GardenIt’s never too early to begin dreaming of gardening. Join Maddy Bartsch on March 21 as she leads you through the basics of how to grow, harvest and use dye plants. More importantly, she’ll share the regenerative practices that will help you and your garden feel and be renewed. Participants will…

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A Valentine’s Day Poem

By MMFS / February 13, 2020

Love       —– by Francesco Marciuliana True unbridled love Is looking at what I just did on the sidewalk And then picking it up In a bag I can only imagine As a treasured keepsake Wow, the collection You must have by now. (photo credit, Jamie Street on Unsplash.com)

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Crochet Class Cancelled This Morning

By MMFS / February 9, 2020

Beginning Crochet has been cancelled today, Sunday, February 9, due to heavy snowfall. Paddle Making will begin at 11 and Rosemaling will begin at 1 this afternoon, they are not cancelled. Any questions, please email info@marinemillsfolkschool.org

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Valentine’s Poem

By MMFS / February 6, 2020

Roses are redViolets are blueFolk Schools are coolCome see what we do

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Featured Class — Psyanky Ukrainian Egg Decoration

By MMFS / February 6, 2020

Join Laurelie Creuzer as she shares her heritage on March 7, creating beautiful Ukrainian eggs!  Using beeswax and dyes applied in layers, students will create amazing, beautiful eggs, perfect for special gifts or ornaments.  The term ‘pysanky’ is of Eastern European-Slavic heritage, from the words ‘pysaty’ – to write and ‘kraska’ – color.  Pysanky suggests…

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Unexpectedly Have Some Time This Weekend?

By MMFS / February 6, 2020

Or don’t want to do what you are supposed to do? Let us help you play hookie. Join Pam Anderson for a fun 2-session class on Saturday, February 8, and Sunday, February 9, learning how to do Norwegian Rosemaling painting. You’ll spend the time laughing yet feel productive as Pam is a delightful, fun teacher who makes…

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Beat the Winter Blues!

By MMFS / January 23, 2020

Deepest, darkest part of winter dragging you down? Find creative inspiration at Marine Mills Folk School! Whether working with leather appeals to you, or knitting cable mittens, or jamming with a group of bluegrass musicians, our instructors and community are sure lift your spirits. Register today!

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Featured Class – Create Beautiful Art

By MMFS / January 23, 2020

February 22  Cut Paper Art: Introduction to Papercutting “Beyond impressed” “Wonderful instructor – informative and easy to listen to!” “I felt like I learned the basics and can now try doing it on my own” “As an art student it was really fun to learn new techniques” We try to balance inviting instructors to return versus…

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Got Some Last Minute Time This Weekend?

By MMFS / January 23, 2020

January 25  Garden All Year Long! Doesn’t this sound appealing – learn how to grow fresh green salads year-round, with no lights, no greenhouse and little more than a cupboard and a windowsill.  Join Lee Olson for this informative, fun class, and take home 5 trays which will supply you with healthy salad greens in less…

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January 18 Classes Cancelled

By MMFS / January 17, 2020

Due to the expected snow and wind we are rescheduling the January 18th classes. We appreciate your understanding. Be safe, but we hope you can get out in our Winter Wonderland.

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