Online: Make your own Hawthorn Cordial

Online

Join herbalist and health coach, Jaime Brennan, for a fun evening making your very own healthy and delicious cordial. The Oxford English dictionary defines 'cordial' as another term for a liqueur or a comforting or pleasant-tasting medicine.  The term is also used to describe something as "warm and friendly - cordial".  We think you'll find…

$38.00
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Online: I Can’t Draw – Drawing for Everyone

Online

In this three week class, you will learn some simple techniques to break through your belief that you can’t draw. We will approach drawing as something that anyone can learn and will focus on a drawing style that celebrates simplicity and curiosity over perfection and precision. We will explore adding color to our drawings with…

$80.00

Online: Tasting and Learning Tea

Online

Tea is the most consumed beverage in the world (after water)!  And with 3000 types of tea, all coming from just one plant, there’s a lot to consider when selecting a tea.   Marine Mills Folk School is pleased to welcome Bill Waddington, founder of TeaSource, to help us dive into the subject.  Bill has…

$37.00

Online: Container Gardening for Everyone!

Online

If you want to learn how to create beautiful, healthy, and colorful container gardens, this discussion class is for you!   Professional photographer and gardener, Michelle Mero Riedel, will help you discover fast growing, vigorous, nursery-quality plants with season long color.  She'll intersperse her discussions with image after image of beautiful combinations that are easily created.…

$27.00

Online: You Are What You Eat: Storytelling through Food Wrap Up Session

Online

NOTE: This class is the fifth session of the  five-part series called You Are What You Eat: Storytelling through Food. Each session is listed separately on our website.  We encourage you to take just one, two...or all five. Session Five: April 20, 6:30-8 PM: Our three instructors—Lachelle, Suan, and Jenny — come back together in…

$17.00

Online: Knife Skills – Basics to Beyond

Online

Spend an evening with Chef Michael Willenbring of Manger restaurant!  We’re thrilled Michael was able to ‘carve out’ some time for us, sharing his skills and stories of how to, and how not to, correctly use knives in the kitchen.   Michael will start with basic knife skills such as dicing and julienning vegetables, mincing garlic…

$37.00
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Online: Digital Photography for Students Aged 9 +

Online

Please note this is a 3 session class for one price!  Saturday, April 24, Saturday May 1 and Saturday May 8, 2021   A picture is worth a thousand words!  This class will empower students to capture images that express themselves in relation to the world around them. Students will be introduced to technical and…

$40

Online: Virtual Biking Tour – Croatia

Online

This is a 3 session event, led by Chris Coleman.  See below for more details. Marine Mills Folk School is again partnering on a virtual tour, this time a bike tour across the Istrian Peninsula in Croatia! Chris Coleman, local yoga teacher and long time travel guide in Rick Steve’s Travel, is offering Marine Mills…

$75.00
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Online: Nature Printed Fabric Books with Emma Freeman

Online

***In this two session class, learn how to create hand stitched fabric books printed with real leaves, flowers and feathers. You will explore simple printmaking and slow stitching techniques to make beautiful books that celebrate the natural world.  We think you'll find the process of using items from nature combined with the stitching and book…

$60.00

Online: Summer salads with a zing!

Online

Salads don't have to be boring!  Join Chef Maggie and learn how to create delicious and exciting summer salads. In this class you will learn the elements of composing a great salad, how to whip up homemade dressings and how to use herbs to amp up flavor.  Participants will also receive an ebook with 10…

$30.00

Online: Virtual Walking Tour: Madrid and Don Quijote

Online

This is a 3 session event, led by Chris Coleman.  See below for more details. Join Marine Mills Folk School on another virtual tour with our partner Chris Coleman and Chocolate Suitcase, this time in and around Madrid! Chris Coleman, local yoga teacher and long time travel guide in Rick Steves' Travel, is offering Marine…

$75.00

Online: Paj Ntaub – Introduction to Traditional Hmong Embroidery

Online

  Minnesotan author Kao Kalia Yang’s book ‘The Latehomecomer’ has been chosen as one of the national NEA Big Read recommended books this year!  ArtReach and other local organizations are offering a series of events as part of the Big Read program of the St. Croix Valley.  Marine Mills Folk School is excited to work…

$59.00
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Online: Make a Textile Collage with Emma Freeman

Online

Don’t miss out on taking a class by our fantastic instructor, Emma Freeman. Emma offers her students so much more than instruction: confidence that anyone can be an artist! In this two session class over two weeks, (June 9 and June 16th), explore how to create collages out of textiles. We will play with a…

$50.00
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Fabric Meditation Books with Emma Freeman (online)

Online

We are just delighted to offer another class by one of our favorite instructors, Emma Freeman. Emma is skilled at teaching and honoring her students’ work. In this two session class over two weeks, (June 15 and June 22), you will learn how to create fabric books out of repurposed textiles like curtains, napkins, dish…

$50.00
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Impressionist Landscape Painting with Emily Anderson! (Online)

Online

This is a 2 session class.  Saturday, July 17 and Saturday, July 24. We're excited to welcome back Emily Anderson, who has agreed to do another painting class.  Be sure to register soon, as we expect this class to sell out .....  Do you wish you could sit down and paint a beautiful scene, but…

$75.00
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Impressionist Landscape Painting with Emily Anderson! (Online)

Online

This is a two session class.  Saturday, September 18 and Saturday, September 25! We're so darn excited to welcome back Emily Anderson to teach an online painting class. This is a two session class - September 18 and 25 -- don't miss the opportunity to join her! Do you wish you could sit down and…

$75.00

Octoberfest: Blue Cheese to WOW Your Friends & Family! (Online)

Online

Who doesn’t enjoy an excellent blue cheese? We know you will love making this in the comfort of your own kitchen under the guidance of our cheese master, Gary Colles. Whether you have taken one of Gary’s previous cheesemaking classes or not, you will love pulling this cheese out of your refrigerator knowing that you…

$27.00
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Memory Cloth Books (Online)

Online

This is a two session on-line class.  Classes are held on Oct 3 and October 10, 2021 from 10:00 to 11:30 am. Create soft, tactile books out of fabric that holds some meaning to you. It could be connected to anyone in your life or a version of yourself that has transitioned in some way.…

$65
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Weaving on Natural Objects with Emma Freeman (Online)

Online

This is a two session class, Saturday 10-9-21 and Saturday 10-16-21 Explore creating simple weavings on things like rocks, stone tiles and pieces of tree bark with different threads and fibers. We'll use a basic weaving technique to create sculptural pieces where the loom becomes part of the finished piece. This process is meditative, delicate…

$75.00
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Mixed Media Nature Books (Online)

Online

  This class is three sessions:  Mondays, November 1, November 8 and November 15. In this three week class, learn how to create beautiful hand bound books made with fabric and paper. We'll explore simple printmaking techniques with plants and leaves, play with painting fabric and paper with watercolor paints that will act as dyes,…

$95.00