North House Folk School Basket Week

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Date(s) - August 28, 2018 - September 1, 2018
All Day

North House Folk School

500 W Hwy 61
Grand Marais


Our first ever thematic weekend celebrating basketry. The week features 14 basket themed courses that utilize natural materials like birch bark, willow, cedar and black ash.

Guest instructors Judy Zugish and Karen Tembreull join the North House faculty to offer new courses that introduce intermediate skills.

We will also offer a course on making tools commonly used in basket making such as fids, splitters and knockers. On Friday, September 1, the entire day will be devoted to demonstrations, talks, a basket market place and of course, a wood-fired pizza bake. All students who register for coursework during the week are invited to participate in the conference day for no additional tuition.

Courses being offered:

Information at North House Folk School