Next session starts: October 19, 2019 9:00 am

Intro to Colored Pencil

Draw a Rose with only 3 pencils Draw a beautiful yellow rose using only three pencils. This class is an introduction to colored pencil but all skill levels are welcome. Through a series of demonstrations and step-by-step instructions you’ll learn to “paint” in this medium – layering and blending colors to create depth and volumeContinue Reading
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Next session starts: October 19, 2019 11:00 am

Demo: Silverware Jewelry

Come down to the folk school for a free demo! Swing by to see how local jeweler, Miles Schoen, creates spoon jewelry. Visitors will have the opportunity to try their hand at making jewelry!  
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Next session starts: October 19, 2019 1:00 pm

Hidden in Plain Sight

Fall is a magical time in northern forests. The understory plants and trees are working hard to store the summer’s bounty below ground in preparation for the long winter sleep and in anticipation of the spring to come! Join Forest Ecologist, Cindy Hale, to take a walk in the woods and see for yourself someContinue Reading
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Next session starts: October 19, 2019 7:00 pm

Music: Sophie Turk & Charlotte Montgomery

Come on down to the Dovetail Cafe for a free show with two great musicians: Sophie Turk and Charlotte Montgomery! Sophie Turk is a singer and songwriter who plays unembellished country-folk style lap steel guitar. She is originally from Duluth, and grew up on the North Shore. Sophie has worked with producer Brian Ring andContinue Reading
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Next session starts: October 22, 2019 6:00 pm

Irish Jam Sessions

Come on down to join in the fun! We’ll be playing Irish reels, jigs, hornpipes, strathspeys and more! This is a welcoming jam session: there will be experienced musicians, as well as room for learning musicians to be part of the circle.
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Next session starts: October 22, 2019 6:00 pm

Basics of Digital Photography

Are you excited about using your digital camera, but intimidated by the 400 page manual that came with it? This class will teach you the basics of digital photography, the camera settings that matter most, and tips on composition that improve the pictures that you take. This class will help you unlock the secrets ofContinue Reading
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Next session starts: October 23, 2019 5:30 pm

Make Your Own Kefir

If you think kombucha is tasty, and you enjoy the health benefits it brings, then you may want to try kefir soda! In this class, you will learn everything you need to know about brewing water kefir. We’ll cover ingredient selection, brewing, second fermentation, bottling, flavoring, and we’ll answer questions about all of the unknownsContinue Reading
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Next session starts: October 24, 2019 6:00 pm

Penny Rug Table Runner

Cut circles from scraps of wool, use decorative stitches to layer them onto a background fabric, and you have a penny rug. The story holds the name comes from the coins that were used as the original templates for the circles. In this class, you will learn the types of fabrics that work best, learnContinue Reading
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Next session starts: October 25, 2019 5:30 pm

Chaga Mushroom: Minnesota's Medicinal Treasure

Join herbalist Allie Austin for this in-depth class about all things Chaga! Did you know, growing on our birch trees is one of the most powerfully medicinal mushrooms in the world? Chaga has been highly studied and is proven to kill cancer cells, shrink tumors, increase the body’s ability to respond and adapt to stress,Continue Reading
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1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806
(218) 481-7888


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