Next session starts: May 25, 2024 10:00 am

CANCELLED - Carving a Floral Ornament in Basswood

In this class you will learn the fundamentals of woodcarving as you carve a vase/floral piece in basswood. You will also learn how to add color and even wood burning if it is preferred. Registration Includes Students will go home with a basswood flower/vase ornament, a printed pattern and instructions on how to finish itContinue Reading
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Next session starts: May 26, 2024 5:00 pm

Open Mic Night

Join us for Open Mic Night!  Sundays 5pm – 8pm 
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Next session starts: May 29, 2024 5:00 pm

Game Night

Join us for Game Night every Wednesday 5 pm – 8 pm at Dovetail Café! Cribbage and Board Games Free Admission  
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Next session starts: May 29, 2024 5:00 pm

Finding Your VIEW: How to leverage points of view

From the intimacy of first-person to the detached all-knowing omniscient narrator, point of view makes an impact on how a reader understands stories. This course will examine first, second, and third-person points of view as well as omniscient. Through reading examples of each, the group will gain a better understanding of what works, what doesn’t,Continue Reading
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Next session starts: May 30, 2024 5:30 pm

Beginner Crochet

In this class you will learn the basics of crochet including the basic stitches and how to hold your yarn and hook. Registration Includes You will go home with the knowledge to start a crochet project, a 5mm crochet hook, and a skein of yarn. You should bring… All materials and tools will be provided.Continue Reading
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Next session starts: May 31, 2024 5:00 pm

Felt Sit-Upons

Using a wet felting technique, you will learn the process of making felt, creating a felt mat that can be brought along on a hike or picnic to bring a little comfort for sitting. Or, mats have been know to hang on a wall for a little splash of fiber art color! Registration Includes YouContinue Reading
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Next session starts: June 1, 2024 8:30 am

Fika & Fiber

Join us for a free, drop-in knitting and fiber arts group! Saturdays at 8:30 am at the Dovetail Cafe. Come share a cuppa’ and craft! *Fika is a beloved Swedish custom of pausing for a moment of quality time to connect with others, often with a cup of coffee and a sweet treat. Please note:Continue Reading
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Next session starts: June 1, 2024 1:00 pm

Introduction to Spoon Carving

Join us for a 3 hour introduction to the craft of greenwood spoon carving. You will finish the class with your own hand carved serving spoon. For the first part of class we will study safety, knife grips and traditional techniques for carving. For the rest of the class you will apply what you haveContinue Reading
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Next session starts: June 6, 2024 5:00 pm

Wild Mushrooms 101

During this class, you will learn about foraging and identifying wild mushrooms. We will discuss some basic information about mushrooms, steps for identifying mushrooms, steps for foraging mushrooms, common edible mushrooms, common toxic mushrooms, recommended resources, etc. You will also get to handle real mushrooms to get some hands-on experience with some of the mushroomsContinue Reading
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1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806

Duluth Folk School
Office: 218-216-6929 or
Office Hours: Monday-Friday (9 am – 1 pm)

Dovetail Cafe & Marketplace
Cafe: (218) 481-7888 or
Hours: Wednesday-Sunday (8 am – 8 pm); Monday & Tuesday (8 am – 3 pm)

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