May 18, 2023

Canadian Smocking

  •  August 7, 2023
     5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Canadian smocking is a hand stitching technique that creates a unique and beautiful folded design on the front of the fabric.

You can use your smocked fabric to turn ordinary objects into things of beauty!

Your imagination is the only limitation to how you can use your smocked fabric!

Registration Includes

Instruction and fun in a small class size. You’ll learn the basics of this smocking technique, and you’ll learn three different patterns (braid, arrows, and flowers), and go home with a sampler of designs.

Skill Level

No prior experienced required

Best for Ages…

13 years or older

You should bring…

If you have them, bring your hand sewing needles, quilting thread, scissors and thimble. If you don’t have these, we’ll have some extras on hand.

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1917 W Superior St, Duluth Folk School Library, Duluth, Minnesota, 55806, United States


The Library is upstairs in the Duluth Folk School/Dovetail Cafe building.

Duluth Folk School Library Classroom

Note: The Library is up one flight of stairs, and we do not have an elevator.


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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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