Newspaper Weaving

Photo of newspaper weaving

  • November 12, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


In this class, you will start with a stack of newspaper and a bamboo skewer, and end up with a beautiful newspaper bowl or basket! We’ll be folding, tearing, rolling, and weaving with newspaper. The fun thing about learning this skill is that the materials are very affordable, so even if you make a mistake, Continue reading

Folksing at the Folk School

Folksing at the Duluth Folk School

  • November 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Would you like to sing secular folk music in a group setting? Join us for Folksing at the Folk School! Folksing is a monthly, open-to-all, community group singing event with a leader and songbooks. You don’t have to read music – you just have to want to sing! The spirit of Folksing is “we” not Continue reading

Chip Bag Woven Bead Ornaments

Chip Bag Woven Bead Ornaments at the Duluth Folk School

  • November 19, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Make something beautiful out of trash! Chip bags go into the landfill when they are empty. But that metallic luster on the inside is so sparkly. With a little care and a good wipe-down, that material can be cut and woven into lightweight metallic beads. Once you have the technique down, you won’t look at Continue reading

Best Slippers Ever!

Best Slippers Ever

  • December 3, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


You will learn to trace and measure your own feet to sew the best fitting slippers you have ever worn! During class, you’ll learn to hand-sew a pair of custom-fit slippers. We will provide wool felt for the soles, but the uppers can be anything you like, or you can choose from the selection we’ll Continue reading