Tag Archive: Sewing

July 1, 2017

Create Your Own Apron

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  • August 5, 2017
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Now that we’ve been running classes for a while, we’ve noticed that occasionally, people will bring their own aprons to class, to wear and keep their clothes from getting dirty. Some of the aprons we’ve seen have been store-bought, but some have been handmade. Well, as you can imagine, “handmade” gets us pretty excited! We (more…)

Close up photo of sewing machine
June 29, 2017

A Well-Oiled Machine

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  • A Well-Oiled Machine: Learn to Sew
    September 10, 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Learn to love your sewing machine! In this class, we’ll take an up-close look at several different sewing machines, of varying designs and ages. How do all these moving parts work together? Learn the things your manual will – and won’t! – tell you. You’ll observe using a machine incorrectly on purpose to see what (more…)

January 25, 2017

Apparel Construction 101: Reading & Understanding a Pattern

We have a new class open for registration! So you’ve got a sewing machine. You’ve mastered threading it and can handle a straight and zig-zag stitch, but want to know more about how to make your own clothing. This is the class for you! In this class, you will learn how to measure for aContinue Reading
December 30, 2016

Canoe Pack Making with Frost River is Sold Out!

Our ‘Build Your Own Portage Pack,’ with our presenting partner Frost River, is now sold out! Although the class is full, you can get on the waiting list by emailing us at info@duluthfolkschool.com with your name and contact info. Thanks for supporting the Duluth Folk School!
Frost River Old No. 3 Canoe Pack
October 19, 2016

Build Your Own Canoe Pack!

In this class, you will sew your own canoe pack! We will help you build the skills necessary to sew a fully functional envelope style, No. 3 canoe pack. Registration includes instruction, and all tools and materials. ALSO, participants will get a tour of the full production facility at Frost River. For more information andContinue Reading
Frost River Old No. 3 Canoe Pack
October 18, 2016

Build Your Own Portage Pack

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  • Make Your Own Canoe Pack - Day 1
    January 23, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Make Your Own Canoe Pack - Day 2
    January 30, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Make Your Own Canoe Pack - Day 3
    February 6, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Make Your Own Canoe Pack - Day 4
    February 13, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

In this class, you will sew your own canoe pack! We will help you build the skills necessary to sew a fully functional envelope style, No. 3 canoe pack. Bill and Vivette have years of experience teaching this class. They will provide all the materials, knowledge, equipment, and expertise to teach you how to sew (more…)

Learn to Sew with Erin!
October 16, 2016

A Well-Oiled Machine

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  • A Well-Oiled Machine: Learn to Sew
    December 1, 2016
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn to love your sewing machine! In this class, we’ll take an up-close look at a few different sewing machines of varying brands and ages. How do all these moving parts work together? Learn the things your manual will and won’t tell you. We’ll use the machines incorrectly on purpose to figure out what went (more…)

July 20, 2016

Sew Your Own Renaissance Festival Carry Pouch

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  • Renaissance Festival Pouch
    August 3, 2016
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sorry, this class has been canceled. Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! Your chance is here! Learn how to make a fully-lined drawstring pouch that is perfect for a Renaissance Faire, a vintage costume, or a gift! This is a great way to use a favorite piece of fabric that isn’t big enough to make into something wearable or that (more…)

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