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Event

August 1, 2015 - August 31, 2015
All Day

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

Since 1947, the Grand Marais Art Colony has cultivated a relationship between outdoor inspiration and artistic pursuit inspired by the surrounding wilderness and Lake Superior. Featuring year-round classes for the novice to professional artist, high-quality studio access, and seven inclusive events and exhibits. Here are August’s offerings:

August 1, 2015 - August 31, 2015
All Day

North House Folk School Classes
North House Folk School Classes

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

The mission of the North House Folk School is to enrich lives and build community by teaching traditional northern crafts in a student-centered learning environment that inspires the hands, the heart and the mind. Here are August’s offerings:

August 31, 2015
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Songwriter Series

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

On Monday evenings, Papa Charlie’s transforms into a listening room showcasing the Midwest’s top songwriters in a theater-like setting. The intimate room and great sound gives the audience an opportunity to immerse into the stories and craft of the song.

August 31, 2015
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Live Music

Bluefin Grille | Tofte MN

Every Monday night at Bluefin Grille

September 2, 2015 - September 27, 2015
All Day

North House Folk School Classes
North House Folk School Classes

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

The mission of the North House Folk School is to enrich lives and build community by teaching traditional northern crafts in a student-centered learning environment that inspires the hands, the heart and the mind. Here are September’s offerings:
Sep 2 :: Wild Rice Winnowing
Sep 3 :: Wild Ricing Push Pole
Sep 3-5 :: Blacksmithing – Crafting the Tools of the Trade
Sep 4 :: Mushrooming in the Field
Sep 4-6 :: Traditional Harvest of Wild Rice
Sep 8-13 :: Crafting the Traditional Pattern-Welded Puuko Knif
Sep 9-13 :: Basic Timber Framing
Sep 10-11 :: Birch Bark Tutorial
Sep 11-13 :: Sew Your Own Scandinavian Work Shirts
Sep 11-13 :: Moccasin Making & Bead Embroidery in the Aniishinaabe Style
Sep 12-13 :: Pine Needle Basketry
Sep 14-16 :: Felted Bags
Sep 15-16 :: Lathe Turning the Wooden Bowl
Sep 17 :: Natural Dye in the Steambox
Sep 17 :: Skimming the Surface – Basics of Milk Paint
Sep 17-20 :: Unplugged
Sep 18 :: Bead embroidery – The Pin Series
Sep 22-25 :: Techniques of Wood Canvas Boat Repair
Sep 25-27 :: Sewing the Saami-Inspired Tuomisalo Hat
Sep 25-27 :: Natural Plant Dyes
Sep 25-27 :: Bowl Carving with Axe, Adze and Gouge

September 5, 2015 - September 27, 2015
All Day

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

Since 1947, the Grand Marais Art Colony has cultivated a relationship between outdoor inspiration and artistic pursuit inspired by the surrounding wilderness and Lake Superior. Featuring year-round classes for the novice to professional artist, high-quality studio access, and seven inclusive events and exhibits. Here are September’s offerings:

Sep 5-7 :: Writing Nature: Poetry & Prose
Sep 5-7 :: Once Fired
Sep 14 :: The Art of the Nocturne
Sep 19 :: The Art of Seeing: Developing a Visual Literacy
Sep 19-21 :: Your Authentic Plein Air Voice
Sep 20-Oct 19 :: Make-a-Bowl for empty Bowls: CLAY
Sep 21-30 :: Studio Immersion
Sep 25-27 :: Woodblock Printmaking
Sep 26-27 :: Fall Colors in Oil

September 5, 2015
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cook County Farm & Craft Market
Cook County Farm & Craft Market

Municipal Parking | Grand Marais MN

All of our vendors are local and offer a variety of crafts, baked goods, and seasonal produce. Whether you are looking for unique gifts or a morning treat, the market has something for everyone.

 

September 5, 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Two Harbors Farmers Market
Two Harbors Farmers Market

Thomas Owens Park | Two Harbors MN

Locally grown produce and goods fresh from your neighbor.

September 6, 2015
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Old Fashioned Pie and Ice Cream Social
Old Fashioned Pie and Ice Cream Social

Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center | Grand Marais MN

Homemade pie ala mode! Local author booking signings! The “one day only” gift shop sale. The annual Old Fashioned Pie and Ice Cream Social at Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center is a “must-do” each Labor Day weekend.

September 6, 2015
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Gooseberry Falls State Park | Two Harbors

Take a stroll with the naturalist every Sunday at 11 am to discover signs and habitat of a new animal. Hike meeting places and length of hike and program time will vary, check the Gooseberry Events Calendar to see where to meet and find out the animal of the day!

September 7, 2015
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Songwriter Series

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

On Monday evenings, Papa Charlie’s transforms into a listening room showcasing the Midwest’s top songwriters in a theater-like setting. The intimate room and great sound gives the audience an opportunity to immerse into the stories and craft of the song.

September 7, 2015
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Live Music

Bluefin Grille | Tofte MN

Every Monday night at Bluefin Grille

September 12, 2015
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cook County Farm & Craft Market
Cook County Farm & Craft Market

Municipal Parking | Grand Marais MN

All of our vendors are local and offer a variety of crafts, baked goods, and seasonal produce. Whether you are looking for unique gifts or a morning treat, the market has something for everyone.

 

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