Date/Time
Event

February 1, 2017 - February 28, 2017
12:00 am

Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops
Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops

Grand Marais Art Colony | Grand Marais MN

February Workshops
additional info on the website

  • Feb 3 : Copper Enameling, Ages 10-14
  • Feb 4 : Figure and Gesture Drawing
  • Feb 4 & 11 : Professional Development for Atists
  • Feb 10-12 : The Colors of Winter
  • Feb 16 : Off the Cuff
  • Feb 16-Mar9 : Guided Glass [4 Thursdays]
  • Feb 17 : Eco-Printing with Native Plants
  • Feb 17-18 : Hand-printed Lampshades
  • Feb 17-18 : Needle Felted Wool Landscapes
  • Feb 18 : Button It Up with Glass
  • Feb 18 : Cut Paper Art, mini session
  • Feb 18-19 : Cut Paper Art, full session
  • Feb 18-19 : Soy Wax Batik Bascis & Beyond
  • Feb 22 : Develop Your Portfolio: Hire a Professional Photographer
  • Feb 24-Mar 18 : Advancing Pottery
  • Feb 25 : The Write Time
  • Feb 25 : Artist Books
  • Feb 28-Mar 3 Plein Air Painting: Big Bend National Park

February 1, 2017 - February 28, 2017
All Day

North House Folk School Courses
North House Folk School Courses

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

February Courses
more information online

  • Feb 2 :: Traditional Wooden Boatbuilding
  • Feb 2-5 :: Shoemaking: Internal Stitchdown Workboots
  • Feb 3-4 :: Nuno Felting Scarves & Wraps
  • Feb 3-5 :: Expedition Footwear
  • Feb 3-5 :: Fundamentals of Traditional Wooden Boatbuilding
  • Feb 4 :: Time for Fika! Swedish Snacks
  • Feb 7-9 :: Automata: Mechanical Marvels in Wood
  • Feb 7-10 :: Shoemaking: Modern Turn Shoe
  • Feb 11-12 :: Sausage Making
  • Feb 11-12 :: Creating & Designing Mosaics
  • Feb 11-12 :: Handcrafting Doors
  • Feb 11-12 :: Ovencrafting: Building in the Round, Italian Style
  • Feb 11-14 :: Shoemaking: Chukka Boot
  • Feb 15-19 :: Northern Fiber Retreat
    • Feb 15-16 :: In Search of Color; Natural Dye workshop
    • Feb 15-17 :: Primitive Rug Hooking
    • Feb 15-17 :: Estonian Lace
    • Feb 16 :: Wooly Critters; Intro to Felting
    • Feb 16 :: History of Handcraft
    • Feb 17 :: Sculptural Felting
    • Feb 17 :: Spinning Luxury Fibers
    • Feb 17 :: Bead Weaving; Deerskin Bag
    • Feb 17-19 :: Blanket Coat
    • Feb 17-19 :: Weaving the Handbag Basket
    • Feb 18 :: Spinning at the Wheel
    • Feb 18 :: Inkle Loom Weaving
    • Feb 18-19 :: Knitting Socks
    • Feb 18-19 :: Flowers & Fauna Bead Embroidery
    • Feb 18-19 :: Knitting Estonian Gloves
    • Feb 18-19 :: Felt for the Home; Table Runners
    • Feb 18-19 :: Two Thumbed Arctic Mitts
    • Feb 19 :: Spinning; Preparing Fibers
    • Feb 19 ::  Inkle Loom Weaving Continued
  • Feb 23-26 :: Masonry Heater Building
  • Feb 24-26 :: Sew Your Own Anorak
  • Feb 24-26 :: Forge & Craft a Crooked Knife
  • Feb 24-26 :: Flies That Catch Fish
  • Feb 24-26 :: Dovetailed Tool Tote
  • Feb 25 :: Winter River Exploration
  • Feb 25 :: Handmade Pasta
  • Feb 26 :: Innovating with Wild Rice
  • Feb 28 :: Wood Week see March for details

February 15, 2017 - February 19, 2017
All Day

Northern Fibers Retreat
Northern Fibers Retreat

North House Folk School | Grand Marais MN

This five day event celebrates all manner of fiber arts, featuring seminars and course offerings from long-time North House instructors as well as featured guest Nancy Bush. This year marks our 7th annual Northern Fibers Retreat, a collaboration between the Grand Marais Art Colony, North House Folk School and the Northwoods Fiber Guild. Returning this year are the Show n’ Share and the popular Lunch and Learn series. Also on the schedule, a kids program and more! Click for more details!

February 19, 2017
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Scandinavian Jazz Brunch
Scandinavian Jazz Brunch

Moguls Grille & Tap Room | Lutsen MN

Every Sunday in the winter Moguls will be having a Scandinavian Brunch with Live Jazz music. Food will be served 8 am – 12 pm and music will be 10 am – 12 pm.  Briand’s jazz guitar playing will remind you of the great Wes Montgomery -smooth, warm, innovative – appealing to both jazz aficionados and anyone who loves good guitar.

For more information, call (218) 663-3020

February 19, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Joshua Schmidt
Joshua Schmidt

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

Joshua James Schmidt was born and raised in Lutsen. Joshua has toured North America with his band, the Step Rockets.

February 19, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Nature Programs
Nature Programs

Caribou Highlands Lodge | Lutsen MN

These programs are FREE to all. You do not need to be a guest of Caribou Highlands to attend. Each week a naturalist will introduce one of the North Shore’s natural phenomena to you!

 

February 19, 2017
7:30 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Gun Flint Tavern | Grand Marais MN

Feb 2, 7:30pm – Jon Miller
Feb 3, 8:30pm – Joe Paulik
Feb 4, 8:30pm – Joe Paulik
Feb 10, 8:30pm – Willie Waldman Project
Feb 11, 8:30pm – Willie Waldman Project
Feb 12, 7:30pm – Timmy Haus
Feb 16, 7:30pm – Gordon Thorne
Feb 17, 8:30pm – Brothers in Arms
Feb 18, 8:30pm – Chris Silver Band
Feb 19, 7:30pm – Jim & Michele Miller
Feb 24, 8:30pm – Thunderheads
Feb 25, 9:00pm – Thunderheads

Mar 2, 7:30pm – Jon Miller

February 19, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Bluefin Grille | Tofte MN

Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday Nights at Bluefin Grille
Sunday at 7pm, all other nights at 8pm

Feb 5 :: Classical Music
Feb 6 :: Boyd ‘Bump’ Blomberg
Feb 9 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 10 :: Michael Monroe
Feb 12 :: Briand Morrison
Feb 13 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Feb 16 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 17 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 19 :: Classical Music
Feb 20 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Feb 23 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 24 :: Pushing Chain
Feb 26:: Scott Fraser
Feb 27 :: Eric Frost

February 20, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Bluefin Grille | Tofte MN

Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday Nights at Bluefin Grille
Sunday at 7pm, all other nights at 8pm

Feb 5 :: Classical Music
Feb 6 :: Boyd ‘Bump’ Blomberg
Feb 9 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 10 :: Michael Monroe
Feb 12 :: Briand Morrison
Feb 13 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Feb 16 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 17 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 19 :: Classical Music
Feb 20 :: Pete Kavanaugh
Feb 23 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 24 :: Pushing Chain
Feb 26:: Scott Fraser
Feb 27 :: Eric Frost

February 20, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Songwriter Series
Songwriter Series

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

On Monday and Wednesday evenings from 8-10:00pm, 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.

Jan 30 – Gabriel Douglas
Feb 1 – Teague Alexy

Feb 6 – Molly Maher
Feb 8 – tba

Feb 13 – Communist Daughter
Feb 15 – Moors & McCumber

Feb 20 – Mason Jennings
Feb 22 – tba

Feb 27 – Moon & Pollution
Mar 1 – tba

Mar 6 – The Lowest Pair
Mar 8 – tba

Mar 13 – Chris Koza
Mar 15 – tba

Mar 20 – tba
Mar 22 tba

Mar 27 – Dusty Heart
Mar 29 Phil Heywood

More to be announced!

February 21, 2017
6:00 pm

Live Music
Live Music

Lutsen Resort | Lutsen MN

At Poplar River Pub on Tuesday & Thursday nights from 6-8pm and
Fireside in the Lutsen Resort Lobby, Saturday nights from 7-10pm

Feb 2 :: Boyd ‘Bump’ Blomberg
Feb 4 :: Plucked Up String Band
Feb 9 :: Joe Pauli
Feb 11 :: Pushing Chain
Feb 16 :: Eric Frost
Feb 18 :: Gordon Thorne
Feb 23 :: Jon Kallberg
Feb 25 :: Jim & Michele Miller

February 21, 2017
7:00 pm

Open Mic
Open Mic

Papa Charlie’s Saloon & Grill | Lutsen MN

Dust off that guitar, sitar, drum kit, bass, harp, upright, or any other instrument you’ve been neglecting…bring your voice and hop up on Papa Charlie’s stage with Boyd Blomberg, a talented local singer/songwriter and trusted, experienced open mic anchor. As lead or back up, Blomberg brings the best out of everyone on stage.

February 22, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Open Mic
Open Mic

Gun Flint Tavern | Grand Marais MN

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