Willow Woodland Ornaments

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

CLASS CANCELLED BY REQUEST OF THE INSTRUCTOR - Get a head start on the holidays. Instructor Poppy Hatinger will teach you how to create ornaments from U. P. grown and harvested willow branches. Learn two kinds of trees, a couple of kinds of stars, and more if time allows.  Expect ...

$52

U. P. Suncatcher in Stained Glass

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

Teens through senior citizens can take this introductory class taught by Laura Hamlett to learn the copper foil method of stained glass and make a beautiful UP in their choice of colored glass. A minimum of 4 students need to be registered by August 12 in order to hold the ...

$39

Northern Lights in Stained Glass

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

This activity is supported by the MICHIGAN ARTS AND CULTURE COUNCIL and the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS.   Choose your own colors from a variety provided by instructor Laura Hamlett to create a landscape scene featuring the northern lights. This intermediate class using the copper foil method is offered ...

$57

Conservation Film: Guardian

Porcupine Mountains State Park Visitor Center 33303 Headquarters Road, Silver City

Against the backdrop of BC's spectacular Great Bear Rainforest along British Columbia’s coast, Guardians and the salmon they monitor are victims of science censorship and reckless extractive industries.

Crafting with Herbs

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

Create a planter from a clay pot, use it to pot an herb plant and create an herbal wreath. Instructor Kathy Erb will lead a discussion about the benefits of growing and using herbs. Youth older than 12 and walk ins are welcome. A minimum of 5 students need to ...

$34

Knit a Market Bag or Basket

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

Learn to knit, purl and decrease on a circular needle. Instructor Hannah Eskel will provide needle and yarn that you need to knit a market bag or basket. No previous knitting experience is needed. Ages 10 and older are welcome. A minimum of 3 students need to be registered by ...

$42

Blacksmithing for the Beginner: Lesson 1

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

This activity is supported by the MICHIGAN ARTS AND CULTURE COUNCIL and the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS     Be the Village Blacksmith! Instructors Payne Anne and Bill of Peninsula Hotworks will demonstrate managing and working a coal fired forge while safely using tongs and hammers to shape your ...

$55

Wire Wrapped Miniature Tree

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

CLASS CANCELLED BY REQUEST OF THE INSTRUCTOR - Select your beads and wire to make a charming wire wrapped miniature tree. Instructor Denine Rood will lead you through the process and even help you choose a stone on which to "plant" your tree. Ages 16 and older are welcome. A ...

$20

Blacksmithing for the Beginner: Lesson 2

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

This activity is supported by the MICHIGAN ARTS AND CULTURE COUNCIL and the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS Move to a new level of blacksmithing using your new skills. Create a hand-forged steel trivet with copper rivets. Instructor Payne Anne and Bill of Peninsula Hotworks will guide you as you ...

$60

Blacksmithing for the Beginner: Lesson 3

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

Apply your blacksmithing skills to thicker metal and learn to make a fire poker.  Instructors Payne Anne and Bill of Peninsula Hotworks will teach you to efficiently taper thick stock, fold the metal, forge weld it and create decorative reverse twists.  You will forge your own fire poker to pass ...

$60

Conservation Film: Tapped

Porcupine Mountains State Park Visitor Center 33303 Headquarters Road, Silver City

Is access to clean drinking water a basic human right, or a commodity that should be bought and sold like any other article of commerce? This timely documentary is a behind-the-scenes look into the unregulated and unseen world of the bottled water industry.

Woodland Mushrooms

Union Bay Folk School Building 107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Ontonagon, MI

CLASS CANCELLED BY REQUEST OF THE INSTRUCTOR   After a walk down a forested path in the Porcupine Mountains, you may want to capture your own woodsy mushroom scene. Instructor Laura Marquardt will guide your creation of several varieties of mushrooms and lichens using velvet, cotton fabrics, wool and dried ...

$40

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