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In cosplay, Renaissance festivals, Halloween, and most famously at Mardi Gras, leather masks, whether simple or elaborate, elicit delight and surprise ...  View More

HEC 4232

Start date: 05/25/19

Mandatory Fees: $75.00

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun, Sat .

Tuition: $89.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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Blacksmithing, an ancient craft now experiencing a modern artistic revival, is a fun and productive hobby that allows you to create many tools and pro ...  View More

HEC 4188

Start date: 06/01/19

Mandatory Fees: $30.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Tuition: $135.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 

Please read: Participants must be 16 years old or older. ...More



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Add leatherwork to your skill set as you craft a high-grade leather belt. You'll cut a belt blank straight from the hide, then naturally dye it. After ...  View More

HEC 4117

Start date: 06/01/19

Mandatory Fees: $60.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Tuition: $49.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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You can't beat the look, feel and durability of a butcher-block end-grain cutting board in the kitchen. Some describe the creation of this knife-savin ...  View More

HEC 4116

Start date: 06/04/19

Mandatory Fees: $75.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Tuition: $69.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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Every indoor mudroom and outdoor garden, porch or gazebo needs a nifty place to sit. A comfortable place that is Shaker-simple in design, yet aestheti ...  View More

HEC 4112

Start date: 06/23/19

Mandatory Fees: $75.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Tuition: $65.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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Learn to create everyday-use items in this hands-on beginning class. Become familiar with leather tools, transferring carving patterns, simple carving ...  View More

HEC 4202

Start date: 06/25/19

Mandatory Fees: $75.00

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue, Thu .

Tuition: $105.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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Discover the beauty, history and evolution of stained glass as you learn basic techniques while crafting a dream catcher, small panel or nightlight. W ...  View More

CON 4238

Start date: 07/30/19

Mandatory Fees: $50.00

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue, Thu .

Tuition: $95.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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Blacksmithing, an ancient craft now experiencing a modern artistic revival, is a fun and productive hobby that allows you to create many tools and pro ...  View More

HEC 4188

Start date: 08/03/19

Mandatory Fees: $30.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Tuition: $135.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 

Please read: Participants must be 16 years old or older. ...More



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Learn how to formulate your own soap recipes, the proper use and storage of lye and how to mix lye and water. Get to know the properties and uses of g ...  View More

HEC 4171

Start date: 08/03/19

Mandatory Fees: $30.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Tuition: $59.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 

Please read: Must be over 18 or with a parent as lye is a ...More



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This beginner-to-intermediate class explores the different types of soap-making colorants and textures. You will learn how to locate natural colorants ...  View More

HEC 4189

Start date: 08/03/19

Mandatory Fees: $20.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Tuition: $59.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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This quick-start, demonstration class introduces you to the basics of carving spoons from green, seasoned wood. You'll learn various grasps and carvin ...  View More

HEC 4186

Start date: 08/17/19

Mandatory Fees: $20.00

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Tuition: $95.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 



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Before the age of canisters and Tupperware, the Shakers made and marketed oval boxes made of wood. Learn how to soak, bend, tack, carve and finish Che ...  View More

HEC 4114

Start date: 08/24/19

Mandatory Fees: $80.00

2 sessions.

Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Sat .  
  Weekly -Sun .  

Tuition: $149.00

Location : MIFOLS campus at Staebler Location : 
  MIFOLS campus at Staebler.

Instructor : MI Folk School, Instructor 

Please read: Please bring eye protection and a dust mask.



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