Artisan Workshops

artisan.jpgMemories are in the making with our series of Heritage Workshops! Work with a heritage artisan to learn a new skill in a small group setting and keep the treasures that you create. A handcrafted heritage item makes a unique addition to your home or a gift for someone special. 

All workshops include instruction and materials. We also offer custom workshops designed specially for your group. For more information call (807) 473-2344 or e-mail us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Artisan Workshops are offered to groups on a special reservation basis. Group sizes vary so please inquire when calling. Please contact us to learn more about how we can design a workshop for your group. See some popular workshop suggestions listed below.

  • Basic Blacksmithing
  • Ship's Lantern
  • Birch Bark Basket
  • 19th Century Desserts
  • Decorative Tin Panel
  • Miniature Cedar Bark Bags
  • Holiday Decorations
  • Lantern Stand
  • Cooper Sauna Pail (3 day workshop)
  • Nutmeg Grater & Candlestick
  • Drum Making
  • Traditional High-Top Bush Wrap Moccasins (Mukluks) (2 day workshop)
  • Four-Directions Drum Bag (2 day workshop)
  • Craft a Weathervane
  • Wall Sconce
  • Gauntlet Mits
  • Applique Beadwork
  • Tinderbox Candlestick
  • Moccasins
  • Porcupine Quillwork on Leather
  • Blacksmithing: Campfire Tripod
  • Tin Storm Lantern
  • Traditional Leather Handbag
  • Porcupine Quillwork on Birch Bark
  • Machine Sewing Basics (2 day workshop)
  • Ojibwa Snowshoes (3 day workshop)
  • Coopered Keg (4 day workshop)