All exhibits are currently closed

while we move into our new home in downtown Ballard.

Opening May 2018

Nordic Woodcarving

With Erik Holt  
Craft School 
Craft School

Nordic Woodcarving

With Erik Holt


Learn Baroque Acanthus, Rococo and Viking/Dragon styles in this class. Concentrate on the fundamental leaf formations of the Acanthus style, working up combinations of the Acanthus curl, or explore the Viking/Dragon style.

Woodcarvers at all levels, beginners to experienced, are welcome in the class. Tool sharpening and basic carving techniques will be covered for beginners. Continuing students will develop their own projects. Class options of two to five classes per month.

Cost: $45 for 1 class; $85 for 2 classes; $125 for 3 classes; $160 for 4 classes; $200 for 5 classes. Add $2/day general admission

Visit Instructor Erik Holt’s website for more information about tools and supplies: . No tools or experience necessary. 

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Our new facility will open May 5, 2018!


Closed During Transition!

Join us in May 2018
and be inspired by the values, traditions, art, and spirit of the Nordic peoples.