All exhibits are currently closed

while we move into our new home in downtown Ballard.

Opening May 2018

Nordic Woodcarving

with Erik Holt  
Folk Art, Food & Fun 
Folk Art, Food & Fun

Nordic Woodcarving

with Erik Holt

Saturdays, 9am – 3:30pm

Class dates: 
October 7
October 14
October 21
October 28

In this class, you’ll learn Baroque Acanthus, Rococo, and Viking/Dragon woodcarving styles! Concentrate on the fundamental leaf formations of the Acanthus style, working up combinations of the Acanthus curl, or exploring the Viking/Dragon style.

All levels are welcome. 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. No tools or experience necessary.

Cost: For Members: $45 for 1 class; $85 for 2; $125 for 3; $160 for 4; $200 for 5. For general admission, add $2 per day.

Note: Classes are paid by the month. Visit for more information about tools and supplies.

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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.