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ARTS & CRAFTS EVENTS

  • Spoon Carving Workshop (sold out)
    Spoon Carving Workshop (sold out)
    Sun, Apr 14
    Nordia House
    Apr 14, 2024, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Apr 14, 2024, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Join us with instructor Leslie Walters to create your very own wooden spoon!
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  • Nordic Knitting Circle
    Nordic Knitting Circle
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Apr 16
    Nordia House
    Apr 16, 2024, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Apr 16, 2024, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Beginner and expert knitters, fiber artists, and any folks interested in crafts are all welcome to join the Nordic Knitting Circle. Bring your own project, join ongoing projects including color work projects, and get help and support from others.
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  • Troll Cardboard Costume Making
    Troll Cardboard Costume Making
    Sat, Apr 20
    Nordia House
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    In honor of Earth Day, join us for this fun troll costume making activity.
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  • Spring Flower Crown Making (sold out)
    Spring Flower Crown Making (sold out)
    Sat, May 18
    Nordia House
    May 18, 2024, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    May 18, 2024, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    In this class you'll learn how to make the traditional Scandinavian-style flower crown, with a base of interwoven fresh green birch branches. With a variety of colorful flowers, leaves and berries to choose from, the exact style of the crown you make is up to you and your imagination!
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  • Trash to Treasure: Family Reuse Crafting
    Trash to Treasure: Family Reuse Crafting
    Sun, May 19
    Nordic Northwest Campus
    May 19, 2024, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordic Northwest Campus, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    May 19, 2024, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordic Northwest Campus, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    A family-friendly crafting event!
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  • Sami Inspired Necklaces (sold out)
    Sami Inspired Necklaces (sold out)
    Sat, Jun 08
    Nordia House
    Jun 08, 2024, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Jun 08, 2024, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Build on the essential techniques of this Sami-invented handcraft and make two different braided-pattern necklaces with coiled wire and reindeer leather.
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  • Natural Dyeing Techniques
    Natural Dyeing Techniques
    Sun, Jun 16
    Nordia House
    Jun 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Jun 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Natural dyeing is still a flourishing artform in modern day Nordic culture and of course, an American culture. Join us with local artist Megan Mesloh to experiment with these techniques.
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  • Felt Your Own Nisse
    Felt Your Own Nisse
    Mon, Sep 30
    Nordia House
    Sep 30, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Sep 30, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Learn how to felt your own nisse!
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  • Sami Inspired Bracelet Workshop
    Sami Inspired Bracelet Workshop
    Sat, Oct 12
    Nordia House
    Oct 12, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Oct 12, 2024, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Learn the ancient techniques invented by the Sami people to create your own reindeer leather and coiled wire embroidered bracelet.
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  • Spoon Carving Workshop
    Spoon Carving Workshop
    Sun, Oct 13
    Nordia House
    Oct 13, 2024, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Oct 13, 2024, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Join us with instructor Leslie Walters to create your very own wooden spoon!
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  • Harvest Flower Crown Making
    Harvest Flower Crown Making
    Sun, Oct 20
    Nordia House
    Oct 20, 2024, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Oct 20, 2024, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    In this class you'll learn how to make the traditional Scandinavian-style flower crown, with a base of interwoven fresh green birch branches. With a variety of colorful flowers, leaves and berries to choose from, the exact style of the crown you make is up to you and your imagination!
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  • Snowy White Owl Felting
    Snowy White Owl Felting
    Sat, Nov 16
    Nordia House
    Nov 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Nov 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Learn how to felt a snowy white owl!
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  • Nisse Gnome Ornament Workshop
    Nisse Gnome Ornament Workshop
    Sat, Nov 23
    Nordia House
    Nov 23, 2024, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Nov 23, 2024, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Learn to weave your own gnome ornament for your home.
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  • Christmas Card Making
    Christmas Card Making
    Sat, Nov 23
    Nordia House
    Nov 23, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM PST
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Nov 23, 2024, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM PST
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Create your own Christmas cards with a Nordic motif instructed by Portland-based artist Annelie Thurin.
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  • Danish Star Workshop
    Danish Star Workshop
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Dec 01
    Nordia House
    Dec 01, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Dec 01, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Create your own Danish star!
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