Contact Me

I am currently accepting commissions and offering workshops and presentations. Please contact me for more information.

jo@jowoodbeads.com
+1 (218) 216-1109

357 County Road 14
Grand Marais, MN 55604

Latest Workshops

Bead Embroidery: The Pins Series

  • North House Folk School
  • February 18, 2018
  • 1-day workshop, held in at the North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota. For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762.

Sewing Deer Hide Baby Booties

  • February 17, 2018
  • 9 am - 1 pm
  • Hand-stitch a pair of booties in this 1/2-day workshop, held at North House Folk School, Grand Marais, MN.
  • For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762.

Bead Embroidery: Painting with Beads

  • March 24 - 25, 2018
  • Learn about materials and techniques while you make your own beaded work of art based on an image you choose for the workshop
  • Held in at the North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota.
  • For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762.

NEEDLE FELTING & BEAD EMBROIDERY: Painting with Beads & Fiber

  • May 19 - 20, 2018
  • Learn about materials and techniques for both needle felting a background and beading your own work of art based on an image you choose for this class
  • Held in at the North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota.
  • For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762.

FLOWERS AND FAUNA OF THE NORTH WOODS - BEAD EMBROIDERY

  • June 9 - 10, 2018 9AM – 5:00PM
  • Learn about materials and techniques while you make your own, small beaded work of art based on an image you choose for the workshop
    • North House Folk School
    • Grand Marais, MN
    • For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762

Expedition Footwear: Making Hide & Canvas Mukluks

  • January 19th - 21st, 2018
  • also: April 13th - 15th, 2018
  • 2 1/2-day workshop, at North House Folk School, Grand Marais, MN
  • For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762.

Latest Exhibitions

E-SHOP feature!

Visit my Etsy Shop to purchase my Bead Art prints and kits.

Through Our Hands V

Hovland Arts Festival

  • Hovland Arts Festival
  • Saturday July 7 and Sunday July 8, 2018
    • 10:00 to 3:00 both days.
    • Hovland Town Hall
    • Hwy 61
    • Hovland MN 55606
    • Art, Music, & Food

ART ALONG THE LAKE Fall Studio Tour

September 28 - October 7, 2018

  • 21 Studios & Galleries on the Upper North Shore
  • Open Daily from 10 am - 5 pm
  • Come visit my Bead Art Studio on County 14, just 15 minutes from Grand Marais
  • Guest Artist Jake Carr, Woodworker will join me on the weekends
  • for information and maps: Visit Cook County