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

NEEDLE FELTING & BEAD EMBROIDERY: Painting with Beads & Fiber

  • Sat, Jul 27th, 2019  –  Sun, Jul 28th, 2019
  • Learn about materials the and techniques for both needle felting a background and beading your own work of art based on an image you bring to 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.

Bead Embroidery: The Pins Series

  • North House Folk School
  • Sat, Aug 17th, 2019
  • 1-day workshop, held in at the North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota. Learn some basics of bead embroidery while working from your choice of several pin kits. For information and booking, see North House Folk School or call +1 (888) 387-9762.

Ripple River Gallery WORKSHOP

  • FEATURED ARTIST : Aug. 14 - Sept. 15
  • RECEPTION: Sat. Aug, 23 - 2 - 4:00 pm
  • WORKSHOP: Beading & Needle Felting - Sun., Aug. 25, form 10 am - 3 pm
  • Contact the Gallery for workshop registration
  • 27591 Partridge Ave. Aitken, MN 56431
  • ripplerivergallery.com
  • 218-678-2575

Sewing Deer Hide Baby Booties

  • Sun, Aug 18th, 2019
  • 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.

COLORS OF AUTUMN - BEAD EMBROIDERY

  • Sat, Sept 7th, 2019  –  Sun, Sept 8th, 2019
  • Learn about materials and techniques while you make your own, small beaded work of art based on an Autumn 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

2019 EXPEDITION FOOTWEAR: Making Hide & Canvas Mukluks

  • Fri, Mar 22nd, 2019  –  Sun, Mar 24th, 2019
  • 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.

Hovland Arts Festival

  • Hovland Arts Festival
  • Friday July 5 - Saturday July 6, 2019
    • 10:00 to 4:00 both days.
    • Hovland Town Hall
    • Hwy 61
    • Hovland MN 55606
    • Art, Music, & Food

Ripple River Gallery

  • FEATURED ARTIST : Aug. 14 - Sept. 15
  • RECEPTION: Sat. Aug, 23 - 2 - 4:00 pm
  • WORKSHOP: Beading & Needle Felting - Sun., Aug. 25, form 10 am - 3 pm
  • Contact the Gallery for workshop registration
  • 27591 Partridge Ave. Aitken, MN 56431
  • ripplerivergallery.com
  • 218-678-2575

ART ALONG THE LAKE FALL STUDIO TOUR

September 27 - October 6, 2019

  • 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