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
  • Sat, Apr 13th, 2019
  • also- 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.

Sewing Deer Hide Baby Booties

  • Sun, Apr 14th, 2019
  • also - 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.

NEEDLE FELTING & BEAD EMBROIDERY: Painting with Beads & Fiber

  • Thu, Feb 14th, 2019  –  Fri, Feb 15th, 2019
  • also - 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.

FLOWERS AND FAUNA OF THE NORTH WOODS - BEAD EMBROIDERY

  • Fri, May 10th, 2019  –  Sat, May 11th, 2019
  • Learn about materials and techniques while you make your own, small beaded work of art based on a flower or fauna 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

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

  • 2019 Dates:
  • Fri, Jan 18th, 2019  –  Sun, Jan 20th, 2019
  • also - 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
  • 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