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Intro to Rosemaling with COMPAS Teaching Artist Katrina Knutson

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lakewood Cemetery
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Explore the beautiful tradition of Rosemaling. Learn the basics of this traditional Norwegian folk art, originated from the rural, working class people of Norway in the 1700s. We will learn the basic brush strokes and create beautiful flower patterns that are perfect for handmade gifts and cards in this fun and creative hands-on workshop. All supplies will be provided.

No experience necessary.

About your instructor

Katrina Knutson was born in South Minneapolis and raised on working class ethics, progressive politics, street art and hip-hop. Since then, she has lived everywhere from Mexico City to Toronto, studying art and looking for inspiration under bridges, on the streets, and in galleries across North America. But no matter how far she travels, Minneapolis will always be home. The connection between justice, creating, building, teaching, learning and sharing is central to the way Katrina lives her life and what she hopes to accomplish in her work. Currently, Katrina designs and teaches workshops and classes to youth across the Twin Cities at galleries, art centers, libraries and schools. She is an active community muralist and works on her own studio art, especially during the long cold winters.

The Lakewood Garden Mausoleum

This event will meet in the beautiful Garden Mausoleum. Signs will be posted directing you to the event location or click here for GPS navigation through Google Maps. 

Event will take place primarily outdoors, with some indoor elements. Restrooms will be available in the Garden Mausoleum as well.

Signs will be posted to get you to the event site.

Parking

Parking is available on any of Lakewood’s roads. Please be mindful of narrow roadways and do not park on both sides of the street if two vehicles are not able to get through. We strongly encourage carpooling.

There is a bus stop outside of Lakewood’s gates, and then it is a short walk (about 2 city blocks) to the event location.

A bike rack is also available to the west of the main gate. There are no bike racks available near the event location – please do not lock bikes to trees. 

Tickets at the Door

If an event is not sold out, tickets will be available at the door. Tickets at the door are CASH ONLY.

Questions? Call the Lakewood events line at 612-540-5165 or email to events@lakewoodcemetery.org

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