We are pleased to offer the community and PLU students the opportunity to engage with the handicrafts and skills of the Nordic and Scandinavian-American cultures through a variety of classes.
Other crafts, such as wheat weaving, dalahäst painting, rosemaling, and paperheart making take place throughout the year. Sign up to be a member to be sure to hear about all of our upcoming classes!
October Cooking Classes
This October Daughters of Norway and the Vasa Lodge will host a number of Scandinavian cooking classes in the Scandinavian Cultural Center kitchen! Participants will watch demonstrations of each meal, and receive a “taste” of each dish along with recipes. The cost is $5 per class. All classes go from 10 am to noon.
Wed, October 10: Norwegian Cooking, 10 a.m.
Sat, October 20: Norwegian Cooking, 10 a.m.
Tue, October 23: Norwegian Cooking, 10 a.m.
Sat, October 27: Danish Cooking, 10 a.m.
Rosemaling Class with Marilyn Hansen 11-13 October
Take a rosemaling class from a true expert, Marilyn Hansen! Gain a new depth of knowledge into the craft and better understand the culture which is behind the various specialty styles. The class will be limited so sign up and mark you calendars! You’ll learn, laugh and come away with a beautiful rosemalled plate and a first-class experience.
This special class will be broken up into three sections in October on the 11th, 12th, and 13th – from 9:30-3:30. The cost is $75 total plus supplies- you can either bring your own or buy on site. Please bring a lunch and wear old clothes you don’t mind dirtying! There are grants for current PLU students.