Rosemaling Classes

INRA offers classes at all levels in the different rosemaling styles. Classes are open to anyone who becomes a member.

Typically for our classes:

  1. Instructions and a required materials list (paints, brushes) are included with the class information packet provided to students after registration.
  2. Preparation of woodenware including application of design must be completed prior to class.
  3. Steps will be demonstrated by the teacher and the student will be able to paint areas demonstrated.

Upcoming events:

Trondelag style tray with Louise Bath

Saturdays April 15 – May 6 via Zoom

  • 16″ oval bentwood tray, order from Turn of the Century Wood Products (check back if not shown yet)
  • The class will be taught in oils for advanced beginners and up.
  • Palette for independent acrylic painters provided
  • $130 plus $15 membership
  • Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon, April 15 to May 6
  • Register by March 20

Telemark Design with Nancy Schmidt

March 3 – 5, 2023, In person class

  • Tavern Mirror $30 (Item #212) order from Mike Lusk by February 15
  • The class will be taught using oils
  • $300 REDUCED to $275 + Membership ($15)
  • Friday March 3: 6-9 pm; Saturday & Sunday: 9am-4pm (1 hr lunch break)
  • Location: LaGrange Art League, 122 Calendar Ave., LaGrange, IL
Tavern Mirror $30 (Item #212) order from Mike Lusk by February 15

Basic Rosemaling Techniques January 11-February 22 via Zoom

  • Teacher: Julie Anderson
  • The class will be taught using oils and acrylics
  • $125 + Membership ($15)
  • Students may paint on practice boards
  • Wednesday nights from 6:30-9 pm Central

Completed Classes

Setesdal Bowl – Kim Garrett

Telemark Style Christmas Tree – Jan Boettcher

Fall True Beginner – Rosemaling Ornaments

Rosemaling in Os style -Julie Anderson

Hallingdal Style Stepstool -Lise Lorentzen

Stepstool in Hallingdal Style by Lise Lorentzen

September 2022 – Telemark Style Gameboard – Kristen Birkeland

Telemark Style Gameboard by Kristen Birkeland

June 2022 Ryfylke Rosemaling Box – Jan Boettcher

May 2022 – Beginner Gudbrandsdal in Acrylics with Lise Lorentzen

April 2022 – Os Bracelets – with Denise Richard-Franco

March 2022 – Rosemaled Eggs – with Lise Lorentaen

March 2022 – True Beginner Class – Telemark Coasters with Kim Garrett

January – March 2022 Introduction to Round Objects with Diane Edwards

November 2021 Demystifying Design for Rosemalers – Telemark style taught by Patti Goke, VGM

October 2021 True Beginner Class– Transparent Telemark Style in Acrylic paints with Lise Lorentzen

October 2021 Intermediate/Advanced Class – Fjord Horse Pull Toy taught by Jan Boettcher

September 2021: Gudbrandsdal Style covered bowl taught by Andrea Herkert

July 2021: Rosemaling Style Characteristics by Patti Goke

July 2021: Welcome Plaques for Beginners taught by Lise Lorentzen

Welcome Plaque

May 2021: Mangleboard in Vest Agder Style taught by Jan Boettcher

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April 2021: Raudsaumsmaling style on 12″ plate taught by Kim Garrett (repeat of January class)

March 2021: True Beginner Class: Ornaments in transparent Telemark Style taught by Lise Lorentzen

February 27 to March 27, 2021: March Madness open studio work on projects while on Zoom with other members

January 2021: Raudsaumsmaling style on 12″ plate taught by Kim Garrett

November 2020: Valdres Style Sled taught by Lois Mueller

July 2020: Hallingdal Style Door Crown taught by Lise Lorentzen

July 2020 Hallingdal style