Laura Ricketts Designs

"She seeks wool and flax, and works with willing hands..."

Laura Ricketts Designs is a personal and business website for Laura Ricketts, hand-knitwear designer, author, teacher, crafter, mother and wife.

Au revoir, Grand Marais

As we say "until we meet again" to Grand Marais, let's remember some of the beautiful things of the North Shore.


Great students in a wonderful workspace.

Moose viewing offshoot of Gunflint Trail

Moose viewing offshoot of Gunflint Trail

The trails and nature of the north.


Sunrises over Lake Superior, and the voyage of discovery that lies just outside your door.


Lastly, this image is the artist's wall in the main North House building. Last year, they put a call-out for any former teacher to make 6 x 6 inch square depicting a class that an artist has taught there sometime in the last 20 years. Isn't it beautiful?


Here's to 20 years more!