Season 2: Season 2

In this new WDSE•WRPT series, explore stories of people who have broken through to thrive in their own sphere. You’ll meet creative artists, artisans and entrepreneurs engaged in honing their skills, following their passion and realizing their dreams.

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Making It Up North

212: Indulgent

Treat yourself to a collection of northern luxuries when the Ice Cream Truck sounds...

212: Indulgent

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Making It Up North

211: Lincoln Park

The rebirth of this Duluth neighborhood offers inspiration and lessons in community...

211: Lincoln Park

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Making It Up North

210: Fashionable

Northern style covers the gamut from outdoor gear to high-fashion and up-cycled finery.

210: Fashionable

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Making It Up North

209: From the Woods

Celebrate Northwoods sensibilities with makers from the woods.

209: From the Woods

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Making It Up North

208: Musical

Before there’s music there are craftspeople shaping the instruments that make the music...

208: Musical

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Making It Up North

207: Off the Farm

Local chefs focus attention on local ingredients in this farm-to-table episode...

207: Off the Farm

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Making It Up North

206: In Good Company

Opera comes to life when creative professionals apply their skills in construction...

206: In Good Company

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Making It Up North

205: Off the Lake

Gain perspective direct from the creative economy with successful makers and Making It...

205: Off the Lake

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Making It Up North

204: Wild Dreams

Meet makers who dream big in out-of-the-way places. Meet Patrick Krekelberg...

204: Wild Dreams

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Making It Up North

203: Stage & Screen

Stepping out with international percussionists Gene Koshinski & Tim Broscious and Quey...

203: Stage & Screen

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Making It Up North

202: By Hand

North shore ceramic artist Hannah Palma is inspired by her environment...

202: By Hand

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Making It Up North

201: Off the Land

Discover how northern growers are meeting the demand for local food...

201: Off the Land