Owen Christianson

Folk Art School

Vesterheim Folk Art School

Owen Christianson

Owen Christianson is a Ph.D research scientist/engineer specializing in cryogenics, superconductors, and thermal aspects of motors and generators. As a hobby, Owen studies Scandinavian woodworking and he taught a grindbygningen (timber frame) class at Vesterheim in 2014. When asked how much wind it would take to blow over his camping grind, his reply was, “give me some time and I can figure that out.”

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