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Spring Break Folk School 2015


Join us for a week of crafts, friendships and fun. We are starting a new format this year. We’ll begin with a social evening reception on Friday, March 20. Some two day classes will be Saturday and Sunday. Week-long classes will conclude on Wednesday. The Cabins at Dry Creek offer special rates on rooms for Ozark Folk School students. Sign up by March 10 for these classes in traditional and contemporary crafts, herbs, cooking.
 
Learn traditional Ozark crafts and gardening in the beautiful and relaxed atmosphere of the Arkansas Ozarks. This week allows you to immerse yourself in the crafts and herbal studies you enjoy. Class fees and the number of days vary. Check the individual class listings for more information. Craft classes can vary to include anything from broom making to drawing. For fees and information check out the individual class listings in the regular Craft Events Calendar or click on the individual class link below.
 
 
Ozark Folk School - Leather Buckskin Drawstring Bag with Fringe
March 21, 2015
taught by Doris Panicci >>More Info
Spring Greens Cooking Class
March 21, 2015
taught by Jeanette Larson >>More Info
Ozark Folk School - Soap making, clean and natural
March 21 - 22, 2015, 2-day event
In this two-day class you'll learn to make wholesome soaps using old-fa... >>More Info
Ozark Folk School - Drawing Focus
March 21 - 23, 2015, 3-day event
Learn how to bring a three-dimensional object into focus on a two-dimens... >>More Info
Moroccan Tile Quilt, March 21 - 23, 2015
taught by Rene' Riggan >>More Info
Stained Glass, March 21 - 23, 2015
Taught by stained glass artist Dona Sawyer >>More Info
Tinker's Trades Tinsmithing, March 21 - 23, 2015
This tinsmithing class is taught by Robert Stone >>More Info
Wheel Thrown Pottery, March 21 - 23, 2015
Taught by Judi Munn >>More Info
Wire Wrapped Jewelry, March 21 - 23, 2015
taught by Linda Widmer >>More Info
Beginning 4-harness Weaving, March 21 - 25, 2015
Learn to weave with Dana Shaeffer >>More Info
Beginning Blacksmithing, March 21 - 25, 2015
taught by Ozark Folk Center resident blacksmith Pat Thompson >>More Info
Broom Making Basics, March 21 - 25, 2015
taught by two-time National Craft Broom Champion, Shawn Hoefer >>More Info
Knife Making Basics, March 21 - 25, 2015
This hands on class for beginning knife-makers  >>More Info
Make your own Rifle, March 21 - 25, 2015
Make your own black powder pistol or rifle in this intensive 5-day class. >>More Info
Basic Letterpress Printing
March 22 - 24, 2015, Learn the art of printing on a real old letterpress >>More Info
Leather Moccasin Making, March 23, 2015
taught by Doris Panicci >>More Info
Chandling 101 - March 23 - 24, 2015
This “hands on” class focuses beeswax and adamantine,  >>More Info
Hypertufa Garden Art, March 23 - 24, 2015
Did you like making mud pies? Hypertufa is for you!  >>More Info
Reed Basket Weaving, March 23 - 25, 2015
taught by Sharon Fernimen >>More Info
Mandolin Making, March 23 - 27, 2015
Make your own solid wood A-style mandolin from a kit. >>More Info
Make a vintage leather purse, March 24, 2015
taught by Doris Panicci >>More Info
Color Theory Class - March 24 - 25, 2015
taught by Racheal Mathews. Learn how to mix all your beiges, browns and ... >>More Info
Pottery Hand Building, March 24 - 25, 2015
Taught by Judi Munn >>More Info
Soap making, clean and natural, session 2, March 24 - 25, 2015
In this two-day class you'll learn to make wholesome soaps using old-fas... >>More Info

Leather Journal Cover - March 25, 2015
taught by Doris Panicci >>More Info
Herbs Hands-On - March 25 - 26, 2015
Taught by Susan Belsinger, herbalist and author >>More Info
Herbs in the Greenhouse, Cold frame and Garden - March 25 - 27, 2015
Taught by Tina Marie Wilcox in the Ozark Folk Center’s Heritage Herb Gar... >>More Info
Medicinal Herbs Hands-On - March 27, 2015
taught by Susan Belsinger, herbalist and author >>More Info

There's a whole lot more than just great classes going on during Folk School. Evening tours of town shops; movie night showing videos of the original crafts people; and an evening jam session are just some of the activities during Ozark Folk School.
 
Need lodging? Our Cabins at Dry Creek comfortable rooms with two queen sized beds, a private bath in each room and a lovely view of the surrounding forest. The Cabins offer a special rate for Ozark Folk School students who book 5 nights or more, call 800-264-3655 to book your room.