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Ozark Folk School

Learn traditional Ozark music, crafts and gardening in the beautiful and relaxed atmosphere of the Arkansas Ozarks. This week allows you to immerse yourself in the crafts, herbal studies and music 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.
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 a pickin's on the Courthouse Square are just a few of the evening activities.

Ozark Folk School 2014 Craft Classes- Summertime Folk School July 28- August 1
Spend an entire week immersed in learning a new craft or just a day polishing up your skills. Folk School offers classes in pottery, weaving, soap making and more.
Summertime Folk School Classes

Slip and Slab - a Summertime Folk School Pottery Class - with Judi Munn
Soapmaking, Clean and Natural - with Linda Odom
Spinning Yarn - with Glenda Hershberger
Leatherworking - with Doris Panicci
Chandling 101 - with Traci Glover
Rag Rug Crochet - with Melody Conatser
Sheep to Shawl - with Jeanette Larson
Stained Glass - with Dona Sawyer
Wood Identification - with Sherman Anderson
Wood Turning 101 - with Sherman Anderson
Beginning Crochet - with Melody Conatser
Hypertufa pots and garden art - with Kathleen Connole
Letterpress Printing - with Troy Odom
Click on the document above to sign up for the class of your choice or call 870-269-3851 for more information.
If you don't find what you're looking for, call or email and we can set up a Design-your-own-workshop that fits your schedule and your interest - be it broom-making, weaving or pottery.
Lodging: The Cabins at Dry Creek located here at the Ozark Folk Center have comfortable cabins tucked back in the woods. They offer a discount for a five night stay, making it a perfect place to stay while taking your Ozark Folk School Classes. For information on registration and accommodations, please call the Ozark Folk Center State Park at 800-264-3655 or 870-269-3851.