Ozark Folk School Summer Session
July 17-21,2017
Registration Form

Our Summer Ozark Folk School Classes are listed below. Click on the class headline for more information about each class. If a class you are interested is full, consider the same class later in the year, or call 870-269-3851 and ask about the Design-your-own-workshops. Part of our mission at the park is to pass these skills on through traditional hands on teaching. This is one way we perpetuate the tradition of quality Ozark craftsmanship. These classes offer everyone a chance to learn hands-on, from a skilled craftsman.

Pre-registration is required and the deadline for this class is two weeks prior to date of class.

Soap Making; Clean and Natural
July 17 & 18, 2017(2-day class)
taught by Linda Odom
THIS CLASS IS FULL....In this two-day class you'll learn to make wholesome soaps using old-fashioned ingredients and modern methods. Click on the link to see her next available dates.

Beginner Spinning
July 17-18, 2017 (2-day class)
by Rusti Barger
Take home your own skein of handspun as you spend a couple of days acquiring the peaceful and rewarding art of crafting your own yarn.

Basic Letterpress Printing
July 17-19, 2017 (3-day class)
taught by Troy Odom

Stained Glass
July 17 & 18, 2017
taught by Dona Sawyer
10 pieces or less pattern-Learn the basics of making stained glass the way Louis Comfort Tiffany did!  Learn how to make a pattern; cut and grin glass, apply;copper foil and solder.
 
Pottery Using a Potter's Wheel

July 17-19, 2017 (3-day class)
taught by John perry and/or Judy Munn
This class is for beginning to intermediate students who would like to learn the fundamentals of throwing and trimming.  We will also explore adding handles and decorating techniques.  No experience necessary.

Chandling 101
July 19-20, 2017 (2-day class)

You will come away with beautifully handcrafted candles and soap, as well as the knowledge to pursue these useful crafts at home.

Ozark Folk School Rigid Heddle Weaving
 July 19-20, 2017 (2-day class)
taught by Rusti Barger
Take home your own handwoven scarf from this 2-day workshop where you will learn this fun and easy craft, or hone your skills and pick up a few new tricks!

Pottery Without a Potter's Wheel-Hand Sculpting
July 20-21, 2017 (2-day class)
taught by Judi Munn
This class is anyone who would like to learn methods for working with clay at home without a potter's wheel.

Apothecary 101
July 22, 2017(1-day class)
taught by Linda Odom
In this one-day class, students will learn the basics of beginning a personal herbal apothecary, using herbs to produce tinctures and salves.


Soap Making; Clean and Natural
July 31-Aug 1, 2017(2-day class)
taught by Linda Odom
In this two-day class you'll learn to make wholesome soaps using old-fashioned ingredients and modern methods.

Chandling 101
July 19-20, 2017 (2-day class)

You will come away with beautifully handcrafted candles and soap, as well as the knowledge to pursue these useful crafts at home. Pre-registration is required and the deadline for this class is two weeks prior to date of class.