Events

Fall 2022:
Folk School workshops @ Broadfork Farm: Hands On Projects
Make what your heart desires!
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Nov 5 & 6, 2022

9:00am – 4:00pm

Work with food and fire to make a meal, or with leather, steel, wood, or wool to make a knife, pack basket, bow, arrows, boots, or moccasin-style shoes.

Prices vary.  Some links are live! Go ahead and sign up! Others will be live soon. 

Open Fire Cooking, taught by Rebecca Sauerdieck:

rebecca cooking and fire Nov 5 Broadfork

Sign up and pay on Rebecca’s website: www.cookingandfire.com

cooking and fire salad  cooking and fire chickens cooking and fire pie

Taught by Peter Yencken & Soupy Campbell:

Pack Basket making (Peter Yencken): Weave and shape your own pack basket, adding leather straps and handles. Make it taller or shorter, wider or more narrow, to fit your body, then carry your things hands-free. Two days, $220.   Register here to make a Pack Basket.
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Wooden bow making (Peter Yencken): Make your own wooden bow, 2 day project, $220.  Register here to make a Wooden Bow.

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Custom knife or hatchet blade and handle (Peter Yencken): This is advanced knife making. Knife blade made in a forge using stock removal method. Wooden handle attached with copper pins and carved to your liking. 2 days. $220  Register here to make a custom knife or hatchet blade and handle. 

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Felted Boots with removable rubber sole for indoor and outdoor use.

Bowdrill Kit with Soupy: Carve your own fire-by-friction kit to make fire like your ancestors did! Bowdrill involves spinning wood with a bow to create dust that ignites. Soupy will also provide coaching on how to use the kit. 1 day. $100  Register here for Bowdrill Kit.
(This project requires use of knife. Since the instructor’s eyes can’t be on all participants at all times, if the participant is a child who can’t use these tools safely unsupervised, an adult is needed to accompany them -free of charge- in working on their project! An adult helper for a child is welcome for any of Soupy’s crafts regardless of tools used.)
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Peter samples

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