Workshops & Learning Events
Below is a list of upcoming workshops and events. Click a title on the left to see it’s description and relevant information.
- Tim Hensley and Jane Post
- Linda Stephenson
- Berea Arts Council
- Timothy Weckman
- Festival of Learnshops
- 12 Days of Christmas
Organic Gardening, Wild Foods & Mushrooms
www.foretsretreats.net (859) 986-3734 email@example.com Almost all year round Tim & Jane have something going on at ForestRetreats.net. With everything from mushroom harvesting and cultivation to wild foods and organic gardening you can learn so much about healthy, sustainable lifestyles that there\’s just too much to list here. Some of the courses they have to offer include;
- Gourmet Mushroom Cultivation
- Morel Mushroom Retreat
- Wild Foods Retreat
- Organic Gardening Workshop
- Autumn Wild Mushroom Retreat
For registration information and a list of available workshops please visit their site or contact them directly using the information above.
Linda Stephenson – Hand Crafted Jewelry
Come have some fun with Linda. All of these classes will bring out your creative side you didn’t even know you had. You will be able to make personalized gifts from now on for EVERY occasion, including pet gifts. All supplies are included in class fee. If you have tools of your own, please bring them. If not, come anyway. We’ll share. Call now and register a week in advance. Deposit of one half class fee required. Non refundable but can be used towards future class if necessary. Bring a friend and get $5 off your class fee. What a great treat for mother and daughter and grandmother and grand daughter to learn together!
Berea Arts Council
The Berea Arts Council, a non-profit organization that promotes arts and artists in Berea, offers workshops throughout the year. Offering are varied and include watercolor, calligraphy, and card-making to name a few! The workshops also vary from just a few hours to a few weeks! To see a listing of workshops currently available click the button below or go to www.bereaartscouncil.org for details.
Berea Bonsai Studio and Nursery – Tim Weckman
At Berea Bonsai Studio we offer an accessible introduction to the art of bonsai through our workshops and open studio sessions. Workshops are offered in Old Town as well as at the Studio on the south side of Berea. Open Studio sessions are offered on the third Sunday of each month April-August. Private instruction can be scheduled at any time. Please contact us for directions and times. The Studio and Nursery offers a wide selection of pre-bonsai as well as styled bonsai trees, pots, tools and supplies. Let us show you how bonsai can help you connect with nature!
Annual Festival of Learnshops
Festival of Learnshops July 13th – 28th (800) 598-5263Whether your interest is writing for children, playing the dulcimer,or blacksmithing, the Berea Festival of Learnshops has something for you. Select among workshops that last from two hours to five days to pursue your interest in sustainable living, culinary arts, collage, painting, Appalachian crafts, fiber arts, jewelry, glass, storytelling, literary arts, theater, music, dance, Native American folk arts, bonsai, woodworking, or professional development for educators. The Festival of Learnshops is Family Friendly, so bring your kids or grand-kids, enroll them in the children’s activities or join an intergenerational class and create together. Dates: July 13th – 28th.
12 Days of Christmas
1st Weeks of December – Dates to be announced. (800) 598-5263
The most treasured holiday gifts are those that are handmade; those gifts that come from both the heart and the hand. 12 Days of Christmas – Make it, Take it, Give it provides the opportunity to not only learn to make a craft, but make high quality holiday gifts, created by your own hands for those on your gift-giving list that are most special to you. The studio artists of Berea will share their expertise with you and guide you through creating your unique holiday gifts.