Blacksmithing Basics- FULL

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Blacksmithing BasicsFriday, May 27th - Sunday, May 29th, 2022 8:00am - 4:00 pmWorkshop OverviewBlacksmithing Basics is for students who are new to blacksmithing and those with some experience looking to improve their skillset. All students in the course will work with a traditional coal forge and mild steel. Students will begin with an introduction to […]

$375.00

Indigo Shibori Dyeing from Itajime, Arashi, Nui, Kumo and Beyond

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Indigo Shibori Dyeing from Itajime, Arashi, Nui, Kumo and BeyondDebbie MaddyMay 30, 2022 - June 3, 2022 9:00 - 5:00Workshop OverviewThis workshop is open to all levels of indigo dyers. In this workshop, Debbie will take students beyond the simple fold and clamp techniques. There will be a strong emphasis on working toward more detailed […]

$550.00

Blacksmithing Basics- FULL

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Blacksmithing BasicsGarry KalajianFriday, June 3rd - Sunday, June 5th 8:00am - 4:00pmWorkshop OverviewBlacksmithing Basics is for students who are new to blacksmithing and those with some experience looking to improve their skillset. All students in the course will work with a traditional coal forge and mild steel. Students will begin with an introduction to body […]

$375.00

Draft Animal: Oxen Basics

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Draft Animal: Oxen BasicsRay RamseyTyler AllenFriday, June 3rd - Sunday, June 5th 8:00am - 4:00pmWorkshop OverviewAre you considering an oxen team for your farm but wondering where to start? Join us for a two-day workshop to learn the things you need know about bringing a pair home, finding the right equipment for them, and learning […]

$375.00

Carry-All Basket – FULL

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Carry-All BasketWendy JensenSaturday, June 4th, 2022 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop Overview:This Workshop is full. You may join the waitlist or check out Wendy's Field Basket class on September 17th, 2022. In this workshop, students will make a Carry-All Basket that you can find a use for every day, from shopping trips to toting supplies to fetching garden […]

$100.00

Sew Something Special: A Week with Great Fabric, a Machine, and Community

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Sew Something Special: A Week with Great Fabric, a Machine, and CommunityDebbie MaddyJune 6th, 2022 - June 10th, 2022 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewIn this workshop, students will sew projects of their choosing utilizing a special fabric. Beginner, intermediate and advanced sewists, this class is for you! Use that special fabric you made in Indigo Shibori […]

$550.00

Stenciled Floor Cloth for All Levels 

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Stenciled Floor Cloth for All Levels Michele HollickSaturday, June 11th - Sunday, June 12th 9:00 am-3:00 pm  Workshop OverviewIn this two-day workshop, students will create two 2 ft x 3 ft floor cloths with designs that date from the late 1700s to early 1800s. Paints will be modern, non-toxic, and water-based. The tradition of painted floor […]

$250.00

Introduction to Hand Spinning

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Introduction to Hand SpinningAndrea MyklebustThursday, June 16th- Friday, June 17th 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewIn this workshop, students will learn to make their own yarn by hand with a hand spindle. Using a kit supplied by the instructor, including a custom-made spindle and locally-raised wool from her flock of sheep in Danby, Vermont, students will work […]

$225.00

The Spirit of Art: Color

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

The Spirit of Art: Color Mary ZicafooseFriday, June 17th- Sunday, June 19th 9:00 am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewThis intensive color study workshop is an opportunity to deepen your understanding and intuitive use of color through a selection of 14 progressive self-paced studies, based on the lifelong observations and teachings of the famed Bauhaus artist & colorist Josef […]

$350.00

Secrets of the Great Wheel

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Secrets of the Great WheelAndrea MyklebustSaturday, June 18th 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewSecrets of the Great Wheel is part of our Flax to Linen mini series, which teaches students to grow, process, and spin flax to linen, taught by Andrea Myklebust.  The great wheel, also known as the walking wheel, spindle wheel, or wool wheel, was […]

$125.00

Blacksmithing Basics for Family Teams

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Blacksmithing Basics for Family TeamsGarry KalajianFriday, June 24th - Sunday, June 26th 8:00am - 4:00pmWorkshop OverviewThis workshop is our three-day Blacksmithing Basics structured specifically for two teams of adults and teens. It is an opportunity for an adult and teen "team" to take Blacksmithing Basics with another adult and teen team as classmates, in order […]

$375.00

Natural Dye Basics: Fresh Leaf Indigo and Pigment Extraction

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Natural Dye Basics: Fresh Leaf Indigo and Pigment ExtractionSara GoodmanThursday, July 7th- Saturday, July 9th  9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewThe Natural Dye Basics workshop series at Sanborn Mills Farm is taught by our lead teacher, Sara Goodman. This series of 5 classes are an introduction to the colorful world of natural dyes. Each class stands alone […]

$300.00

Blacksmithing: Make a Carving Knife – FULL

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Blacksmithing Make a Carving KnifeLucian AverySaturday, July 9th- Sunday, July 10th 8:00am - 4:00pmWorkshop OverviewThis Workshop is full. You may join the waitlist or find a similar workshop on a different date. On the first day, students will forge a Scandinavian style carving knife blade. The bevel will be filed carefully by hand. Then the blade […]

$275.00

Flax in the Field: Growing, Harvesting, and Processing Flax for Handmade Linen

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Flax in the Field: Growing, Harvesting, and Processing Flax for Handmade LinenAndrea MyklebustWednesday, July 13th- Thursday, July 14th 9:00am-5:00pmWorkshop OverviewFlax in the Field is part of our Flax to Linen mini series, which teaches students to grow, process, and spin flax to linen, taught by Andrea Myklebust. In the first of this two-workshop series, we […]

$225.00

Woven Garden Obelisk and Peony Crowns in Willow – FULL

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Woven Garden Obelisk and Peony Crowns in WillowJes ClarkJuly 14th -  July 15th 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewThis Workshop is full. You may join the waitlist or find a similar workshop on a different date. In this workshop, students learn traditional weaving techniques while creating garden supports and focal pieces. Students will use willow grown at Sanborn […]

$175.00

Blacksmithing Basics for Teens

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Blacksmithing Basics for TeensGarry KalajianFriday, July 15th- Sunday, July 17th 8:00am - 4:00pmWorkshop OverviewThis workshop is our three-day Blacksmithing Basics structured specifically for teens. It is an opportunity for teens to take Blacksmithing Basics with only other teens as classmates, in order to create a unique learning environment in the forge. This class is designed […]

$375.00

Flax to Linen: Handspinning Flax into Linen Yarn

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Flax to Linen: Hand Spinning Flax into Linen YarnAndrea MyklebustFriday, July 15th - Saturday, July 16th 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewFlax in the Field is part of our Flax to Linen mini series, which teaches students to grow, process, and spin flax to linen, taught by Andrea Myklebust. In the second of this two-workshop series, students […]

$225.00

Stake and Strand Willow Basketry-FULL

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Stake and Strand Willow BasketrySandra KehoeSaturday, July 16th- Sunday, July 17th 9:00 am- 5:00 pmWorkshop OverviewIn this two-day class, open to all levels, students will learn how to make a beautiful and functional willow basket. We will discuss the basics of traditional round stake and strand willow basketry along with the methods of growing, gathering […]

$175.00

Stenciled Floor Cloth: Intermediate Stenciling

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Stenciled Floor Cloth: Intermediate StencilingMichele HollickSaturday, July 23rd - Sunday, July 24th 9:00 am-3:00 pm  Workshop OverviewThis workshop is designed for experienced stenciling students looking to progress to more complicated designs, techniques, and pieces. Prerequisite: Students in Intermediate Stenciling must have taken a 2-day class with Michele in the past. New students to stenciling are […]

$200.00

Rice Paste Resist

Sanborn Mills Farm 7097 Sanborn Road, Loudon, NH

Rice Paste ResistBerkley HeathMonday, July 25th - Friday, July 29th 9:00am - 5:00pmWorkshop OverviewKatazome is an ancient Japanese printmaking technique created using sticky rice flour paste as a resist in an indigo vat. In this workshop, students will learn the traditional methods of creating these prints and present some modern techniques that can be used […]

$500.00