Welcome to the Living Arts School!

Located in Boulder County, The Living Arts School is Colorado’s folk school.  A folk school, also known as a craft school, is a place for “folks” of all ages to pursue a unique and life-changing education–one that focuses on the renewal of traditional living skills, crafts and music.

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Live on the Radio: KGNU Story on the Folk School

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An interview with LAS Director, Elizabeth Uhrich & KGNU Reporter, Caterina Zischke-Rincon

It’s worth a listen!  Check out the story here.




IRBC-Growlers-300x170Home Brewing an IPA: With the Industrial Revolution Brewing Company

Sat. Sept 6, 9am-12pm

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Road BikeRoadside Bike Repair 101

Sat. Sept 6, 2-4pm

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KombuchaBrew Your Own Kombucha with Rowdy Mermaid Kombucha

Sun. Sept 7, 2-4pm

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Children PlayingYoung Makers Homeschool Program (6-9 yr olds)

Begins Mon. Sept 8, 1:30-4pm

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Backyard BlacksmithingYoung Apprentices Homeschool Program (10-14 yr olds)

Begins Tues. Sept 9, 1:30-4:30pm

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Triangle BellTraditional Blacksmithing: Make a Triangle Bell & Striker

Sat. Sept 13, 9am-4pm

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Woman WildcraftingHerbal Medicine Making: Women’s Health

Sat. Sept 13, 1-4pm

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MushClusterMushroom Identification: A Mycological Field Guide

Sun. Sept 14, 9am-1pm

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Dyeing Yarn and the Meaning of Colors

Sun. Sept 14, 10am-3pm

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Pots du Creme au ChocolatFrench Rustic Cooking: A Fall Menu

Sat. Sept 20, 1-4pm

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Green TomatoesPreserve It! Canning Green Tomato & Apple Chutney

Sun. Sept 21, 1-4pm

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Autumn TreeNeedle Felt an Autumn Tapestry

Sat. Sept 27, 10am-4pm

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EstablisGrape Vineh a Backyard Vineyard: Basics of Viticulture

Sun. Sept 28, 2-5pm

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Blacksmithed ToolsBackyard Blacksmithing: A Beginner’s Course

Sat. Oct 4 & Sat. Oct 18, 10am-2:30pm

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Ozuke KrautFermentation Magic with Mara & Willow of Ozuke’

Sat. Oct 4, 2-4:30pm

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UkeleleEverybody Can Uke: Beginning Ukulele for Children

4 Tuesdays, Oct 7, 14, 21 & 28, 3:30-4:30pm

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CandlesCandle-Making: Dipped & Poured Candles

Sat. Oct 11, 2-3:30pm

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Mother & ChildHerbal Medicine Making: Children’s Health

Sun. Oct 12, 1-4pm

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Squirrel & AcornsNeedle Felt a Squirrel & Wet Felt Acorns

Sat. Oct 18, 9am-12pm

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Ayurveda HealingAyurvedic Healing: Boost Your Digestion

Sun. Oct 19, 1-4pm

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Free Workshop in Celebration of our One Year Anniversary!

Telling the BeesTelling the Bees: Exploring Our Relationship with Bees

Sun. Oct 26, 1:30-4pm

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Egg PaintingUkrainian Egg Decorating: In Time for the Holidays

Sun. Nov 9, 1-4pm

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Hide TanningBrain Tanning: Deerskins to Buckskins

Sat. Nov 15, 9am-5pm

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Herbal Medicine Making: Men’s Health

Sun. Nov 16, 1-4pm

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