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.




Viva Italia! Rural Italian Cooking

Sun. Aug 24, 1-4pm

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Children PlayingHomeschool Program Open House

Fri. Aug 29, 9:30am

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bitters (1)Sipping Vinegars & Bitters

Sat. Aug 30, 2-4pm

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calligraphyBeautiful Writing: A Calligraphy Taster

Sun. Aug 31, 1-4pm

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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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Ozuke KrautFermentation Magic with Mara & Willow of Ozuke’

Sat. Oct 4, 2-4:30pm

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Woman WildcraftingHerbal Medicine Making: Children’s Health

Sun. Oct 12, 1-4:pm

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Woman WildcraftingHerbal Medicine Making: Men’s Health

Sun. Nov 16, 1-4pm

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