Workshop Details

Flame Effects Artist Workshop 

Location: Keewaydin Farms, 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, WI 54664

Date: Sat, Sept 25th-26th

Time: 2 Full Days 

Details:

This 2 day workshop will teach the basic practices and principles for incorporating fuel-based flame effects into your art.  The first day will consist mainly of a classroom session where we will take a deep dive into fire science and safety.

The second day will be a shop day when we’ll create a one of a kind flame effect from materials we have on hand. We will have experienced metal fabricators on hand to help teach and share the welding and plasma cutting.

Leading this weekend will be Dave X, Fire Safety Manager for Burning Man for more than 10 years, and Eric Smith, Chief Inspector for the State of Nevada Board for the Regulation of LP Gas and co-owner of Poofer Supply. 

Cost: $275.00

Please print and sign the waiver.

Music on the Land

Location: Driftless Music Gardens  20265 Pine Ave Rd, Hillsboro, WI 54634

Date: Saturday, October 9th

Time: 10 AM – 2PM

Details:

In this workshop, we’ll explore the connections between the natural world and creating music with our friends from Driftless Music Gardens. We’ll hike the land, make observations, listen to talks from local musicians, retreat for a rest in a hammock on a hillside with a farm fresh picnic lunch, and find a wild space which inspires each of us to create. Finally, we’ll share any creations participants would like to present in a good ol’ fashion freestyle jam. 

 

Email driftlesscuriosity@gmail.com with any questions. 

Limit 10. Cost $25 (includes meal). 

Please print and sign the waiver.

Prairie Restoration

Location: Keewaydin Farms, 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, WI 54664

Date: Saturday, November 13th

Time: 11AM  –  3PM 

Details:

In this workshop, we’ll learn about the beauty of bringing back the prairies. We’ll discuss site selection and preparation, choosing a variety of species, seed purchasing, the planting process, site management, and opportunities for funding your restoration project. Finally, participants will have an opportunity for some hands-on experience, as we work together to restore select areas of the farm back to prairie.

Email driftlesscuriosity@gmail.com with any questions. 

Limit 10. Cost $25 (includes meal). 

Please print and sign the waiver.