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2015 Tillers International Tentative Class Schedule

*The dates of the classes below are confirmed. Registration will be available when links to the new pages are activated.

January

24-25

Blacksmithing I

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

February

20-21

Blacksmithing I

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

21

Organic Gardening Session I

Sat

MSUExt, K'zoo, MI

$35

21

Wood Carving I - Simple Utensils, Class 1

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$115

22

Wood Carving I - Simple Utensils, Class 2

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$115

27-28

Draft Animal Logging

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$185

March

7

Irish Breads & Soups

Sat

Vict. Bakery, K'zoo MI

$45

12-13

Blacksmithing I

Thu-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

14-15

Blacksmithing II

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

14-15

Fiber Sampler Class

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$200

19-21

Ox Driving Intro

Thurs-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$260

21

Adv. Org Gardening- Garden Cultivation Methods- 1/2 day class

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$35

26-28

BS III- Draw, Upset, & Weld

Thu-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$300

28

Wood Identification

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$70

28-29

Make A Shaving Horse

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$260

28

Soft Cheesemaking- 1/2 day class

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$50

April

7-10

Draft Horse Basics

Tues-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$325

10-11

Practical Timber Frame Design

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$120

11

Draft Horse Training Seminar

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

11

Cheesemaking- Hard Cheeses

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$105

11-12

Blacksmithing I

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

11-12

Rain Water Wool Fleece Preparation

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$175

12

Soap Making

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$90

16-17

Tools for Timber Framers

Th-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$230

18

Felted Shepherd's Rugs

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100*

18

Adv Org Gardening- Growing Perennial Vegetables- 1/2 day class

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$35

18-19

Knife Making

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$220

19

Beginning Card Weaving

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$60

26

Tillers Annual Plow Day Open House

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

free

May

2

Tool Making- Wooden Spoke Shaves

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$105

2

Organic Gardening Session #2

Sat

Clapp Farm, Tillers Intl

$35

2

Felting I- Felted Bird House

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

2-3

Beekeeping

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$190

2-3

Small Foundry Work

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

4-9

Timber Framing and Raising

Mon-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$420

9

Timber Frame Raising Day

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$40

9

Basketmaking- Gathering Basket

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$105

16

Drop Spindle Spinning

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

16

Soft Cheese Making- 1/2 day class

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$50

16-17

Blacksmithing I

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

28-29

Coopering Tools

Thurs-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$250

30-31

Coopering Piggins

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$260

June

1-5

Farming with Draft Animals

Mon-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$350

3-4

Blacksmithing I

Wed-Thurs

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

5-6

Blacksmithing II

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

6

Rope Making

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$80

6

Keeping a Home Dairy

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

10-11

Coopering Tools

Wed-Thurs

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$250

12-13

Spoon, Spatula, Ladle- A Fuller Approach to Blacksmithing

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$235

13-14

Coopering Buckets

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$260

13

Straw Into Gold- Making Linen

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

13

Making a Solar Food Dehydrator

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$110

14

Food Preservation Without Canning or Freezing

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

18-19

Parent & Teen Blacksmithing I

Thurs-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$420/pair

18-20

Making a Wooden Wheelbarrow

Fri-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$285

20

Adv Org Gardening- Specialty Garden Tools

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$60

20

Craft Beer Brewing

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$75

20-21

Blacksmithing III - Railings & Joinery

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$235

21

The World of the Scythe

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$90

22-26

Oxen Basics

Mon-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$465

26-28

MODA Gathering

Fri-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

July

3-4

Horse Progress Days

Fri-Sat

Odon, IN

9-10

Parent & Teen Blacksmithing I

Thurs-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$420/pr

11

Organic Gardening Session #3

Sat

Clapp Farm,Tillers Intl

$35

11

Natural Fiber Dyeing I

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

11-12

Blacksmithing I

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

15-17

Tod Herrli- Side Escarpment Planes

Wed-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$465

18

MWTCA Meet

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

 

19-20

Tod Herrli- Smoothing Plane

Mon-Tu

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$330

17-18

Small Grain Harvesting and Processing

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$120

18-19

Knife Making

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$220

18-19

Blending Fibers for Spinning

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

23-25

Special Timber Frame Raising Day Chippewa Nature Center Project

Thu-Sat

Chippewa Nature Cntr, Midland, MI

$120

25-26

Practical Repousse

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$200

27-31

Conservation Agricluture with Oxen

Mon-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$350

August

1

Adv Org Gardening- Seed Saving

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$35

1

The World of Fruit Wine Making

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$40

1-2

Tinsmithing

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$200

7-8

Port Oneida Fair

Fri-Sat

Sleeping Bear Dunes, MI

 

8

Complete Home Canning

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$110

14-15

Blacksmithing I

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

14-16

Michigan Fiber Fest- Allegan, MI

Fri-Sun

Fairgrounds, Allegan, MI

 

18-22

Small Scale Hay Making

Tues-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$350

22-23

Metalworking- Antique-style Padlock

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$200

22-23

Appalachian Broom Making

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$230

24-28

Oxen Basics

Mon-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$465

28-29

For the Want of a Nail- Making Headers, Bolsters, and Open-Faced Dies

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$235

29

Organic Gardening Session #4

Sat

Clapp Farm, Scotts, MI

$35

September

10-11

Blacksmithing I

Thurs-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

12-13

Blacksmithing II

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

12

Adv Org Gardening- Wild Fruits — Cultivated Fruits' Undomesticated Cousins

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$35

12

Appalachian Art Brooms

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$105

13

Natural Dyes - 1 Pot - 25 Colors

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$115

17-19

The Art of Stone Masonry

Thurs-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$325

19

Wool Felting-Felted Vessels

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$105

20

Tillers' SW MI Community Harvest Fest

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$15/car

25-27

Shaker Style Side Table

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$250

26

Saw Sharpening

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

26

Intermediate Card Weaving

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$70

26

Cheesemaking- Hard Cheeses

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$112

28-10/3

Timber Framing and Raising

Mon-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$420

October

3

Timber Frame Raising Day

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$40

3-4

Spinning Wool I

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$205

7-8

Coopering Tools

Wed-Thu

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$260

8-10

Ox Training Clinic

Thurs-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$260

10

Spinning to Ply

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$100

10

Adv Org Gardening- Imp Garden Fertility

Sat

Clapp Farm, Tillers, K'zoo MI

$35

9-11

Coopering Butterchurns

Fri-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$335

16-17

Caning Chairs

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$200

17

Soft Cheese Making- 1/2 day class

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$50

17-18

Blacksmithing I

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

20-24

Coopering Barrels

Tues-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$530

23-24

You Ain't Got No Swing- Making Tongs

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$150

24

Basketmaking- Holiday Basket

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$87

25

Soap Making

Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$90

November

6-7

Blacksmithing I

Fri-Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

7

Cheesemaking- Hard Cheeses

Sat

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$112

December

3-4

Blacksmithing I

Thurs-Fri

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

5-6

Blacksmithing II

Sat-Sun

Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI

$210

 

 

 

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