Self Reliance

From homesteading to alternative energy.


Calendar of Classes

Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm Gays Mills, WI
Click Here to Register  //  Instructor: Rikardo Jahnke  Come learn the magic of fruit tree grafting! With this versatile skill you will be able to make your own apple trees at a fraction of the cost of[...]
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Viroqua, WI
REGISTER HERE //  Instructor: Lowell Rheinheimer  //  Old apple trees are often severely overgrown and structurally compromised. Light penetration to the interior of the tree is especially important and the natural tendency of apple trees to[...]
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – Apr 15 @ 12:30 pm Westby Rod & Gun Club
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: John Motoviloff  //  Ready to take your local food experience to the next level? Interested in hunting, but lack field experience? Then, Hunt for Food, Turkey, offered at Westby Rod and[...]
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Viroqua, WI
Click Here to Register // Instructor: Laura Poe  //  Fermented beverages are a part of every traditional diet, both for health benefits and as a way to preserve food. In this class, we will learn how[...]
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm La Farge, WI
Click Here to Register  //  Instructor: Martha Buche  Make a sweet springtime basket with classic techniques and materials and fill it with eggs, candies or flowers. No previous experience necessary to make this lovely round basket[...]
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructors: Josie & Jacob Hundt  //  If you don’t know what you are doing in the kitchen, it is never too early to learn. In this class for kids between the ages[...]
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm La Farge, WI
Click Here to Register  //  Instructor: Martha Buche  Hex Weave Basket MakingInstructor: Martha BucheCome learn this cool, triaxial weaving technique to create an impressive triangular or hexagonal basket. People won’t believe you could make something so[...]
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Gays Mills, WI
Click Here to Register  //  Instructor: Rikardo Jahnke  Join long-time orchardist Rikardo Jahnke in this interactive class to learn how to start your own orchard. Elements of the class will be the planning stage (including site selection,[...]
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Driftless Folk School Campus, La Farge, WI
Click Here to Register //  Instructor: Martha Buche  //  Learn how to work with copper to make one-of-a-kind jewelry. In this class, make a copper ring, a pendant, and a pair of hammered copper earrings[...]
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm La Farge, WI
REGISTER HERE  //  Instructor: Martha Buche  //  If you have taken Beginning Hammered Copper Jewelry and want to keep learning, then this is the class for you! Expand your understanding of jewelry making techniques. Explore[...]
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