November Classes Incoming

November Classes Incoming

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Introduction to Bladesmithing Instructor: James CrowellDates: November 1st – 3rd This popular 3-day class is taught by American Bladesmith Society certified Mastersmith instructor James Crowell. It is held in the artist’s own private workspace near Timbo, AR located about 12 miles west of Mountain View’s town square in rural Stone County. […]

Fine Artist Barry Thomas Comes to Mountain View

Fine Artist, Barry Thomas, has decided to come to Mountain View and present a 90-minute show and discussion, “Arkansas Through the Eyes of an Artist” on Thursday, October 17, running from 5:00 pm until approximately 7:00 pm at the Ozark Folk Center. Mr. Thomas’ works are hung in private collections all throughout the States. This […]

Upcoming Classes for October

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Final Fridays Songwriter’s Circle Instructor: Charley SandageDates: September 27th The ACS is now hosting a monthly “Final Fridays Songwriters Circle”. Our next class is upcoming on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 6pm-8pm. This monthly Final Friday event is free to all with a suggested per person donation of $5-10 to cover […]

10th Annual Gala Tickets Go On Sale Today

Tickets for our 10th annual Gala – “Imagine”, scheduled for November 21st at the Iron Skillet Restaurant, will be available at the Arkansas Craft School, online at or from any ACS Board member starting September 12th. Tickets are $35 each and must be purchased by November 8th. Contact Us for any further information. Online Ticket Purchases […]

Arkansas Department of Tourism Visits the Arkansas Craft School

The Arkansas Department of Tourism Welcome Center Division was recently introduced to the Arkansas Craft School. With a lot of laughing, getting clay on their hands, testing their creativity through collage, wire wrapping, and palette painting a crowd of 40+ people experienced some of the classes of the Arkansas Craft School.  Further samplings of classes […]

Shawn Ellis Damascus Knives

Craft School Classes for September

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Forging Damascus Knives Instructor: Shawn EllisDates: September 13th, 14th and 15th In this 3 day course with Forged in Fire Champion, Shawn Ellis, students will learn to work with Damascus steel in constructing knives. Students will learn safety information, basic forging Damascus skills up to making mosaic Damascus, billet, and assembly. […]


Monthly Final Fridays Songwriter’s Circle – August 30th

The ACS is pleased to announce a new venture to support our local and visitingsongwriter community, borne from a successful series of song-crafting workshops withCharley Sandage this past Spring. The Arkansas Craft School will be hosting the second monthly “Final Friday Songwriter’s Circle” this Friday, August 30th from 6pm – 8pm. This monthly Final Friday […]

Knife Making and Blacksmithing Classes are Heating Up!

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Introduction to Knife Making Instructor: James CrowellDates: September 20th – 22nd This popular 3-day class is held in the artist’s own private workspace near Timbo, AR located about 15 miles west of Mountain View’s town square in rural Stone County. Introduction to Knifemaking covers the basics of making a stock removal […]

The August Artist Reception – Featuring our Young Artists

Our monthly Artist Reception for August was once again an absolute hit. The Arkansas Craft School was host to a horde of members of the school, as well as the young artists and parents that helped make all of our “Creative Kids Camp” classes fantastic. Our young artists brought some of their works in so […]