Arts & Arms

Arts & Arms

Conner Prairie’s hands-on classes in the Arts and Arms Making Workshops series, provide a rare opportunity to work closely with some of the nation’s best craftsmen. Small class sizes in well-equipped facilities allow you to develop skills from a basic level to a more advanced level. All materials are included in class price. Tools are provided, unless otherwise noted. Find a class that interests you below, then click the date of the class to see more details and register.

Ages 16+

Cooking, Crafting, and Carving


Hearth Cooking
 

Basic Hornwork and Decorative Techniques

Advanced Hornworking - Screw Tip Powder Horn


Leatherworking
 


Leather Accoutrements
 

Custom Knife Sheaths

Blacksmithing


Basic Blacksmithing
 


Knifesmithing
 


Folding Knife
 


Axe Forging
 


Forging Damascus Steel

Firearms

Building a Colonial Era Pistol


Engraving
 

Stock Carving & Silver Wire Inlay