Upcoming Events


Homemade Body and Skin Care Products Using Essential Oils

Sept. 25, 2021, 9 a.m. - Sept. 25, 2021, 2 p.m.

Homemade Body and Skin Care Products Using Essential Oils

Date: September 25, 2021

Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm

Workshop Fee: $75 (Includes all material and lunch) 

Spend a blissful day making your own body care products using beeswax, shea butter, cocoa butter, olive oil, dried herbs and essential oils.  Learn to make a healing salve, a fragrant ointment, a lip balm and a lavender bug bite remedy. All materials included in the fee. Leave with recipes, instructions and a handful of wonderful bo...


Wildcraft Foraging & Dining

Sept. 26, 2021, 9 a.m. - Sept. 26, 2021, 4 p.m.

Enjoy a wilderness walk with experienced wildcrafters to gather the essentials for a wonderful dining experience. Discover the wide assortment of edible fungi and plants in our forests and the importance of sustainable harvesting. We will prepare a meal together in the Art Ventures Retreat Center kitchen at Adamah Art Studio. Leave with the empowerment and knowledge of reliable practices and resources to bring truly local foods into your own home kitchen.


Back to Nature - Fall Edition

Oct. 2, 2021, 9 a.m. - Oct. 2, 2021, 3 p.m.

A family friendly day of outdoor activities at Bethel Horizons.

We know that friends and families are looking for ways to recreate and reconnect while being aware of Covid guidelines.  We have just the place . Join us at Bethel Horizons where we have over 500 acres to share!


  • Hiking on Bethel Horizons numerous trails
  • High Ropes Challenge Course
  • Live animals at the Nature Center
  • Story book trail around Question Mark Pond
  • Fishing (poles and bait provided or bring your own)
  • ...


Wet Felted Ruffled Cowl Project

Oct. 3, 2021, 9 a.m. - Oct. 3, 2021, 3 p.m.

Wet Felted Ruffled Cowl Project

Date: October 3, 2021

Start Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Lunch Served: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Fee: $80  (includes lunch and all materials)

Instructor: Erin Whalen

Learn how wet felt an elegant, ruffled cowl in this beginner-friendly class. We’ll first learn some wet felting basics such as what tools to use and what type of wool works best. From there, we’ll dive right into making your cowl starting with layout, wetting down, felting, shaping and fulling.

The instructo...


Learn to Gas Reduction Fire 2021

Oct. 9, 2021, 9:30 a.m. - Oct. 10, 2021, 8 p.m.

Date: October 9 -10, 2021

Time: 9:30am om Saturday through around 8:00pm on Sunday (until gas fire has ended)

(we will determine a time to unload the kiln during the following week)

No Meals served - bring your own food and drinks

Workshop Fee: $250 (Includes lodging at the AVRC)    


This two-day workshop will teach you how to correctly load and fire Adamah’s Bailey gas kiln and fire in reduction to cone 10.  On Saturday we will glaze our work and load the kiln and on Sunday we...


Get Away Pottery Retreat

Oct. 11, 2021, 4 p.m. - Oct. 14, 2021, noon

Get Away Pottery Retreat! 

October 11 - 14, 2021

Time: 4:00pm Sunday through 12:00 noon on Friday

Retreat Fee: $275 (Includes lodging at the AVRC - NO MEALS SERVED)

Spend a few quiet days at Adamah’s beautiful campus. Saturate yourself in your own ceramic work, treat yourself to good food, afternoon naps and nature hikes through Bethel Horizons’ 550 acres. Your time is your own! Adamah Studio will provide you with 2 bags of DSM stoneware clay. Wheels and hand-building equipment are availa...


Myco Mindful Gardening

Oct. 17, 2021, 9 a.m. - Oct. 17, 2021, 4 p.m.

Exploring the Web of Life:

A Myco Journey through Seed, Soil and Mycelium

Myco Mindful Gardening - Introducing Mushrooms to your soil

October 17, 2021

Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Workshop Fee: $90 (Lunch is included)

Spend a day exploring seed, soil and mycelium in the garden in this hands-on workshop. Discover the role mycoremediation plays in healing our soil as well as its ability to be the “defense” in the fight against harmful toxins in your own home garden and beyond! Learn about the p...


Knit! Spin! Weave! Dye!

Oct. 18, 2021, 10 a.m. - Oct. 22, 2021, noon

Knit! Spin! Weave! Dye! Workshop - A Week of Mini Workshops for all Things Fiber

October 18 - 22, 2021

Time: 10:00am Monday until noon on Friday

Workshop Fee: $525 (Includes lodging and meals)

Come for a collaborative week for people interested in fiber art. All beginners welcome!! This week will offer you daily demos and mini workshops, a creative space to work and collaboration with other artists all on 550 beautiful acres with all your meals provided and a chance for respite and retrea...


Intro to Intaglio Printmaking Using Plexiglas

Oct. 23, 2021, 10 a.m. - Oct. 23, 2021, 4 p.m.

Introduction to Intaglio Printmaking Using Plexiglas

October 23, 2021

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Fee: $90 (Includes lunch)

Join Sarah Piper, who has a Masters Degree in Printmaking, for a workshop introducing an updated version of the classic printmaking process, Intaglio. Intaglio printing was developed during the Renaissance.  Instead of etching a design into a copper plate, we will be scratching our designs into plexiglass, inking the plate and printing our design onto wetted paper using a...


How To Cultivate Mushrooms On Hardwood

Nov. 14, 2021, 9 a.m. - Nov. 14, 2021, 4 p.m.

Exploring the Web of Life:

A Myco Journey through Seed, Soil and Mycelium

Workshops in Cultivating Mushrooms, Myco-Mindful Gardening, and Wildcraft Dining at Adamah

How To Cultivate Mushrooms on Hardwood

Nov. 14, 2021

Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Workshop Fee: $90 plus $15 material fee (Lunch is included)

Come and learn from experienced hardwood log mulch mushroom cultivators how to small-scale log grown gourmet and medicinal mushrooms. Get hands on experience in the inoculation process. ...