The Carroll County Farm Museum will hold traditional arts classes next month and in July.
Available classes are:
Espalier: 9 a.m. to noon June 5, cost is $25. Participants will learn how to train fruit trees to grow flat along fences and walls.
Soap-making: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 5, cost is $25. Students will learn the basics of soap-making and learn the different aromas and cosmetic effects. Students should bring safety glasses, rubber gloves and an apron.
Tulip basket-making: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 5, cost is $45. Participants will create a finished basket with a tulip design.
Come to a luau: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 5, cost is $25. Participants should dress for a typical Hawaiian luau. Cooking and entertaining tips will be given.
Lovely lavender: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 19, cost is $25. Participants will learn about lavender and make a lavender wand, splash and potpourri.
Divided carrier basket-making: from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 19, cost is $35. Participants will make a divided basket with multiple compartments.
Horn cup: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 19, cost is $45. Students will learn the history and techniques of horn making and make a horn cup on a slow-turning lathe.
Melon cutting: 9:30 a.m. to noon July 18, cost is to be determined. Students will learn the techniques of cutting melons and make an "apple bird."
Stenciled floor cloth: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 18, cost is $45. Students will design in stencil a prepared, 2-foot-by-3-foot floor cloth. Bring a design if you wish.
For daylong classes, participants should bring lunch. Registration is required.
The farm museum is at 500 S. Center St., Westminster. Information: 410-848-7775.