Upcoming Events

Jun 2, 2019, 2:00 PM
Join us for tours, demonstrations and conversation at our second annual Open House at Kortright Handworks at La Basse Cour
Jun 7, 2019, 4:00 PM
Stop by our tents for farm fresh eggs and vegetables, local food and artisan crafts, yarn and hand-knit goods from our sheep and goats, knitting and spinning demonstrations and more every Friday evening from 4-7pm, June 7 through September 27!
Jun 8, 2019, 11:00 AM
Kortright Handworks at La Basse Cour will be among the many artists at the Art For All Festival at the Michael Kudish Natural History Preserve in the beautiful western Catskills.
Aug 24, 2019, 10:00 AM
La Basse Cour and Kortright Handworks will be one of dozens of farms across Schoharie, Otsego, and Delaware Counties inviting you to discover their brand of farming. Family Farm Day provides a unique opportunity to discover so much of what our local agriculture has to offer.
Sep 1, 2019, 12:00 PM
Kortright Handworks at La Basse Cour will be at The West Kortright Fair with textile demonstrations, and yarn from our sheep and goats and hand knit items for sale.

Past Events

Sep 29, 2018, 10:00 AM
Our first two-day workshop at Kortright Handworks at La Basse Cour! Julie will be leading the program, you will design and knit your own Fair Isle style hat. All materials are included, yarn from our own sheep at La Basse Cour and notions from The Sheeps' Nest in Hobart.
Aug 28, 2018, 10:00 AM
Knitting Fundamentals Workshop led by Julie Rockefeller. Learn the ABC’s of hand knitting and begin working a simple scarf. Stay afterwards for a farm tour led by Diane Frances if you like. 
Aug 25, 2018, 11:00 AM
La Basse Cour is happy to be part of Delaware-Schoharie-Otsego Family Farm Day! Join us for tours and demonstrations, visit with our friendly farm animals, stop in our textile studio, shop in our farm store and meet many local farmers and artisans who offer their products here. And be sure to visit other nearby farms on the driving tour, local restaurants and shops, and historic and natural sites! Make it a family fun day!
Aug 23, 2018, 10:00 AM
Knitting Fundamentals Workshop led by Julie Rockefeller. Learn the ABC’s of hand knitting and begin working a simple scarf. Stay afterwards for a farm tour led by Diane Frances if you like. 
Aug 19, 2018, 2:00 PM
Knitting Fundamentals Workshop led by Julie Rockefeller. Learn the ABC’s of hand knitting and begin working a simple scarf. Stay afterwards for a farm tour led by Diane Frances if you like. 
Aug 15, 2018, 6:00 PM
Knitting Fundamentals Workshop led by Julie Rockefeller. Learn the ABC’s of hand knitting and begin working a simple scarf. Stay afterwards for a farm tour led by Diane Frances if you like. 
Aug 10, 2018, 11:00 AM
Knitting Fundamentals Workshop led by Julie Rockefeller. Learn the ABC’s of hand knitting and begin working a simple scarf. Stay afterwards for a farm tour led by Diane Frances if you like. 
Jul 21, 2018, 3:00 PM
Free of charge workshop / demonstration led by Julie Rockefeller. All are welcome. Bring your own enthusiasm and expertise to share with others. If you want to try your hand, you may either bring your own 16" ciruclar knitting needle and 2 colors of yarn or borrow some things of ours to use for the afternoon. Drop in when you can and leave when you must.
Jun 20, 2018, 7:00 PM
Explore Kortright Handworks at La Basse Cour, a community textile studio, a gathering place, a space for workshops, a supportive environment for your own nascent textile ideas. Light refreshments.
Jun 27, 2015, 2:00 PM
We invite you to tour our farm, meet us and our farm animals, see the accommodations in our farm house and visit with with Dan McCarthy Catskill Natural Horse at Little T Ranch too.