Workshops: The Basics of Brain Tanning
previous   home   next pagenext   

The Basics of Brain Tanning

Scheduled Classes:
Spring session: To be announced.
Fall Session: November 6-8, 2009

$200. $75 deposit required to reserve space. Price includes all class materials.

Join us on our ranch in southwestern Oregon for a weekend of hide tanning. Matt Richards, author of Deerskins into Buckskins, guides you step by step from raw skin to finished buckskin. There is no better (or more fun) way to learn this tactile art.

Class participants brain hides in a dugout canoe.
(We donít make you wear wrist bands.)


Free camping.
Lodging also available nearby.

Camping with shower and bathroom facilities are available at our ranch shown here nestled in the foothills of the beautiful Siskiyou Mountains of southwestern Oregon.


Click here to register for classes on-line.


Take me home        email us!


 the button

Traditional tanning information, resources and supplies.

240 pages and growing...

Brain tanned DeerElkMoose, CaribouAntelopeBuffalo hides, direct from the tanners.

ToolsBooks, VideosKits, Crafting Supplies

Raw hides.

creditcards.gif (2957 bytes)

Introduction to brain tanning,

Caring for your hides, Learn how to get started.

Over 240 pages of informational articles & tutorials.

Discuss This!

at The Hide Out!

Ask questions or share your knowledge and experience.

Contact us, Consulting services, Press room, Backcountry Publishing.

Traditional Tanners Catalog.

Order a Traditional Tanners Catalog.