Upcoming Events

Jun 19, 2020, 8:00 AM
Mireille is returning to the western Catskills for two en plein air painting workshops at La Basse Cour. Register for one, two, three or 4 days. Breakfasts and lunches available. Make it a retreat and stay with us in our bed&breakfast.
Jul 12, 2020, 1:00 PM
Our next salon in our Carriage House, bringing together our diverse community and spotlighting select local and regional artists. Free admission, with no fees and no commissions, Salon de Montmartre is our contribution to celebrating the artful life.
Aug 9, 2020, 1:00 PM
A select group of local authors will gather In The Carriage House to talk about their work, and sign and sell their books. Free and open to the public, with no fees and no commissions. Celebrating the artful life.
Sep 18, 2020, 8:00 AM
Mireille is returning to the western Catskills for two en plein air painting workshops at La Basse Cour. Register for one, two, three or 4 days. Breakfasts and lunches available. Make it a retreat and stay with us in our bed&breakfast.
Oct 4, 2020, 1:00 PM
Select local artisans show and sell in our Carriage House. Free and open to the public.

Past Events

Nov 9, 2019, 11:00 AM
Kortright Handworks, FurGoodCo, and JudithChengArt will be among the many wonderful vendors at the Heart of the Catskills Holiday Pop-up Market!
Oct 20, 2019, 1:00 PM
Local artisans show and sell in our Carriage House. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments.
Sep 21, 2019, 10:00 AM
Celebrating farming, cooking and culture in the past, present and future of the Catskill Mountains.
Sep 10, 2019, 9:00 AM
Paint en plein air in our 'basse cour' under the guidance of landscape painter Mireille Duchesne. Workshop includes breakfast and lunch, choose one day or two, make it an overnight retreat with a stay in our bed&breakfast. September 10 and 11 from 9-4, with breakfast at 8. Email us at labassecourfarm@gmail.com for more information and to register.
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.
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.
Aug 12, 2019, 8:00 AM
Creating a Fibershed: From Field to Fiber to Finished Good
Jul 14, 2019, 1:00 PM
Art Show and Sale with Artisanal Tasting Table in the Carriage House at La Basse Cour
Jul 7, 2019, 10:00 AM
Kortright Handworks will celebrate Textile Day at The Maple Museum on Sunday, July 7 from 10am-3pm with demonstrations and goods for sale. Textile Day is sponsored by The Jefferson Historical Society.
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.
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 4, 2019, 3:00 PM
Tuesday Tea with Teri at La Basse Cour. Every Tuesday afternoon from 3-5pm beginning June 4 through the fall.
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
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.