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John C. Campbell Folk School

John C. Campbell Folk School provides experiences in non-competitive learning and community life that are joyful and enlivening. Located in scenic Brasstown, North Carolina, the Folk School offers year-round weeklong and weekend classes for adults in craft, art, music, dance, cooking, gardening, nature studies, photography and writing.

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What's happening this week:  

January 20–25, 2019


Beads: Bold Beginning Beads with Diane Smith

Blacksmithing: Welcome to Blacksmithing with Ron Nichols

Cooking: Rustic Italian with Tony Pisconeri

Jewelry: Beginning Jewelry with Jim Richardson

Mixed Media: Adventures in Collage with Billie Shelburn

Music: Upper Intermediate Autoharp with Karen Mueller

Unique Offerings: Polymer Clay Techniques: Beads & Beyond with Nancy Mackoviak


7:45 A.M. Morningsong & History of the Folk School with David Brose
4:45 P.M. Campus Tour with David Brose
7:00 P.M. Bingo Night!

7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Martha Owen & David Liden
4:45 P.M. Visit Murphy Arts Center
4:45 P.M. Yoga in Keith House
7:00 P.M. Square, Contra, & Circle Dancing – No experience necessary!

7:45 A.M. Morningsong with The Last Responders
3:30 P.M. Chair Massage ($20 for 20 minutes)
4:45 P.M. Roundtable: A Conversation with the Folk School in the Keith House Living Room
7:00 P.M. Enameling Demonstration

7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Ted Cooley
3:30 P.M. Chair Massage ($20 for 20 minutes)
4:45 P.M. Yoga in Keith House
4:45 P.M. Blacksmith Demonstration
7:00 P.M. Concert with Karen Mueller

7:45 A.M. Morningsong with David Vowell
11:00 A.M. Student Exhibit
11:30 A.M. Closing Ceremony

8:15 A.M Breakfast
12:15 P.M. Lunch
6:00 P.M. Supper

Student Hosts: Kent Stewart & Olivia Barry

In Concert: Karen Mueller
January 24, 2019

Join us on Thursday, January 25 for another free concert at the Folk School! Karen Mueller is one of the top autoharp and mountain dulcimer players today.

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Request Our Catalog
Request a Catalog or view the current eCatalog now. You can also search and register for all classes here. All classes through December 2019 are now open for registration.

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1-800.FOLK.SCH (365.5724)
828.837.2775 • (fax) 828.837.8637
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John C. Campbell Folk School
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902

Office Hours:
Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST

Craft Shop and History Center Hours:
Mon. - Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST
Sun. 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST

John C. Campbell Folk School is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

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