EXPLORE

About Us
The Folk School Experience
Come for a Day
Support the Folk School
Folk School History
For Locals
Our Youth Programs
Craft Shop
Work Study and Student Hosts
Contact Us
Request a Catalog
Gift Certificates

Sign up for our
Email Newsletter




Available Now


connect



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.

Read more

Nancy Cutrer's View of the Folk School!

Check out our YouTube Channel

What's happening this week:  

October 21–October 26, 2018



Classes

Basketry: “ArtGourds,” Enchanting & Natural with Sena King

Blacksmithing: Welcome to Blacksmithing! with Ron Nichols

Enameling: Cooking with Enamel with Steve Artz

Jewelry: Ask, Tom, Master Metalsmith with Tom McCarthy

Music: Beginning Guitar with Rick Taylor

Nature Studies: Naturalist Skills Workshop with Liz Dominque

Needlework: Japanese Temari Balls with Barbara Suess & Dana Watson

Painting: A Hands-on Exploration of Three Japanese Art Forms with Marcy Chapman

Quilting: Sunflower Illusions with Lucille Amos

Spinning: Rare Breed Spinning with Melissa Weaver Dunning

Woodworking: Building Beautiful Marquetry Boxes with Jerry Rymarquis


Activities

MONDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong & History of the Folk School with Martha Owen & David Liden
4:45 P.M. Campus Tour with Nick Kelischek
7:00 P.M. Music and Folklore with David Brose

TUESDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Steve Smith
4:45 P.M. Tour Valley Blue Moon Elise
4:45 P.M. Yoga in Keith House
7:00 P.M. Square, Contra, & Circle Dancing – No experience necessary!

WEDNESDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with The Pressley Girls
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

THURSDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Rick Taylor
3:30 P.M. Chair Massage ($20 for 20 minutes)
4:45 P.M. Painting Demonstration
4:45 P.M. Yoga in Keith House
7:00 P.M. Weaving Demonstration

FRIDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Kanute Rarey
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: Jane Wimmer & Kent Stewart


Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction 2018
November 3, 2018

Our annual Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction presents some of the finest artist blacksmith and other fine craft items for sale.


Read more

Request Our Catalog
Request a Catalog or view the current eCatalog now. You can also search and register for all classes here. All 2018-June 2019 classes are now open for registration.

Read more

HOME | FAQ


1-800.FOLK.SCH (365.5724)
828.837.2775 • (fax) 828.837.8637
Contact us by email

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.

Read our Privacy Policy
Read our Acceptance Policy

© John C. Campbell Folk School