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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:  

September 23–29, 2018



Classes

Basketry & Gourd Craft: Gourd Art Works with Fonda Haddad

Blacksmithing: Fundamentals for Beginners with David Tucciarone

Book Arts: Full Metal Jacket with Lynda Abare

Clay: Appalachian Clay Carving with Justin Allman

Cooking: Essential Southern with Sheri Castle

Enameling: Cloisonné, an Ancient Enameling Art Form with Donna Buchwald

Genealogy: Discovering Your Ancestors with Ann Mohr Osisek

Music: Intermediate Bluegrass Banjo with Jim Pankey

Painting: Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes & Still Lifes with Ken Hobson

Weaving: It’s in the Warp: Color and Design in Rep with Rosalie Neilson

Woodturning: Learn Basics Woodturning Techniques with Tom Jeanes


Activities

MONDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk (Meet in Keith House Coffee Room)
7:45 A.M. Morningsong & History of the Folk School with Bob Dalsemer
4:45 P.M. Campus Tour with Tammy Godfrey
7:00 P.M. Folk Music & Stories with David Brose

TUESDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with The Sea Notes
4:45 P.M. Tour Annie Fain Barralon’s painting & book arts studio
4:45 P.M. Yoga in Keith House
7:00 P.M. Square,Contra, & Circle Dancing – No experience necessary!

WEDNESDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk
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. Woodburning Demonstration

THURSDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Nancy Beach & Amanda Burtz
3:30 P.M. Chair Massage ($20 for 20 minutes)
4:45 P.M. Yoga in Keith House
4:45 P.M. Enameling Demonstration
7:00 P.M. Blacksmith Demonstration

FRIDAY
7:15 A.M. Morning Walk
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with Carl Dreher
4:30 P.M. Student Exhibit
5:00 P.M. Closing Ceremony
7:00 P.M. Redwine Jam: folk tunes and songs

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

Student Hosts: Hannah Larson & Jane Wimmer


Folk School Fall Festival 2018
October 6 - October 7, 2018

This treasured annual celebration of Appalachian culture, held on the Folk School's Brasstown, North Carolina campus, heralds its 44th anniversary.


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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.

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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

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