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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:  

April 16 Р22, 2017  Earth Week



Classes

Blacksmithing ~ Introduction to Basic, Efficient Forging Skills with instructor Dave Custer

Book Arts ~ Books of the Earth with instructor Holly Fouts

Clay ~ Painting with Colored Clay with instructor Chiwa Clark

Gardening & Homesteading ~ A Garden Primer: Herbs, Vegetables, & Flowers with instructor Frances Juhlin

Jewelry, Metalwork ~ Beginning Jewelry – Basic Refabrication with instructors Tom & Kay Patterson

Nature Studies ~ Spring Is in the Air with instructor Liz Dominque

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Activities

MONDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong & History of the Folk School with David Brose
4:45 P.M. Campus Tour with John Clarke
7:00 P.M. Bingo Night in the Keith House Living Room

TUESDAY
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with David Vowell
4:45 P.M. Visit Rob Withrow’s “Smoke in the Mountains” Pottery Studio
4:45 P.M. Yoga in the Keith House
7:00 P.M. Contra, Circle & Square Dances in Keith House. No Experience Needed!
8:00 P.M. Showing of “Sing Behind the Plow”

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Bean Sidhe
April 21, 2017

An array of Celtic tune and song.
Bean Sidhe (pronounced: ban-shee) began as a means for members to explore the connections linking traditional music from England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales with its contemporary American counterparts, especially in the bluegrass, country, and folk genres.

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Request a 2017 Catalog!

Our new catalog is here. Registration is open for all of the 2017 classes. Request a Catalog here.
You can also search and register for all classes here on our website. Begin by clicking on the Find A Class button.

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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

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