Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction

Bid on on well-crafted ironwork, textiles, jewelry, pottery, paintings, woodturnings, and other handmade items to support the Folk School’s educational and event programs.

Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction will take place Saturday, November 4, 2023 from 1-4 p.m.

Donate to the Auction

We hope you will consider donating an item for this event. High-quality craft and art are essential elements of our auctions, but we also accept a wide variety of other items such as private art lessons, instruments, vacation home stays, frequent flyer miles and more.  However you choose to support the school, you’re helping us provide joyful and creative learning experiences for thousands of students each year.

John C. Campbell Folk School is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and all donations are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

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Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction: News & Stories


Bell, Hook & Anvil: Auction Talk

I stopped by the Oscar Cantrell Blacksmith Shop, the current shop of Resident Blacksmith, Paul Garrett. Paul and I talked about the upcoming Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction on November 1, a special event planned for October 31st, and about Folk School life in general. Enjoy!


Blacksmith Auction

The blacksmithing program is one of the most popular at the John C. Campbell Folk School.   With the New Forge Building underway, many people are working hard to raise funds for the new studio.  The first Saturday in November, the day of the annual Blacksmith auction, was dedicated to the cause…

Images from past Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auctions

Locate & Contact

Please contact Kathi Osborne, Development Director, for more information around the Blacksmith & Fine Craft Auction.

The John C. Campbell Folk School

Development Director

Kathi Osborne

1.800.FOLK.SCH (365-5724)

Mailing Address
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902

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