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John C. Campbell Folk School

The Folk School transforms lives, bringing people together in a nurturing environment for experiences in learning and community life that spark self-discovery. 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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Our First Priority: Health and Safety

Dear Folk School Family,
The Folk School is committed to providing everyone with a positive experience of learning and sharing in a safe environment. As we reopen our campus, we are fulfilling our mission in a manner that makes the safety and well-being of students, instructors, guests, visitors, and staff our highest priority.

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What's happening this week:  

June 21–June 25, 2021



Basketry with Nancy Hinds

Book Making Magic with Annie Fain Barralon

Clay with Ken & Melody Shipley

Drawing with Pattie Bagley

Magical Gourds with Linda Vanderlaan

Nature Ninjas with Joel Zachry

Recycled Critters with Shari Shifrin

The Magic of Puppets with Claire Ritzler


7:45-9:00 A.M. Registration for Students
3:30-4:30 P.M. Parent Pick-up

7:45-9:00 A.M. Music & Songs with Annie Fain Barralon & Emolyn Liden
3:30-4:30 P.M. Parent Pick-up

7:45-9:00 A.M. Music & Songs with Wyatt Expalin
3:30-4:30 P.M. Brasstown Fire Truck will be at Festival Barn to cool everyone off

7:45-9:00 A.M. Music & Songs with The Pressley Girls
3:30-4:30 P.M. Parent Pick-up

7:45-9:00 A.M. Music & Songs with Marvin Daniels & Jackson Foerster
3:30-4:30 P.M. Parent Pick-up

8:00 A.M Breakfast
11:45 P.M. Lunch
6:00 P.M. Supper

Student Hosts: Griffin Meister & Christina Sand

Virtual Events
March 1 - July 29, 2021

We're excited to share several virtual learning and entertainment opportunities.

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eCatalog is Now Available

Our new May-December 2021 eCatalog is now available for viewing. You can register for classes now. To register, call 1-800-365-5724, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST View the eCatalog.

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

John C. Campbell Folk School
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902

Main Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Craft Shop Hours:
Monday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

John C. Campbell Folk School is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.

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