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.
Basketry: Cherokee Split-oak Market Basket with Betty Maney
Blacksmithing: Arts and Crafts Ironwork: Lighting with Paul Garrett
Book Arts: Hand Lettering & Vellum Binding in the Arts and Crafts Style with Dea Sasso & Sharon Coogle
Clay: Boxes, Boxes, Boxes with Susan Bach
Cooking: Rustic Woodfire with Tony Pisconeri
Felt Making: Felted Garments, the Easy Way with Joan Berner
Glass: Painting with Frit with Nancy Cann
Leather: Cordwainer Craft: Classic, Handmade Leather Shoes with Molly Grant
7:45 A.M. Morningsong and History of the Folk School with Bob Dalsemer
4:45 P.M. Campus Tour
7:00 P.M. Storytelling with Kanute Rarey & Friends
7:45 A.M. Morningsong with David Vowell
4:45 P.M. Yoga
4:45 P.M. Illustrating with Watercolor and Colored Pencils Demonstration
7:00 P.M. Square, Contra & Circle Dancing – No experience needed!
Empty Bowls 2020 March 21, 2020
Help alleviate hunger in our community by joining us for our annual Empty Bowls fundraiser on Saturday, March 21 from 4-7 p.m.
Request A Catalog Request a Catalog or view it as an eCatalog now. You can also search and browse all classes here. January-December 2020 classes are now open for registration. Once you've picked out your class, call our registration office at 1-800-365-5724 to register.