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Blacksmith Work Week is an annual Folk School tradition, bringing 20 professional blacksmiths/instructors from around the country together to volunteer their time for the purposes of 1) beautifying the Folk School campus with functional ironwork; 2) repairing and creating new tools and infrastructure for the Blacksmithing program; and 3) spending a week learning and exchanging […]


This Could Be You… Claim a weekend or even a week for your inner artist like these students did :) Watercolor Instructor, Suzanne DesLauriers, took her students from the Mar. 15-17 Mountain Landscapes In Watercolor Weekend Class out into the sunshine at JCCFS. She was assisted by Board Member, Mary Gonos, shown here offering encouragement & guidance. Want […]


Nick Cook & The Powermatic

by Lauren on November 14, 2012

in Board Members, Wood

Nick Cook is not only a beloved member of our board and an instructor here at the Folk School– he is an inventor! Nick teaches woodturning and has recently developed a new 4224B Wood Lathe with the company Powermatic ( “The Powermatic 4224B is the newest member of the industry-leading family of lathes. Over 900 […]