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Class Picks

The New Folk School Catalog has Arrived!

by Cory Marie Podielski on July 16, 2016

in Class Picks

Our new Folk School catalog is here! You can now browse and register for classes from July 2016 through June 2017. To receive a Folk School catalog for the first time, please complete our online form. We’ll send a catalog directly to your mailbox. View the eCatalog to see an online version of the new […]


Bring On the Bling

by Cory Marie Podielski on April 16, 2016

in Class Picks, Jewelry & Metalwork

Have you always wanted to design your own jewelry? In a Folk School class, you can learn intricate metalworking techniques, craft brilliantly colored molten beads or enamels, and blend diverse materials to create custom pieces. Join us for a weeklong or weekend Jewelry Class in 2016.  


Explore Our Appalachian Ways

by Cory Marie Podielski on March 25, 2016

in Class Picks, Featured Classes

Appalachia has always been a land rich in culture, imagination and community, rooted in a remarkable landscape. Since 1925 the Folk School has helped to preserve the traditions, techniques and tools of mountain life, and share them with the world. Check out these amazing class picks honoring our Appalachian ways!


How Does Your Garden Grow?

by Cory Marie Podielski on March 17, 2016

in Class Picks, Featured Classes, In the Garden

As the mountain landscape becomes greener every day, many of us are planning and planting our home gardens. This spring and summer, we offer several classes to help you cultivate your crops and enjoy the fruits of your harvest in the kitchen.


Spring is so close, you can feel it in the air! The recent beautiful weather in Brasstown has us thinking about all the exciting upcoming 2016 classes that take us out into the natural world to explore plants, animals, and the Appalachian landscape. Enjoy these class picks celebrating the great outdoors and join us this […]