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Featured Classes

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.


What do you love about spring? Have you experienced it in the mountains of North Carolina? The flowers have begun to burst open in joyful colors, the birds are singing, the air is fresh and the world is alive! Would you like to paint it? Come join us at the peak of spring for a […]


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 […]