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Mill House Painting

by Cory Marie Podielski on March 18, 2014

in Folk School Folks, Out & About, Painting & Drawing

Look what friend of the Folk School, Liz Dahmen, found at an estate sale in Beacon, NY this past weekend: It’s a beautiful painting of Mill House by the Blacksmith Shop! We don’t know the back-story, but the signature reads “F Caplan 1999.” Liz has a good eye and found a treasure in an unexpected […]

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Today at 9:00am, be sure to tune in to hear Jan Davidson on the radio with Mary Beth Lodge on What Matters: Creativity and Craft.


As you may have heard, Jan Davidson, our director, recently took a trip to Los Angeles for A Celebration of the Life & Work of David Rakoff at the New Beverly Cinema. David Rakoff was known for his humor writing which was often featured on the NPR program “This American Life.” He was also a […]



AARP has written an article called “Culinary Travel” featuring the Folk School in AARP The Magazine! Read it online here.