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Paint it! Draw It!

It’s that time of the year when students are preparing to return to school. For the first day, the feeling of excitement, enthusiasm, and even a little nervousness is in the air. Arriving at school for a new year, students know they will be challenged, learn, and grow. Walking into a class for the first time […]

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  Come on down to Brasstown the week of August 13- September 6 for Scottish Heritage Week at the Folk School, featuring a festive week of Celtic themed classes and demonstrations. If you are of Scottish descent, or merely love the culture, come enjoy a “taste of Scotland” through fascinating history and stories, lively music […]

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Try Your Hand at Painting & Drawing

by Cory Marie Podielski on May 24, 2014

in Featured Classes, Paint it! Draw It!

The Folk School offers traditional Painting and Drawing classes that encourage you to embrace the natural beauty of the Folk School Campus. Bring your vision to life through different media – acrylics, watercolor, pen & ink, pencils, and more. Capture pastoral landscapes or colorful blooms and watch your canvas come to life in classes like: […]

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Mill House Painting

by Cory Marie Podielski on March 18, 2014

in Folk School Folks, Out and About, Paint it! Draw It!

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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  We are excited about a new painting class at the Folk School celebrating the beauty of a favorite flower – the iris! June Rollins, known for her gorgeous dreamscapes, is teaching a watercolor class: All About Iris – Intermediate Watercolor February 16-22. Why the iris you might ask? June explains her passion for the […]

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