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  Terry Chapman is one of our woodcarving students who recently took Carousel Horses with Ira Chaffin. Chapman has just posted an entry on Highland Woodworking Blog about his experience at the Folk School.  Read his blog here.   Enjoy a woodcarving class at the Folk School 


Do you find yourself daydreaming about your time at the Folk School? Take a moment to pay a virtual visit to the Folk School and watch this video to see what’s happening this week!  


Jan Davidson has been up to something this week- which is not unusual. Every Monday, Jan plays Morningsong and tells the history of the Folk School. This week he’s been visiting the Folk School students in their studios and he’s made a fantastic film about his adventures.  What kind of adventures have Jan and the […]


We’ve taken a peek in some of the classes at the Folk School this week. See what the students are up to! Folk Harp with Lorinda Jones (that’s her class playing and singing in the video!) Charleston Sweetgrass Basketry with Sarah Hammond Blacksmithing 18th Century Tobacco and Smoking Implements with Jerry Darnell


A Trip to the Goldhagen Glass Studio

by Lauren on October 10, 2012

in Studio Tours

On Tuesday afternoon, Folk School students piled into a caravan of vehicles and drove down the road to Hayesville. There they visited David Goldhagen, a local artist who creates incredible sculptures and vessels in his glass blowing studio. Apart from the art and David himself, David’s studio features several impressive features. The first thing I […]

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