Get Ready for 2017!

by Lisa Marie Ryder, Director of The Alabama Folk School

Alabama Folk School Instructor, Dorothy Dixon, teaches oil painting. 

Alabama Folk School Instructor, Dorothy Dixon, teaches oil painting. 

Next year—2017—marks the ten-year anniversary of the Alabama Folk School. We will celebrate the milestone in style with 3-day, 4-day, and week-long programs in folk art and music. Special programs include birding, blacksmithing, wooden boat building, cooking, drawing and painting, fiber arts, homesteading, music, and songwriting.

Join us next year in celebrating #10YearsOfFolk. Registration is already open for many classes and others will open in the coming months.

SAVE THE DATE! The Alabama Folk School will be in session:

·       February 17-19 (From Scratch)
·       March 17-19
·       April 17-20 (Bluegrass & Gee’s Bend)
·       May 15-19
·       June 26-29 (Youth Folk Camp)
·       August 3-6 (Wooden Boat Building)
·       September 15-17
·       October 12-15 (Old Time)
·       October 22-27
·       November 2-5

View the full list of workshops, classes, and special events here