Welcome to Southern Appalachian Folk School
Surrounded by the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Southern Appalachian Folk School is located in Jasper, GA – Georgia’s First Mountain City.
We follow in the footsteps of the Danish folk school tradition of fostering a love for lifelong learning and teaching foundation skills practiced by the rural farmer.
Woodworking Jewelry Herbal Studies Leatherwork Quilting Music
Fiber Arts Basketry Chair Caning Storytelling Soap Making
Southern Appalachian Folk School aims to provide the homeplace that will allow us to preserve and share our beautiful mountain culture with the world. Part of that culture is doing things in ways that allow you to take time to craft, observe, build and nurture until something is just right.