Welcome to The Folk School of Fairbanks

The Folk School is fertile ground for curious minds and active hands. Join in, take classes, learn new skills, hone old skills, share stories, expand horizons, have fun and become part of an exciting community.

 Are you looking for a truly unique summer adventure? Register now for Week in the Woods (June 27 – July 1) and Week on the River (August 6 – 10)!

 

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Upcoming Events

Jul
11
Sat
10:00 am Coptic Binding — (2 Day Class)
Coptic Binding — (2 Day Class)
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Coptic Binding ---  (2 Day Class) @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Coptic Binding – In Cooperation with Northwoods Book Arts Guild (2 day class) Instructor: Margo Klass Coptic binding is a time-honored and versatile method of binding journals, sketchbooks, photo albums, and much more. Its dominant[...]
Jul
19
Sun
10:00 am Fishbone Fold Structures
Fishbone Fold Structures
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fishbone Fold Structures @ The Folk School | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Fishbone Fold Structures – In Cooperation with Northwoods Book Arts Guild Instructor: Connie Stricks Join this workshop to create the “Fishbone Fold Book,” a sculptural structure attributed to master book artist Hedi Kyle. Constructed from[...]
Aug
6
Thu
all-day Week on the River 2015
Week on the River 2015
Aug 6 all-day
Week on the River 2015 @ Tanana River | Fairbanks | Alaska | United States
Week on the River 2015 (5 day course) WHO: Anyone interested in learning river-related subsistence and craft skills at a rustic Tanana River  camp.  The program is open to people ages 8 and up.  18 and[...]

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