Want to Volunteer in Exchange for a Folk School Class this Summer?

The campus is open for the summer and we welcome your help to create a beautiful campus that you will want to keep returning to-come for a couple of hours, a day or camp on the land for a couple of days. There will be over 25 classes on the land this summer. You can...

Rampfest Was Abundant in Every Way!

The Ramps, the spring ephemerals, food, craft, and warm and friendly company was truly abundant at RampFest 2015!! We were honored to be part of Bjorn Bergman’s abundant and creative RampFest-5th year. Volunteers went beyond the call of duty! Teachers of...

Prairie Smoke to Play Contra Dance-April 25th!

Got a hankering to swing your partner or any partner at the Driftless Folk School Contra dance? –No experience required. The Prairie Smoke Band and Jessie Downs and Liz Voz as callers. Celebrate Spring! April 25th, This Saturday Instruction: 7:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m....

April 1st Newsletter

These specialty Driftless Folk School courses are almost full: Traditional Folk Twarking, Starting a Squirrel Nut Dairy Farm, Build Your Own Jet Pack,Toothpick Carving and Construction, Community Whistling Circle..don’t miss out..Read our newsletter...

Ramps, Raspberries, Ready for Spring-

March Newsletter is Online The snow has recently melted on our new campus, revealing ambitious tiny sprouts. We know how these young, determined plants feel: bright eyed and bushy tailed. Ready to stretch our legs and get to work, and a little surprised by the...

Last Chance: Bench to Table Class

Last Chance to Sign Up for Basic Carpentry and Woodworking skills from a master craftsman who loves to teach. After the class you will be able to replicate a multi­-use bench to table. If you want to build one to take home in the class, it will be an additional $60....

Our Valentine to You-New Website and Catalog!

Ever considered building your own windmill, carving a paddle, writing a song, preparing a french dinner, forging this season’s hoe, raku-firing a handmade pot? Join a team to build benches that turn into tables,  a masonry wood fired bread/pizza oven (yeah to...

Dancing Our Way to Spring-Feb. 2nd

Dancing Our Way to Spring! New website is in first phase of launch-members and supporters are reviewing! The new Spring/Summer catalog is at the printer-available Feb 14th! 90 Courses and 4 monthly circles, Rampfest and Spoon Gathering! Every course in the catalog is...