The Folk School of Fairbanks offers a variety of year round and seasonal classes.
Please check our events calendar or our upcoming classes regularly to see current classes we are offering.


Birch Bark Containers

The Folk School offers classes in many hands-on disciplines, including:

  • Woodworking and Carving (view a photo documentary of a Greenwood Chair Building class)
  • Basket Weaving and Bark Arts
  • Wilderness and Homesteading Skills
  • Fiber Arts
  • Bone, Antler, & Skin Work

By definition a Folk School responds to the needs of the community.

If you have suggestions of classes you would like to see offered, please contact us!