April’s podcast episode is continuing the conversation on craft and community. Quilter Zak Foster stopped by the Foxfire Museum to take a look at our textile collection and talk about his experiences building community through his craft.

Read the transcript here.

Check out Zak’s website.

Explore the Quilty Nook.

Follow Zak’s journey at the folk school on his Instagram: @zakfoster.quilts

Learn more about the folk school at folkschool.org

Foxfire curator Kami Ahrens (far right), shows Zak Foster (center) and Foxfire intern Lexi (far left) a historic friendship quilt. Image courtesy of Robert Grand.

Examining the friendship quilt close up. Image courtesy of Robert Grand.

Zak during his interview. Image courtesy of Robert Grand.