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It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 3

It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 3

Hosts Kami Ahrens and TJ Smith introduce you to Aunt Arie Carpenter, one of Foxfire’s most visited contacts. This episode features clips from the first recorded interview at Arie’s house...
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Spring Intern: Chelsea Flowers

Spring Intern: Chelsea Flowers

As we say goodbye to yet another intern, we asked our spring intern Chelsea Flowers to sum up her experiences at Foxfire.  I feel like I just got here! The reality is, it’s been four months and...
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Foxfire In Time

Foxfire In Time

As our 53rd year of the Foxfire  high school magazine program rapidly approaches, we find ourselves looking back at all the organization has accomplished! This timeline provides a cursory, yet...
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Rush Chair Bottoming

Taught by Foxfire contact and demonstrator Kermit Rood, this two-day class introduces the student to the fundamentals of chair bottoming, with a focus on rush-style weaving. For the class, students...
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Making Medicine Workshop

Learn to the basics of making herb tinctures in this hands-on workshop using wild herbs that we’ll harvest together and a few dried herbs from the apothecary. You’ll learn several techniques for...
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Beginning Weaving

This two-day introduction to weaving is taught by resident weaver Sharon Grist and covers: the mechanics of three kinds of floor looms how to do graph paper draw-downs of weave structures the...
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Herb Day at Foxfire

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Phillips cabin, a historic structure that has been reinterpreted as an herbalist’s apothecary. The event will feature a dedication, guided plant...
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It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 2

It Still Lives: Season 1, Episode 2

“It Still Lives, Part 2” Hosts Kami Ahrens and TJ Smith share more content from the “It Still Lives” album off the Foxfire record. This episode explores mountain folk music,...
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