A Brief History of Pom-Poms

January 25, 2023

Where do Pom-Poms come from? Learn their history!

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I Was Hooked! Barn/Hex Signs

May 24, 2022

Janet Walker Beckman reached out to Marine Mills Folk School recently to share her burgeoning interest in creating barn/hex signs. We love to celebrate and…

Be Your Best Self!

March 24, 2022

It may be the International Day for Achievers but you don’t need to feel pressured by us to be anything except your best self! When you take…


March 17, 2022

This St. Patrick’s Day we wish you the traditional luck o’ the Irish, no matter what your family traditions.  At MMFS we know we’re lucky…

Get Your MMFS Merch Here!

March 10, 2022

Be creative with your projects — and leave the fashion to us! Get your Marine Mills Folk School apparel here. 

1 + 1 + Infinite Possibilities!

March 3, 2022

We think that making art makes the world a better place. And, if you team up with someone to learn a craft together, that’s an even more powerful way…

Nurture Your Hidden Talents

February 24, 2022

Did you know that many U.S. presidents had secret talents? It’s true! George Washington was a dancer and Eisenhower was a painter.* From performing music, stilt-walking,…

Make Time During the Shortest Month

February 3, 2022

Take a mental health break with any of our classes – escape into learning as you share time and laughter with old and new friends.  Whether…

Staying Safe

January 20, 2022

We’re all paying attention to the rising numbers of Covid cases.  Our Board recently reviewed our Covid protocols, you can see them here.  We are continuing to require…

Improved Registration Process

January 13, 2022

Speaking of new beginnings, MMFS has made some changes to our online registration process.  If you notice something that seems wonky, please let us know!  We don’t…

What’s Up at MMFS?

January 6, 2022

Interested to learn the secrets of spoon carving from a master carver?  We’ve got one spot left for this weekend’s 2-day session, grab it! Or how about starting…