Villages Folk School Offers Art Skills Working With Your Hands
Monday, 16 September 2019 23:58
BENTONSPORT, Iowa- This year marks 10 years in business for the Villages Folk School in Van Buren County. The School offers some 70 courses taught by 20 or so instructors at various locations around the county. Blacksmith Bill Printy, and his wife Betty operate a shop called Iron and Lace in Bentonsport, a tiny town on the Des Moines River. Betty makes pottery on her wheel, with the Iowa roadside plant Queen Anne’s Lace as her signature pattern. “The villages […]