Historic Ramsey House(865) 546-0745


Feb 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn all about the use and trade of tin in the 18th century from local professional Tinsmith, David Drake. This workshop is an instructional, hands-on workshop, where participants will have the chance to make their[...]
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
On February 24, a four hour discussion and demonstration devoted to furniture making during the Federal Period (1788-1825) will be given by Master Woodworker, Hal Galbraith.  The talk begins with the design and function of[...]
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Unfortunately, we did not have enough participation in this event to be able to run the workshop. We hope to reschedule this event later on in the year. If you are interested in this workshop[...]
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn what is quickly becoming a lost art. The Appalachian area is known for its handmade quilts know for their beauty, as well as their warmth and utility. Learn cutting, piecing and quilting and take[...]
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn to paint the fun way with and create a beautiful painting worthy of hanging in your home.  It doesn’t matter what your skill level is, come and paint while enjoying your favorite wine and[...]
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Have you found something in grandma’s attic that you think may be of some value or curious about identifying a piece that has been in the family for as long as you can remember? Bring[...]
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author, teacher and storyteller Fred Sauceman is coming back to Ramsey House for a return engagement. Be entertained and amused by stories of an Appalachian family, their food and lore. Ridgewood Barbecue (1948) was established[...]
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chip Bailey, a Teaching Artist with the Tennessee Arts Commission, will present a workshop on the life and music of Stephen Collins Foster at the Historic Ramsey House.  His tragic life and glorious music will[...]
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Reagan De Busk will teach traditional Irish (or Scottish) music on the penny whistle and simple system flute.  The class will cover the basics of traditional music, basic techniques and styles of playing. They will[...]