Vrå Folk High School
12-22 weeks (main subjects 14 hours per week):
The imagination know no bounds, and at the author course its your voice and your imagination, that is focused upon. Maybe you have been writing for years; maybe you have just begun.
Cooperation and communication, psychology, philosophy of life and citizenship. Combined with volunteer work, which you yourself can help to putting together.
Fashion & Design
Pattern composition, measuring, sewing cool clothes og sewing techniques. Redesign made from retro second hand. A good way to prepare for an education as a tailor/designer.
Ceramic, raku, glass, jewellery, bronze, painting, textile og theory.
Recording, music theory, improvisation, playing music in a band, rhythm, chords, listening, music history and recording studio.
Visual narrative techniques, photography, image editing, text writing, the genres of photojournalism. Learn to tell stories in both words and pictures.
Analog and digital. Big studio, well equipped dark chamber and gallery. Experiment with techniques as floating emulsion, cyanotypi, Van Dyke, bromoil, toninger and much more.
Danish as 2nd language
Skilled teaching in a Danish environment.
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Subjects & themes
- Art and crafts: watercolor, oil and acrylic paint courses, textile and recycling, bronze casting, jewellery, ceramic and raku
- Photography: digital photography, old techniques, model photography, portraits and fashion
- Storytelling: author courses and storytelling courses
- Dog courses - Courses about man's best friend
- Traveling courses to Iceland and Faroe Islands
- Bicycle course
- Summer courses / senior courses
- - and many more. See all the courses here (in danish)
Vrå Folk High School is located in Northern Jutland, 15 km from the North Sea. Here we have high blue skies, rough and beautiful nature. The train stops at the station in Vrå and there is only 400 m between the station and the folk high school.
Practical information about everyday life on Vrå Højskole
There will often be scheduled events in the evening during the
daily life on the week courses.
Coffee is served before lunch, after lunch and in the evening when it fits according to planned.
No smoking indoor. The rooms are included bed sheets. There is access to wireless Internet on the entire school.
It is possible to stay at special hypoallergenic rooms on the 1st floor in the western wing,
Special diet (diabetic, vegetarian) can be ordered when signing up.
Dogs are allowed, but is required to be kept away from the dining room and kitchen, if you bring your dog you need to inform us when you sign up.
Access to wireless Internet on the entire school. Access to the
fitness center in Vrå.
The schools workshops is usually free to use 24/7.
We have on Vrå Folk High School an unique opportunity for thorough counseling. This apply for both student and careers guidance, but also for the existential guidance.