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Appalachian Ghost Story Trading Cards

A mountain landscape scene with blue mountains and a green field. An owl is perched on a tree with a full moon lighting the scene.Appalachian Ghost Story Trading Cards

Instructor: Lauren Medford

Location: Sycamore Bdg, RM 7105    Tuition: 124.00

Prepare yourself to make some hauntingly delightful prints of local ghost stories! In the class we will learn the basics of relief printmaking by using ghost stories as our subject matter. Each student will select an Appalachian ghost story to depict in a print, carve a block, print it, and trade with fellow classmates. Each student will print enough prints to exchange with classmates. 

Students are responsible for materials and materials cost is around $85.00 depending on where students purchase supplies. Please scroll to below for supplies list. Please call 828-565-4152 with any questions. The image to the left is the book cover of one of the class texts and is listed below with the other class materials.


Course Code                                       Date                   Time

CSP-4000-24930: 41154                   9/14-10/19        Thursday, 5:30PM – 8:00PM

Registration Deadline: 9/7/23 

How to Register by Email:

1. Download Creative Arts Registration Form (Form must be fully completed to be accepted)

2. Email completed form to

3. If you are registering through email please await a Successful Confirmation Registration Email.
This service is only available to those that register by email. 

How to Register in Person:

Please visit Student Services Department on the top floor of the Hemlock Building at
185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC 28721.



Materials/Cost: $85 Depending on where students source their materials.

  • Speedball Super Value Block Printing Starter Kit – Includes Ink, Brayer, Lino Handle and Cutters, Speedy-Carve, $29.99 Amazon & (Item: #40310-1009)
  • Arnhem 1618 Paper Pad by Speedball - 8-1/2" x 11", 20 sheets, $22.56, (Item: #13862-1001)
  • Blick Battleship 12x12 in UNMOUNTED, Gray Linoleum, $5.30, (Item: #40404-1124)
  • BOOK: Ghosts of the Southern Mountains and Appalachia by Nancy Roberts
  • BOOK: Mountain Ghost Stories and Curious Tales of Western North Carolina by Randy Russell & Janet Barnett,