Why The Foltz Folklife Foundation?

The Foltz Folklife Foundation has been founded by the extended Foltz Pottery family wanting preserve the warmth of Ned & Gwen’s hospitality and the joy of their creativity for future generations. Their passion for the for folk art and folk ways has been a blessing to all who have stepped into their home or shop. Their zeal for the local PA German traditions is the root of their work, but their love for all things wonderful stems into a broad, diverse set of interest that has influenced everything from Gwen’s cooking to Ned’s pottery.

So now we welcome you and invite you to join the family!