School of Crafts
is an international center for craft education dedicated to helping people live creative lives. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Penland offers one-, two-, and eight-week workshops in books and paper, clay, drawing, glass, iron, metals, photography, printmaking and letterpress, textiles, and wood. The school also offers artists' residencies, community collaboration programs, and a gallery and information center.
Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Workshops Now Online
Board of Trustees Response to North Carolina House Bill 2
Register Now for Summer 2016 Workshops
2016 Penland Gallery Exhibition Schedule
2016 Penland Benefit Auction Online Registration
View Penland's FY17-21 Strategic Plan