Penland School of Crafts

Penland 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, paper, clay, drawing, glass, iron, metals, photography, printmaking, letterpress, textiles, and wood. The school also offers artists’ residencies, local programs, and a gallery and information center.

What’s New

Summer 2018—Register Now!

Complete Summer Workshop Information

Resident Artist Program—Apply by 1/15

We’re Hiring a Director of Operations

Register for Spring 2018 Workshops

Summer Internships—Apply Now

ON THE BLOG: Summer 2018 Workshop Catalog

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