Summer Open Workshops 2017


Because we are continuously receiving applications and occasionally getting cancellations, this list is subject to change, so please check back frequently. Waiting lists are available for all full classes; there is no charge to have your name placed on a waiting list. Work study positions are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If you have questions about work-study positions or workshop availability, call 828-765-2359 ext. 1306 to speak to the registrar.



As of August 17, here are our open summer workshops:


7th Session – Books & Boxes with Susan Joy Share


7th Session – Basic Glaze Formulation with Ben Evans and Jeff Zamek


7th Session – Outer Nature: Inner Nature with Henrik Drescher (1 space left)


7th Session – Introduction to Powder Coating with Ashley Buchanan (1 space left)


7th Session – Letterpress Fundamentals with Leslie Smith

7th Session – Screen-Printing: Multi-Colored Multiples with Tonja Torgerson (1 space left)



Standby Program

Residents of certain counties in Western North Carolina and Eastern Tennessee are offered half-price tuition when they take unfilled spaces less than two weeks before the beginning of a one- or two- week class, or four weeks before the beginning of an eight-week concentration. This offer is also available to all K-12 teachers and current college, university, or community college faculty, regardless of where they live.