The Penland Supply Store is open all year round and is the only art supply store in the area. We provide materials specifically requested by instructors, as well as a wide selection of supplies for many media.
Aside from art materials, we carry a variety of Penland-specific merchandise, handmade gift items, and craft-related books. We also house Penland’s Reading Room. For purchases and inquiries, please give us a call. North Carolina sales tax, 6.75%, will be added to all purchases. Items will ship via USPS Priority Mail or UPS.
Spring, Summer, Fall
Monday-Friday 9:00-12:15 and 12:45-5:00
Phone: 828-765-2359 x 1321
Products we carry include:
Michael Sherrill’s Mudtools
Chinese Clay Company
Wild Hair Brushes by Kent McLaughlin
Books & Paper
Bone folders, including handmade deer bone and Teflon folders
Waxed and unwaxed linen thread
Japanese hole punch sets
Fine art papers including Rives, Arches, Canson, French, Hahnemuhle, Frankfurt,
A variety of Eastern printmaking papers
A wide selection of decorative papers
Drawing & Painting
Charcoal sticks, pencils, and powder
Graphite pencils and powder
Prismacolor colored pencils
Golden acrylic paints and mediums
Liquitex acrylic paints and mediums
Winsor & Newton oil paints and watercolors
Conte crayons and pastels
Silver, copper, brass, nickel silver—sheet, wire, tubing, solder
Cold working aprons by glass artist Ethan Stern
Penland merchandise (hats, t-shirts, sweatshirts, aprons, water bottles, etc.), handmade mugs by NC potter Marsha Owen, handmade pouches and handbags by Penland neighbor Nita Forde, an array of cards and postcards, including letterpress cards by Power & Light Press, to name a few!
A wide selection of craft and art-related titles, including many of the Lark 500 series.
And much more!
Thank you for considering shopping with the Penland Supply Store, and please let us know if we can assist you with finding a particular item. We’d love to help!
As of January 1, 2020 we will no longer offer gift certificates for purchase. We will honor non-expired gift certificates. All certificates expire three years from the date of issuance. For questions about your certificate, please contact the registrar at 828-765-2359 or email email@example.com.