Open Workshops

Summer Workshops with Open Spaces

As of May 12, the following workshops still had at least one open space. If you don’t see the workshop you want, we encourage you to add your name to the waiting list, which you can do here. Spaces often open up, and there is no charge to be added to the waiting list. This list is subject to change; please check back frequently.

Fall enrollment is ongoing.

To confirm current workshop availability, find the workshop in our registration system or call 828-765-2359.

Books

Session 3
Jeffrey Evergreen–The Mechanical Image: Process, Modularity, and Distributed Form

 

Session 4
Maria Veronica San Martin–Creating an Artists’ Books
Tatiana Ginsberg–Layering Paper: Creating Imagery

 

Session 5
Béatrice Coron and Colette Fu–Prep! Cut! Pop!!

 

Session 6
Rory Sparks–Fluxbooks
Delaney Smith–Recording Surfaces (paper sculpture)

Session 7
Jeffrey Altepeter–Traditional Calf Bindings

 

Clay

Session 7

Reggie Pointer–Play with Clay

 

Drawing and Painting

Session 2

Susan Goethel Campbell–Drawing as Process: Investigation through Materials

 

Session 4

Curtis Bartone–Beyond Tradition

 

Glass

Session 2

Jasen Johnsen and Karen Willenbrink-Johnsen–Hot-Glass Sculpting

 

Session 3

Sally Prasch–Sum of the Parts (flameworking)

Kim Harty–Glass Somatics (hot glass)

 

Session 4

Jason McDonald–But Is It Efficient? (hot glass)

Ann Petters–The Poetics of Glass (casting)

 

Session 5

John Littleton and Kate Vogel–Captured in Glass (casting)

 

Session 6 

Lisa Demagall–Delighting in the Details (flameworking)

 

Session 7

Michael Krupiarz–Observe and Execute (hot glass)

 

Iron

Session 2

Eric Fuertes–Straight Fire (casting)

 

Session 3

Daniel Souto and Stephen Yusko–Material Studies (forging/fabrication)

 

Session 4

Andrew Hayes–Truth in Fabrication

 

Session 5

Christoph Friedrich–Techniques to Ideas (forging)

 

Session 6

Rebekah Frank–Boxed | Unboxed (forging/fabrication)

 

Session 7

Lisa Geertsen–Have Fun with It, Folx! (forging)

 

Metals

Session 1 

Lydia Martin–Witness Lines (hollow forming)

 

Session 2

Danni Xu–Illustration in Enamel

Jaydan Moore–Fabrication

 

Session 3

Kristin Mitsu Shiga–The Language of Jewelry

Lauren Kalman–Hydraulic Press: Symbols and Specimens

 

Session 4

Aaron Decker–Enameling in the Round

 

Session 5 

Brian Fleetwood–Cast in Stone: Tufa Casting for Jewelry 

 

Session 6

Melis Agabigum and Joshua Kosker–Material Hierarchy: From Gold to Glue (jewelry)

Tom Beard and Julia Woodman–Flatware: Forged and Formed with 3D Tessellation

 

Session 7

Rachelle Thiewes–The Moving Canvas (jewelry)

 

Photo

Session 3

Bridget Conn–Lightwork: Exploring Cameraless Photography

 

Session 4

David Samuel Stern–Focused Photography

 

Session 6

Susan Bryant–Handcoloring Black and White Photographs

 

Print and Letterpress

Session 1

Kathryn Hunter–Movable Letterpress

 

Session 4

John Hitchcock–Screenprint Demo City!

Jim and Bill Moran–On the Record (letterpress)

 

Session 5

Rebecca Chamlee–Photorealistic Letterpress

 

Session 6

Kristina Paabus–Intaglio and the Hybrid Print

Bryce McCloud–Interactive Portraiture Print-O-Rama

 

Session 7

Heinrich Toh–High-Rolling Monoprints

 

Textiles

Session 1

Edwina Bringle–Workshop of Exploration and Possibilities (weaving)

 

Session 3

Andrea Donnelly–Woven Cloth, Raw Material

 

Session 4

Adele Stafford–Cloth Is Material (weaving)

 

Session 7 

Karen Hampton–Strip-Woven Storytelling

 

Wood

Session 2

Taeho Kwon–A Quest for 1,000 Years (furniture)

 

Session 4

Michael Puryear–Working in a Vacuum

 

Session 6

Adrien Segal–Carve, Bend, Shape