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.
Summer 2017 Workshops Now Online
Penland 2016 Annual Report
Register Now for Spring 2017 Workshops
New Make/Time Podcast Series from CraftSchools.us
Resident Artist Applications due January 15
Penland Summer 2017 Internships