We are aware that COVID-19 is affecting the scheduling of events and other gatherings throughout our community. As we all work together to respond to this crisis, we understand that many events on this site may not yet be updated with the most current closure information. We encourage you to check with event organizers and venues regarding the status of any event you are looking to attend. Thank you.
Penland’s Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 workshops are now online, and registration is open.
Penland offers intensive 8-week concentrations and 1-week workshops in a range of media including clay, metals, glass, textiles, iron, wood, printmaking, books, and more. Scholarships are available for all 8-week sessions.
The deadline for fall scholarships is August 1, 2016. Please share this opportunity with your students and colleagues.
More information about Penland’s workshops and artist residencies can be found at