Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

Week-long workshops, as well as a residency program designed to provide pre-professional, self-directed artists time and space to develop a major body of work.

Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Penland School of Crafts

An international center for craft education dedicated to helping people live creative lives. Penland offers one-, two-, and eight-week workshops in books, paper, clay, drawing, glass, iron, metals, photography, printmaking, letterpress, textiles, and wood. The school also offers artists’ residencies, local programs, and a gallery and information center.

Bakersville, North Carolina

Tastes & Textiles Tours from Sapori e Saperi Adventures

Small group tours that focus on textiles, traditional crafts, artisan food producers, art, architecture, and music in various regions of Italy. Email