Looking for fun weekends of learning and networking with peers? Celebrate our craft heritage and join us for a weekend symposium. The 2017 Symposium Series includes a variety of mediums and a myriad of topics that will appeal to all makers. As Pennsylvania's only residential craft school, Touchstone's convenient geography makes it the ideal mid-Atlantic platform for these gatherings. More information to come soon!
> Throwdown 2017: A Ceramics Symposium
> Torched 2017: A Glass Symposium
An exciting weekend of ceramics and glass demonstrations, lectures, and a good, old-fashioned throwdown.
> Pigment 2017: A Painting Retreat
> Fiber Arts Forum I
An immersive weekend of painting and fiber arts demonstrations, lectures, and hands-on activities.
> Ninth Annual Jim Campbell Hammer-In
> Alchemist Picnic IV: A Mid-Atlantic Metals Retreat
A yearly celebration of all things blacksmithing and metalsmithing, complete with demonstrations, lectures, and a bonfire.
September 29-October 1
> Keystone Metals Forum IV
An opportunity for dialogue and collaboration between established and emerging metalsmiths from across the Commonwealth and beyond.
> Independence 2017: A Mosaic Symposium
This weekend gathering will celebrate independence of thought and action in the ancient medium of mosaic.