Group Offerings

Looking for the perfect place to hold your professional or educational retreat?


to the natural beauty of our campus

Touchstone Center for Crafts is a unique craft school in the beautiful Laurel Highlands. Our campus includes professional studios, public galleries, and residential facilities

on 150 acres of lush woodlands and pristine wilderness in Farmington, PA.


with nature, yourself, and each other

Get outside and get inspired! Tour Touchstone's campus*, including our studios and galleries, to learn more about the organization's history and current offerings.


in creative thinking and doing

No experience needed! Take a guided campus tour and immerse your group in craft by participating in one of our creative experience offerings** in blacksmithing,

ceramics, drawing/painting, or glass.

Live Studio

  • Includes guided campus tour
  • 10 participants minimum
  • For adults, seniors, &/or youth (ages 6+)
  • 1.5-2.5 hours duration
  • Optional lunch add-on ***


  • Includes guided campus tour
  • 8 participants minimum
  • For adults, seniors, &/or youth (ages 6+)
  • 3-4 hours duration
  • Optional lunch add-on ***


  • Includes guided campus tour
  • 8 participants minimum
  • For adults, seniors, &/or teens (ages 14+)
  • 7-8 hours duration
  • Lunch included ***


experiences that transform ideas

In addition to a creative experience, utilize gathering spaces to host a meeting for up to 100 people and carry out your own additional team building and appreciation activities. Add another fun experience such as a drum circle.


leave refreshed and focused

Experience what it's like to be part of this creative community. The perfect getaway to explore your artistic side, collaborate, and rejuvenate!


*Touchstone's rural campus is made up of gravel walkways, grassy areas, and uneven terrain which may limit accessibility for those with mobility issues. Contact us with questions about accessibility.

**All participants are required to complete and sign a waiver of liability. Creative experience offerings vary depending on group size and ages as well as artist and studio availablity. Projects in mediums such as ceramics and glass require that you pick up your items at a later date due to kiln firing(s).

***Add-on lunch options may not be available for some sessions. Vegetarian, vegan, and/or gluten-free meals are available only with advanced notice. We cannot guarantee accommodations for all food allergies. Please consider the risk of participating in meal services if a member of your group has food allergies.