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Pennsylvania’s Premier Craft School




Help keep Touchstone strong by becoming a member.
Your membership contributions help in a variety of ways: upkeep of studios and buildings, operational expenses, upgrades to the infrastructure, and environmental stewardship of our 150-acre campus.

For more information about Membership levels visit our Membership PagePlease join now by calling 724-329-1370 or Click Here and select ‘Membership.’ It may take until the next business day for your membership to be active.


Hosting over 100 workshops, symposiums, and special events per season, and with over 150 woodland acres to manage, Touchstone is always looking for an extra hand (or ten) to help out.

If you have the time, expertise, and willingness to become a Touchstone volunteer, please call 724-329-1370. Volunteer activities usually revolve around cleaning, landscaping, and construction, but we are always willing to learn what your volunteering interests are and try and match them with our needs.


Touchstone sincerely thanks the individual donors and members whose generosity of time, expertise, and resources make the artistic, educational, and outreach programs possible.

Contributions are tax-deductible in accordance with applicable law. The official registration and financial information of Pioneer Crafts Council, d/b/a Touchstone Center for Crafts, may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 800-732-0999. Registration or contribution does not imply endorsement.

Board of Directors

Eben Myers, President

Joy Knepp, Vice President

Daryl Hutson, Treasurer
Diane DeNardo, Secretary

Glen Gardner
Mary Len Hajduk
Jan Kerr
Diane Kiproff
James Mochnsky
Michael Nashef
Helen Perilloux
Trellis Smith
John Wilson

Mission Statement: Touchstone Center for Crafts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to advance excellence in the arts and crafts by educating and encouraging individuals to develop technical skills, good design, and innovative expression.

Touchstone Center for Crafts stands in solidarity with the Black community and condemns all acts of racism, discrimination, and senseless violence. We firmly believe that everyone has a right to dignity, respect, and equality without fear. As an organization, we commit to listen and learn and to grow. We will continue to work to empower people to use art as a means of expression, a way to build community, and a powerful voice for change.

Touchstone Center for Crafts · 1049 Wharton Furnace Rd. · Farmington · PA 15437

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