***FULL CLASSES***

Posted July 23, 2018

Hello and Happy Monday! Just a quick update to say that the following classes are full. If you had your heart set on one of hese classes at these times you can call 828.565.4240 to get on a waitlist or there are similar options for classes that still have open spaces. Winter/Spring counterparts are listed…

Read More →


HCC Continuing Education Creative Arts Welcomes Alicia O’Dell!

Posted July 9, 2018

Please extend a hearty hello to new instructor Alicia O’Dell. Alicia will be teaching intro and intermediate jewelry classes. Alicia O’Dell has been making jewelry for 15 years, learning how to make her first pair of earrings as a teenager. This moment ignited a creative passion to create and learn! She has studied and taught…

Read More →


HCC Professional Crafts & Haywood County Arts Council: Call for Artists!

Posted June 13, 2017

Haywood Community College Professional Crafts Alumni Invited to Submit Work to Juried Exhibition at Haywood County Arts Council Haywood County alumni of Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts programs are invited to apply to participate in a juried exhibition in the Haywood County Arts Council Gallery. This special exhibition celebrates the joint 40th Anniversary of the…

Read More →


Call to Artists!

Posted June 8, 2017

HCC Professional Crafts alumni who are also current residents of Haywood County are invited to participate in a juried exhibition in the Haywood County Arts Council Gallery! This special exhibition celebrates the joint 40th Anniversary of the Professional Crafts Program at Haywood Community College and the Haywood County Arts Council and will be on display…

Read More →


Lindsay Williamson to lead Homesteading Courses at HCC!

Posted December 14, 2016

Backyard Homesteading-From Bee Charmer to Forager, Lindsay Williamson Keeps It Interesting Backyard homesteading started out as a labor of love for Lindsay Williamson. Now it comes as second nature. Lindsay embarked on the journey to find alternatives for her family who suffered from food sensitivities. The flavor and nutritional value of sprouting and grinding her…

Read More →


Instrument Building with Professional Crafts Alum Bill Weinert!

Posted December 14, 2016

Haywood Community College is proud to present classes with Professional Crafts alum and local Luthier, Bill Weinert.  This series of classes is a skill building series comprising Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Lutherie.  Through these classes, Weinert will share his six years of knowledge and teach students the history and construction of stringed instruments while remaining aware of…

Read More →


Professional Crafts Alum featured in The Mountaineer!

Posted December 8, 2016

We love seeing our alums thriving in their chosen craft: “Deanna Lynch, 2014 Haywood Community College Professional Crafts Fiber graduate, found a niche in the market and is making her mark. Her business, Deanna Lynch Textiles, is weaving yardage for private label work with a New York designer as well as an Asheville fashion designer.”…

Read More →


New Music Offerings at HCC!!!

Posted December 2, 2016

CLYDE, NC – Haywood Community College Continuing Education Creative Arts is pleased to announce an expanded selection of music classes spearheaded by Julie and Bryan McConnell of local music school McConnell’s Music . Julie and Bryan will be teaching vocal, percussion and two levels of string classes with an emphasis on practical theories and physical techniques –…

Read More →