Important July Class Update!

Posted June 26, 2020

This update is due to precautions taken by the NC state Governor Cooper. Please begin wearing a mask in and outside of all buildings on HCC campus starting at 5pm on June 26th, 2020. Masks will not be provided by the school, please bring your own and follow the links below to learn how to…

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Karen Danielson, the Traveler and Artist of Haywood Community College

Posted June 24, 2020

Karen Danielson, a Continuing Education Instructor in the HCC Creative Arts Program, is a painter and world traveler. Danielson has been traveling since she was a child, a baby even, as her mother moved her from Connecticut to California. Danielson traveled between the east and west coast throughout her young life as she was raised…

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How Greta Lutman Uses History & Science in Jewelry Making.

Posted May 1, 2020

A necklace made by Greta Lutman. Greta Lutman’s style can be summed up in these words; eclectic, unusual, and archeologically inspired. Lutman first explained how she is inspired by nature through the beginning statement,  “How human beings affect nature, that is what is interesting to me…How we interact and affect nature and not always for…

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Deanna Lynch

Posted April 3, 2020

Lynch’s functional textile work at the dinner table, where family comes together and makes memories. Family Values Inspire Family Oriented Art and Classroom Deanna Lynch grew up in many places. Relocation isn’t unknown to her but keeping close to her family has always been important. Lynch even has a beautiful embroidered D that has been…

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Meet Nirado Sloan

Posted March 20, 2020

Nirado Sloan One of Haywood Community College’s latest instructor additions to the Creative Arts Continuing Education Program is Liecester’s famous Nirado Sloan. Sloan began making jewelry first by beading gemstones over twenty years ago. Sloan then began making wire wrapped jewelry and silversmithing. She has been selling her jewelry out of her studio ever since….

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VISITING ARTIST WORKSHOP & LECTURE WITH MARGARET BOHLS

Posted September 5, 2019

Please join us in welcoming Ceramicist Margaret Bohls as the final Visiting Artist of the fall for a free demonstration workshop Friday November 1 from 10a – 4p in room 7220 with a lecture at 1p in room 7105 Margaret Bohls makes hand-built pottery that she shows and sells both locally and nationally. She received…

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Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Michael Manes of Blue Spiral 1

Posted September 4, 2019

Visiting Artist Lecture: Michael Manes of Blue Spiral 1 Gallery (Asheville) October 10, 2019, 9am Creative Arts Building room 7105, Haywood Community College Michael Manes is the director of Blue Spiral 1 Gallery (Asheville, NC)- one of Southeast’s most established galleries of contemporary fine art and craft. Michael earned his BFA from the Columbus College of Art and…

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Visiting Artist Lecture Series: East Fork Pottery

Posted September 4, 2019

October 9, 2019, 3pm Creative Arts Building room 7105, Haywood Community College As part of our American Craft Week Celebrations we are thrilled to welcome Connie Matisse, Alex Matisse and John Vigeland, the founding members of East Fork Pottery. The will be giving in-depth lecture on their marketing strategy. This event is part of our Visiting Artist…

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