Soft and Stitched: Textile Artists from Haywood Community College

Posted March 17, 2016

Opening at HART Theater April 8th – May 9th Rodwell Gallery Waynesville, NC – Haywood Community College Continuing Education Creative Arts Department, Haywood County Arts Council and Hart Theater invite the community to enjoy artwork by local fiber artists on view in the Rodwell Gallery and running concurrently with Red Velvet Cake War, a play…

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Announcing Additional Spring Classes!

Posted February 16, 2016

Registration is open now! Haywood Community College Continuing Education Creative Arts is pleased to offer a selection of additional classes for April and May. Local ceramicist Kelsey Schissel, of Plays in Mud Pottery (www.playsinmud.com), will be teaching two 8 week courses aimed at the more advanced potter: Ceramics 2: Intermediate Throwing and Finding Your Voice…

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Announcing a New Class! Blacksmithing for Jewelers – Hammer and Heat

Posted February 16, 2016

Get creative with an inexpensive material you can get at the scrapyard! Learn the basics of blacksmithing and see how far you can take it. Techniques covered in this course will include forging tapers, upsetting, bending, scrolling, splitting and torch welding steel. The scale of these techniques can be enlarged or decreased to meet the…

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Opportunity For Current Students And Recent Graduates

Posted October 28, 2015

Please keep checking this site and our Facebook page for updates, deadlines and a date for the first informative meeting! The Creative Arts department at Haywood Community College is excited to announce our participation in the Atlanta American Craft Council show in March 2016.  This is an amazing opportunity we are eager to share with current students…

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A VIEW INTO HCC’S CREATIVE ARTS PROGRAM BY GREG VINEYARD: Part II

Posted August 10, 2015

A View Into HCC’s Creative Arts Program, Part II by Greg Vineyard – In July’s issue, we started a conversation with Kari Rinn, Director of Creative Arts at Haywood Community College. HCC’s Mission is to “provide accessible, affordable, and high-quality education, workforce training, and lifelong learning.” This month, we continue with more of her answers about art and craft in our region, and at…

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Closing Reception: A Conversation Piece

Posted July 30, 2015

Closing Reception: A Conversation Piece Thursday, September 24th, 2015 5 pm – 7 pm Creative Arts Building Gallery Haywood Community College Creative Arts Department invites the community to join us in the closing reception of our current show A Conversation Piece. Works of art from the Creative Arts Quilting and Upholstery classes are on display in the…

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HCC Community Craft Night

Posted July 22, 2015

woman weaving a basket

Goal: To better serve the community; to promote crafts, creativity, dialogue and community. When: The 2nd Thursday of each month from 4p- 8p. Beginning Aug 13th. Where: Creative Arts Building, multi-purpose room 7105 What: A community craft night open to students, alumni and community members. A chance for anyone interested to gather, create and communicate….

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