Education - Non-Credit Classes and Workshops


Key to type of school:

4 - four year college + graduate degrees
2 - two year college 
cs - arts/crafts school or center
js - jewelry school/training
ae - adult education or continuing education
eh - elder hostel

  • Art League of Northern, VA, The (cs)
    Classes range from beginner to advanced.
    101 Union Street; Alexandria,VA
    703 683-1780
  • Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts (cs)
    556 Parkway; Gatlinburg, TN 37738
  • Bass Museum School of Art (ae)
    2121 Park Ave.; Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • The Baum School of Art (cs)
    Classes for adults and children
    510 Linden Street; Allentown, PA 18102
  • The Beverley Street Studio School (cs)
    Classes for adults
    24 West Beverley Street, Staunton, VA 24401
  • California Institute of Jewelry Training (js)
    5800 Winding Way; Carmichael CA 95608
  • Camp Med-O-Lark (cs)
    Summer classes for children
    82 Medolark Road, Washington, ME 04574
  • Cubberley Center (ae)
    Ongoing enamel classes taught by Sandra E. Bradshaw
    4000 Middlefield Road; Palo Alto, CA
  • Craft Students League (cs)
    Since 1932, the YWCA-NYC Craft Students League (CSL) has been offering outstanding programs in craft and fine art to women and men.
    YWCA of the City of NY
    610 Lexington Ave.; New York, NY
    Phone: 212.735.9731; email
  • The Crucible (cs)
    Arts education center which fosters collaboration of arts, Industry, and community. Enameling program run by Judy Stone
    1260 7th St.; Oakland, California 94607
    Phone: 510-444-0919; email
  • Foothill Creative Arts Group (cs)
    Ongoing enamel classes taught by Suzanne Kustner
    108 N. Baldwin; Sierra Madre, CA 91024
    Phone: 626-355-8350; email
  • Haystack Mountain School of Crafts (cs)
    PO Box 518; Deer Isle, Maine 04627
  • Horizons, the New England Craft Program (ae)
    PO Box 2206; Amherst, MA 01004
  • John C. Campbell Folk School (ae/eh)
    Separate enamel building with enameling workshops year round
    One Folk School Rd.; Brasstown, NC 28902
    1-800-FOLK SCH
  • Kulicke School of Jewelry Art (ae)
    Learn Jewelry Design by Interpreting Jewelry from Ancient Rome, Greece and Egypt, including Cloisonne, granulation/fusing, filigree, chainmaking, stone cutting and setting and more.
    239 New Road, Suite B 101; Parsippany, NJ 07054
  • Metal Werx (js)
    Community metals studio and metalworking school where day and evening classes and weekend workshops are held.
    10 Walnut Street; Woburn MA 01801
    Phone: 781-937-3532; Fax: 781-937-3955
  • Newark Museum of Art: Arts Workshop (ae)
    Newark, NJ
  • 92nd  St. Y (ae)
    1395 Lexington Ave.; New York, NY 10128
  • Oregon College of Arts and Crafts (cs) (4)
    8425 S.W. Barnes Rd.; Portland, OR 97225
  • Penland School of Crafts (cs)
    P.O. Box 37; Penland, NC 28765-0037
  • Peninsula Art School (ae)
    3906 Hwy F; PO Box 304; Fish Creek, WI 54212-0304
  • Peters Valley Craft Center (ae)
    19 Kuhn Road; Layton, New Jersey 07851
  • Palomar College (2)(ae)
    Hosts enamel workshops
    1140 West Mission Rd.; San Marcos, CA 92060
  • Pocosin Arts School of Fine Craft
    Year round workshops offered in a variety of media including clay, metals, fibers, mixed media, painting drawing and more.
    201 Main Street, Columbia, NC 27925
  • Pratt Fine Arts Center (ae)
    1902 South Main St.; Seattle, WA 98144
  • Revere Academy (js)
    760 Market St., Suite 939; San Francisco, CA 94102
  • The Richmond Art Center (ae)
    Ongoing enamel classes for children and adults taught by R. P. Leaf
    2540 Barrett ST.; Richmond, CA 94804
  • Sharon Art Studio(cs)
    Classes for children and adults
    1032 Irving Street, #520, San Francisco, CA 94122
    415-753-7004, email
  • Snow Farm: The New England Craft Program (ae)
    5 Clary Road, Williamsburg, MA 01096
    413-268-3101, email
  • Wichita Center for the Arts (ae)
    9112 E. Central; Wichita, KS 67209