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Penland School of Crafts

Direct Phone: (828) ***-**** ext. ****       

Penland School of Crafts

67 Doras Trail

Penland, North Carolina 28765

United States

Company Description

Penland School is a nonprofit, tax-exempt institution that receives support from individuals, foundations, corporations and from the North Carolina Arts Council, an agency funded by the state of North Carolina and the National Endowment for the Arts, whic ... more

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Employment History

Board Member
North Carolina Arts Council

Board Member
Foundation for Mitchell County

Executive Director
Zoller Gallery


Board Member
UNC Center for Craft Creativity and Design

Board Member
Mitchell County Community Foundation

Board Member
Craft Emergency Relief Fund

Craft Liberation Front


California College of Arts and Crafts

North Carolina State University

University of North Carolina

Studio Art with an emphasis in printmaking
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Studio Art

Studio Art
University of California , Chico

Bachelor's degree
studio art
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Liberal Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Liberal Studies
NC State University

Master's degree
liberal studies
North Carolina State University

studio art degree

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Jean McLaughlin, Little ...

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Jean McLaughlin, Little Switzerland Executive director of Penland School of Crafts since 1998, Jean has focused her energies on strategic planning, external relations, facilities construction and renovation, board development, and fundraising. She currently spearheads a $30 million Campaign for Penland's Future. Jean came to Penland after serving 16 years at the NC Arts Council as Director of Visual Arts and later Director of Statewide Initiatives. A native North Carolinian, she holds an MA in Liberal Studies from NC State University, and a BA in Studio Art from UNC-CH. She also studied textiles at the California College of Arts and Crafts, NC State University, and Penland School of Crafts.

Panelists include Bill May, ...

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Panelists include Bill May, Director, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN; Stuart Kestenbaum, Director, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME; Jean McLaughlin, Director, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC; Kristin Muller, Director, Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, NJ; and Jim Baker, Director, Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA. Moderated by Ennis Carter, Director, Social Impact Studios

Jean McLaughlin, one of the ...

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Jean McLaughlin, one of the staff people at the North Carolina Arts Council, was named director of Penland. She asked me to visit Penland and soon after she asked me to be on her board, and I did that for eight years. Again, a totally different kind of thing from the furniture business.

Jean McLaughlin, Executive ...

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Jean McLaughlin, Executive Director, Penland School of Crafts, will lead a conversation with Kathryn Gremley, Penland Gallery & Visitors Center Director, and artists Kate Vogel and Stoney Lamar, in which the participants will discuss the 2016 inaugural program.

Panelists Michael James, artist, Chair and Professor of Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design, University of Nebraska; Jean McLaughlin, Executive Director, Penland School of Crafts; Jennifer Tansey, Director, Tansey Contemporary, Santa Fe; and Jack Walsh, contemporary art quilt collector, will discuss current thoughts and trends in contemporary quilt making from their varying perspectives, and underline the relevance and importance of the art quilt to the contemporary art scene.

"This level of support is unprecedented ...

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"This level of support is unprecedented in Penland's 86-year history," says Penland's director, Jean McLaughlin.

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