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Workshop Room and Board


  • Room and board is available during summer weekend and week-long workshops.

    • Participants stay in cabins on the grounds of the Appalachian Center for Craft in Smithville, Tennessee.

    • Room and board is a package. If you register for a room, you must also register for board.

    • Persons electing not to stay in housing may purchase meals a la carte.

  • Cabins

    • Cabins have two or four bedrooms sharing a common living space.

    • Each bedroom has a private bath, two twin beds, a large walk-in closet, night stands, dressers, lamps, air conditioning and a full set of linens and towels.

    • Cabins have double occupancy. Registrants may make roommate requests during the registration process. Registrants may also request a single room - we cannot guarantee single occupancy due to the limited number of rooms on our campus.

    • Cabins are within walking distance of studios.


  • Meals

    • Meals are served in the Blue Water Grille on the Hill, the Craft Center's on-site café

    • Room and board

      • Week-long workshops includes 15 meals: Sunday, dinner; Monday-Thursday, breakfast, lunch and dinner: Friday, breakfast and lunch.

      • Weekend workshops include 6 meals: dinner Friday; breakfast, lunch and dinner Saturday; and breakfast and lunch Sunday.


  • Eligibility

    • Room and board is open to any workshop participant while enrolled in a workshop.

    • If space is available, workshop participants may bring a guest to share a room. Guests pay the full room and board fee.

    • All guests must be 18 years of age or older unless participating in the inter-generational workshops. Each inter-generational workshop participant who is between the ages of 12-17 and the accompanying/participating adult share the same room.

    • Guests not enrolled in a workshop may take meals in the dining hall and attend workshop instructor presentations.

    • Guests are not permitted to attend workshop sessions unless registered for the workshop.


  • Room and Board Fees

    • Weekend workshops - include 6 meals – dinner, Friday; breakfast, lunch and dinner, Saturday; and breakfast and lunch, Sunday - $196.00

    • Week-long workshops - include 15 meals – dinner, Sunday; breakfast, lunch and dinner Monday – Thursday; and breakfast and lunch, Friday - $490.00


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