About the Instructor
Amanda Thatch is the Studio Coordinator for Textiles and Drawing/Painting at Penland School of Crafts. She has spent time as a resident artist at Art Farm in Nebraska; a studio intern at Women’s Studio Worksho; an Allesee Fellow aboard the traveling museum Artrain USA; and a Core Fellow at Penland. She has been a visiting artist and instructor for topics including natural dye, weaving, paper making, and book binding. She recently had work in shows at El Centro de las Artes de San Agustín in Oaxaca, Mexico, and at Turchin Center for the Arts in Boone, North Carolina.