Crafts Center at North Carolina State University

  • Address: 2241 Dunn Ave., Frank Thompson Building, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Phone: 919.515.2457


For over 40 years The Crafts Center has functioned as an art school specializing in crafts classes and workshops in art, pottery, sculpture, weaving, fiber arts, photography, woodworking, glass, jewelry, lapidary, and more. NC State’s Crafts Center provides a friendly and informal learning environment for students and craftspeople of all levels in its state-of-the-art studio spaces. It is considered to be one of the finest university crafts programs in the country. Classes and studio use are available to NC State students, alumni, employees, and the general public. The Crafts Center is located in the Frank Thompson Building on the NC State campus, at the corner of Dunn Avenue and Jensen Drive (directly across from the Coliseum Parking Deck).