Retreats with Workshops for Artists  
at Beautiful Lake Logan
on 300 acres of wilderness in Canton, NC 
(approximately 45 miles West of Asheville, NC)
“A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature.
It is the Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature"
                                                                                                                     ~ Henry David Thoreau  

Cullowhee Arts 
Retreats + Workshops
at Lake Logan, Canton, NC

Come to beautiful Lake Logan  for a time to refill your creative well. We call these whole-artist retreats. Here you get the opportunity to get away, reflect, and regain your center. At Cullowhee Arts we know the immense benefit of finding time to be in a nurturing environment - one where no expectations are placed upon you and you have unfettered time to create. 

Artists have studio space in a light filled rooms surrounded by nature. Writers can work in their cabins or choose use the writing room set up with tables, chairs and internet connectivity. 
Included during the retreat are morning mindfulness sessions, nature walks, yoga sessions, massage by appointment, a nighttime fire circle, and personal space for reflection and communing with nature.  Lake Logan has everything necessary to support a rich and nourishing week that combines time for your creative work, solitude, and connectivity with nature and other artists and writers.

Retreats include housing with a private room in a charming cottage or cabin, three healthy delicious meals a day, coffee and tea service all day studios open 24 hours a day, stunning surroundings with walking or hiking trails, a boat house with kayaks and canoes, evening talks and presentations.



Workshops + Retreats


MAY 14 - 18: 
"The May Gathering" 
Retreat with Studio Time and Space for Artists & Writers

With Poet in Residence – Newton Smith
Artist in Residence – Norma Hendrix

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AUGUST 20 - 25:


Artist-Instructors: Leisa Rich, Fiber Art

Lauren Mantecon - Mixed Media Painting

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OCTOBER 22 - 27: 
Artist-Instructor: Judith Kruger

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