If I could, I would always work in silence and obscurity and let my efforts be known by their results.
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Want to take the first step in your artistic journey but aren’t quite sure how? Join us for Watkins Portfolio Day and meet with faculty and other artist-professionals.
Tennessee Craft offers an annual, one-day professional development workshop, hosted and co-sponsored by Watkins College of Art, to help artists grow their craft careers.
Watkins’s film MFA is immersive and the MFA in Visual Arts is low-residency. Take the first step with either program by joining us for this event, meeting faculty and fellow artists, and exploring your interests.
Join us for our Spring Open House where you can take a tour of the state-of-the-art facilities, attend presentations about the college and its offerings.