Touchstone Center for Crafts, Farmington, Pennsylvania, US

This is the 13th anniversary of the Overlap. This is the second time we have held Overlap at this location because participants loved it so much.

Set amidst lush green acreage and oozing with creativity, expect rustic, cozy surroundings as we dive deep into transformation together.

Located 60 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Touchstone Center for Crafts is Pennsylvania’s premier crafts school, providing an introduction to historical and contemporary methods in disciplines such as blacksmithing, jewelry, and glass. 

Location details


Getting there

Arriving by air

Pittsburgh International Airport is the closest airport to the venue (90-minute drive away).

Rental vehicles are readily available. Participants arriving/departing at similar times will often carpool to and from the airport together - a great opportunity to meet a new friend! We will create a participant email group to facilitate these types of conversations.


If you want to travel independently to Touchstone - these are the approximate drive times:

  • Pittsburgh, PA - 90 minutes

  • Washington DC/Northern Virginia/Baltimore, MD/Cleveland, OH/Columbus, OH - 3.5 hours

  • Philadelphia, PA - 5 hours

  • Toronto, ON Canada/ New York, NY - 6 hours

Parking is free, secure and plentiful at the venue. We encourage participants to carpool together as much as possible - a drive is a fantastic way to get to know each other. Be sure to join the email group to find carpool buddies!