Folk Art Center

Works range from functional to decorative emphasizing the discipline of finesse with fire of a forge. Read more


The event demonstrates the rigors and talent that goes into woodworking and serves the mission of the Southern Highland Craft Guild in preserving a longtime culture and heritage. Read more


Passing it on

Rebecca Tatum photo

The Smokies are home to a myriad of artists and craftsmen, many of whom opened their studios after having been trained at local institutions, which just so happen to be among the prestigious and accessible arts and craft schools in the world. Read more


Folk Art Center

Michael Booher photo

The Blue Ridge Parkway not only provides panoramic views of nature. If you take the time, you will get a glimpse into the very soul of mountain culture through its rich arts and crafts traditions. Read more

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