Welcome to the Southern Highland Craft Guild
Since 1930, artists from Maryland to Alabama have come together to create a network and market for mountain craftspeople. Today, Guild membership stands at more than 900 artisans selected by a jury for the high quality of design and craftsmanship. The Southern Highlands continues to inspire and lead the craft revival movement.
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I paint with stitches. For inspiration, I need only look out my window. The Blue Ridge view fascinates me as it changes from morning to night and season to season. The mountains, clouds, trees and light become part of my embroidery designs. Indoors, nature is tamed: cut flowers and harvested vegetables in summer, imported fruit in winter, treasured objects and pets all appear. The contrast between those familiar indoor comforts and the natural forces outside is…