The Southern Highland Craft Guild has been recognized for seven decades as an industry leader in promoting the crafts of the Southern Highland region. Membership in the organization has always been regarded as an achievement in one’s chosen craft. Its active juried membership of over 900 craftspeople come from a nine-state region that includes counties within the Appalachian mountain area of Kentucky, Tennessee, the Virginias, the Carolinas, Georgia, Maryland and Alabama. These craftspeople produce both traditional and contemporary objects. The Guild offers its members a world-class marketing opportunity.Read More
Studio potter in Western North Carolina since 1975 and Guild member in clay since 1979. David creates decorative and functional porcelain pottery using both wheel forming and slab construction and high fires in an electric kiln. David and his wife, jeweler and Guild member Molly Sharp own Hand in Hand Gallery in Flat Rock, NC which represents many other Guild members craft work.