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
Bob and Lucy Gibson live in the mountains of Western North Carolina. They are the sole proprietors of Cruso Studios which produces contemporary, handcrafted jewelry, one of a kind and limited production forms ranging from digital imagery and wall art, to clocks and decorative objects.