Folk Art Center
Our Headquarters | Blue Ridge Parkway
Formerly known as the Allanstand Handicraft Shop, this gallery was built in partnership with the Blue Ridge Parkway Service in Asheville, NC. In addition to a craft shop, this gallery features three exhibit rooms, a bookstore, and an American Craft library. Visit us for live craft demonstrations DAILY!
Moses Cone Manor
On the Blue Ridge Parkway
Blowing Rock, NC
At the turn of the century, Moses and Bertha Cone built their home, nestled among the mountains with vast views of the Blue Ridge. For over six decades, the Guild and the National Park Service have opened the house to the public each spring.
09.28.19 - 01.20.20
in the Main Gallery
Stellar Objectives is our latest exhibit introducing the newest members of the Southern Highland Craft Guild. You will explore the works of 16 artists who have been juried into the guild based on their fine craftsmanship of fiber, clay, wood, metal, and glass.
A Natural Influence
08.15.19 - 11.05.19
in the Focus Gallery
A Natural Influence, our Focus Gallery exhibition featuring the works of 5 artists, is open through November 5, 2019. Walk through a room filled with nature-inspired works of clay, paper, metal, and jewelry on the second level of the Folk Art Center.
The Permanent Collection