Woodturning | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC

Thomas Irvin will be demonstrating how he turns wood on a lathe, creating wonderful sculptural pieces! He will be in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue […]

Free

Brooms | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC

Peter Werner will be demonstrating the traditional craft of broom-tying in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch and ask […]

Free

Needle Felting | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC

Lorraine Cathey will be demonstrating how she "paints" landscapes with colored wool and a felting needle. She also makes Teddy bears, and will very likely have some of her furry […]

Free

Woodcarving | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC

Ronnie McMahan will be demonstrating his fine woodcarving techniques in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch and ask questions […]

Free

Raku Pottery | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC

Lynn Jenkins will be demonstrating wheel throwing, and discussing raku firing techniques - she'll have examples of both glazed and horse hair raku - in the lobby of the Folk […]

Free

Brooms | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC

Second generation broom maker Marlow Gates will be demonstrating Appalachian broom-tying in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch and […]

Free