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Wood Carving | Live Demonstration

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Tom Wolfe Asheville, NC Watch skilled craftspeople as they educate visitors through demonstrations in the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway, 10am-4pm. Schedule is subject to change; please call ahead for the latest information: (828) 298-7928.

Free

Quilting and Cloth Books | Live Demonstration

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Sandy Rowland Asheville, NC Watch skilled craftspeople as they educate visitors through demonstrations in the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway, 10am-4pm. Schedule is subject to change; please call ahead for the latest information: (828) 298-7928.

Free

Holiday Demos and Celtic Harp

Southern Highland Craft Guild, Biltmore Village 26 Lodge Street, Asheville

Join us in Biltmore Village for Holiday music played by Sue Richards on her Celtic Harp, and meet Marc Tickle as he demonstrates how to make glass kaleidoscopes!

Calligraphy | Live Demo | Dec 26-31

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Michael Hughey Asheville, NC Watch skilled craftspeople as they educate visitors through demonstrations in the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway, 10am-4pm. Schedule is subject to change; please call ahead for the latest information: (828) 298-7928.

Free

Carolina Mountain Woodturners

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Free and open to the public: The Carolina Mountain Woodturners meet in the auditorium of the Folk Art Center the third Saturday of each month. Held in the Folk Art Center auditorium 10 AM to 4:00 PM.

Free

Basket Making | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

The art of crafting ribbed baskets is a skill passed down in her family. Today, Susan Taylor weaves a variety of baskets in many sizes, styles, shapes, and colors. Watch and learn about her process - hear the history behind her craft!  

Free

Broom Making | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Peter Werner Black Mountain, NC Watch skilled craftspeople as they educate visitors through demonstrations in the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway, 10am-4pm. Schedule is subject to change; please call ahead for the latest information: (828) 358-3192.  

Free

Woodturning | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Watch Tina & Bill Collison demonstrate the techniques of woodturning and learn the story behind their craft. 10am-4pm in the lobby of the Folk Art Center. Schedule is subject to change; please call ahead for the latest information: (828) 298-7928.

Free

Bead Embroidery | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Artist Martine House begins each necklace by gluing a stone on Ultra suede, then adding sewn beads all around- evolving the design. Watch and learn about her process from 10am-4pm in the lobby of the Folk Art Center. Schedule is subject to change; please call ahead for the latest information: (828) 298-7928.

Free

Needle Felting | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville

Learn about the process of Lorraine Cathey's beautifully felted portraits. Each portrait is created with different colors of wool fibers. This dry felting technique uses wool roving and needles that push the fiber in place. Once the image is complete, warm soapy water is applied and the agitation process begins. Agitation merges all the fibers…

Free
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