Hand Over Matter

February 9 - May 7, 2019

Upstairs on the second level of the Folk Art Center, visitors can explore the works of the newest exhibition Hand Over Matter. This first Focus Gallery of 2019 features work from fiver members of the Guild, Doug Dacey, Michael Lalone, Michael Hughey and Rita de Maintenon.

Hand Over Matter is open from February 9 through May 7, 2019. Admission to the Folk Art Center is free. The Folk Art Center is located at Milepost 382 on the Blue Ridge Parkway in east Asheville. Headquarters to the Southern Highland Craft Guild, the Center also houses three galleries, a library, a craft shop and a Blue Ridge Parkway information desk and bookstore.

Exhibition Participants

Doug Dacey clay

Michael Hughey paper

Michael Lalone clay

Rita de Maintenon fiber

FEATURED MEMBER

Approved
Erin Keane
Maker Statement:

I am an encaustic artist and bookbinder, smitten with beeswax and bindings. For years encaustic and bookbinding were separate entities in my life, the art and the craft, the experimental and the meditative, and I craved a convergence. My journals are designed to honor books as an art form.

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