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The Folk Art Center

folk art center, southern highland craft guild on the blue ridge parkway

In addition to the country's oldest handicraft shop, you will find a museum, two exhibitions, and an American Craft library rich with archives. Visit the Folk Art Center to learn our story, experience regional craft, & admire the works of over 300 Appalachian artists. 

382 Blue Ridge Parkway | Asheville, NC

Jan-Mar: Mon-Sun 9a-5p  | April-Dec: Mon-Sat 9a-6p, Sun 9-5p

Daily Craft Demonstrations: 

March- December 10a-4p

News & Stories

Allanstand Cottage Industries

February 7, 2020

Folk Art Center’s New Shop Manager

February 7, 2020

Meet the Maker: Charlie Patricolo

February 1, 2020

Highland Highlights

January 30, 2020

Guild Member E-News

January 29, 2020

The Power of Distinction

January 25, 2020

Highland Highlights

January 23, 2020

Highland Highlights

January 15, 2020

SHCG Celebrates 90th Anniversary

January 6, 2020

Folk Art Center

January 1, 2020

Exhibitions on Display

Featured Maker

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