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Cultivating the crafts & makers of the
Southern Highlands for 90 years.

 

 

A network of over 800 artisans participate in the marketplace created by the Southern Highland Craft Guild. Through our special events and educational opportunities, we continue to lead and inspire the Craft Revival Movement.

Fannie Rebekah Mennen

By Millie Davis

Editor’s Note: This post is part of a series called “From the Archives” – a look back at the people who served and helped shape…

Goingback And Mary Chiltoskey

By Millie Davis

Cherokee Qualla Boundary Editor’s Note: This post is part of a series called “From the Archives” – a look back at the people who served…

Isadora Williams: An Early Guild Leader And Educator

By Millie Davis

Editor’s Note: This post is part of a series called “From the Archives” – a look back at the people who served and helped shape…

Roadtrip To Haywood’s Open House

By Millie Davis

Demonstration in the Pottery Studio On Friday several SHCG staff from the Folk Art Center took a road trip to the Open House for Haywood…

The Martins Of Western North Carolina: A Family Of Carvers And Musicians

By Millie Davis

Old Time Band Carving by Wade Martin Martin Family from Swannanoa, NC Editor’s Note: This post is part of a series called “From the Archives”…

Book Report: Heirlooms & Artifacts Of The Smokies, Treaures From The National Park’s Historical Collection

By Millie Davis

This post is first in the series, “Book Report,” which will review new acquisitions to the Robert W. Gray Library here at the Folk Art…

Welcome New Members Of The Southern Highland Craft Guild

By Millie Davis

Welcome to the Guild (New Member Orientation at the Folk Art Center, March 6, 2012 – shown left to right: John Turner, Tony Dills, Greg Shaffer,…

Upcoming Events

Craft Demos Begin April 1, 2020

January 9 - March 31

“The Power of Distinction”/Main Gallery Exhibition

January 25 - May 10

Carolina Mountain Woodturners

March 21

“Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch”

March 22

Mentoring Workshop

March 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Glass & Metal Day

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Carolina Mountain Woodturners

April 11

“SHCG Members Exhibition”/Main Gallery Exhibition

April 29, 2020 - January 17, 2021

Fiber Weekend, Day 1

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fiber Weekend, Day 2

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Shop Fine Craft at Our Galleries

Folk Art Center

382 Blue Ridge Parkway

Asheville, NC

 

Mon-Sun 9:00a-5:00p

Call us: 828.298.7928

 

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Biltmore Village

26 Lodge Street

Asheville, NC

 

Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 12-5

Call us: 828.277.6222

 

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Tunnel Road

 930 Tunnel Road

Asheville, NC

 

Mon-Sat 10-5

Call us: 828.298.7903

 

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Moses Cone Manor

294 Blue Ridge Parkway

Blowing Rock, NC

 

 CLOSED until April 1, 2020

April-Dec 9:00-6:00

Call us: 828.295.7938

 

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