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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.

Meet the Maker: Jan Morris

By Millie Davis

Making Corn Shuck Dolls with Jan Morris Beginning with natural corn shucks and hand-dyed corn shucks Making the doll’s head and arms Shaping the doll’s…

Gatlinburg in February

By Millie Davis

Visiting Arrowcraft in Gatlinburg, TN Last week Janet, Denise and I hit the road and headed west to Gatlinburg, TN. February is a busy month…

A Day at Cloth

By Millie Davis

Established in 1930 On Saturday Janet Wiseman and I had the opportunity to take a class at Cloth Fiber Workshop at the Cotton Mill Studios in the River…

Travels in the Field with Janet Wiseman

By Millie Davis

Janet Wiseman and Nancy Darrell in their farmer costumes Claude Moore Memorial Farm Recently I went on a trip to Washington, D.C. with Nancy Darrell who had a sales…

Heritage Weekend 2009

By Millie Davis

Wood Day 2009

By Millie Davis

Demonstrations during Wood Day Here are a few glimpses of Wood Day 2009 which took place earlier today at the Folk Art Center. Here is…

Cumberland Celebrates Craft Heritage Days

By Millie Davis

Craft Heritage Days Lynn Stanley, the manager of Cumberland Crafts is busy this week getting ready for the shop’s Craft Heritage Days, July 23-26. A…

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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