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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.

Celebrating the Art of Craft

By Millie Davis

There is a great diversity of fine crafts represented among the 200 exhibitors at the Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands. The snapshots above are…

Special Thanks To Craft Fair Supporters

By Millie Davis

Thanks to Cafe Azalea For the past few weeks we have been busy promoting the Craft Fair by distributing posters all across Asheville. We are…

A Glimpse of the Craft Fair – downtown Asheville

By Millie Davis

Asheville Civic Center The Asheville Civic Center has been bustling with activity this weekend as thousands of visitors have made their way through the concourse…

Artful Eating: A Collection Of Recipes From Southern Highland Craft Guild

By Millie Davis

Book Available for Purchase Friends and members of Southern Highland Craft Guild have shared their favorite recipes to create the brand new book, Artful Eating.…

Thursday at the Craft Fair – downtown Asheville

By Millie Davis

Live Demonstrations Here are a few images of demonstrations from the Craft Fair today. The top picture is of Sandra Rowland sun painting or leaf…

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Craft Fair of Asheville – Seeking Volunteers: July 2009

By Millie Davis

As a non-profit organization the Southern Highland Craft Guild is grateful for the work of volunteers in fulfilling its mission. Members of the community share…

Clay Day at the Folk Art Center: June 2009

By Millie Davis

Clay Day was a huge success Saturday at the Folk Art Center! The weather was perfect and there were a great crowd to enjoy the demonstrations…

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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