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The Craft Trails of Western North Carolina wind their way through the region along scenic byways. Downtown, visitors can stop by 30-plus galleries, or embark on one of the many Art Walks sponsored by the Downtown Asheville Art District throughout the year.
Just minutes away, the River Arts District located along the French Broad River is home to an eclectic mix of contemporary and traditional artists. Studio strolls are offered twice a year, but visitors are welcome year-round to the funky, distinctive collection of studios housed in renovated warehouses. The Folk Art Center, on the Blue Ridge Parkway, showcases their work along with ongoing exhibits and demonstrations.
Visit Black Mountain’s premier artisan-owned gallery for bird-themed fine art and pottery, woodcrafts, and locally made copper and sterling jewelry featuring mountain wildflowers, birds, dog breeds, and animals. A nature lover’s paradise featuring 90 …more
Satisfy the soul with handcrafted objects that give meaning to the phrase Art for Living. New Morning Gallery is a fine crafts destination that showcases a collection of decorative and functional crafts, all handmade by American artisans. The recent …more
Odyssey Center For Ceramic Arts provides a place where clay, creativity and community meet. Odyssey Studio and Gallery are an integral part of a thriving arts community and an important player in Asheville's flourishing River Arts District. Odyssey …more
Odyssey Cooperative Art Gallery features 25 local clay artists working in a variety of styles including functional and non-functional pottery and works of figurative and abstract sculpture. We are open Tuesday through Sunday from 11 AM to 5 PM in the …more