Home of the Southern Highland Craft Guild representing craft artists from Southern Appalachia. Houses three fine galleries and offers daily craft demonstrations March through December. It is also the home to Allanstand, the nation's first craft shop, and a Blue Ridge Parkway information desk and Eastern National bookstore.
Gearing up for the season’s educational series of events - the Southern Highland Craft Guild is excited to showcase the elements of metal and glass on … more
A most celebrated weekend of fiber will return to the Folk Art Center for Mother's Day on May 11th and 12th with the Southern Highland Craft Guild's … more
Celebrate Clay Day at the Blue Ridge Parkway's Folk Art Center on June 1 from 10am to 4pm. Clay Day features craft demonstrations and hands-on … more
As one of the first mediums in craft, the skill and mastery of wood has evolved into a celebrated material that members of the Southern Highland Craft … more
The 39th Annual Heritage Weekend will be held on September 21 and 22 at the Blue Ridge Parkway’s Folk Art Center. This free celebration of mountain … more