The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design is home to Benchspace Gallery & Workshop, a national craft destination in the heart of downtown Asheville. Benchspace investigates contemporary practices of making through exhibitions, tours, artist talks, workshops, films, and events. The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design is a national nonprofit organization building the future for craft through fostering new ideas, funding craft scholarship, and supporting the next generation of makers, curators, and critics. Free and open to the public, Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am - 6 pm.
90% of weaving happens before thread ever touches the loom. Indeed, the accumulation of warp over weft is only one of many actions, including … more
Artist Marianne Fairbanks discusses her work, Impractical Weaving Suggestions, featured in the exhibition, Tie Up, Draw Down. Fairbanks will present … more