Galaxy Arts

Galaxy Arts is an activity space for music, drumming, movement, painting and everything under the Sun! Here, musicians, poets, writers, painters, dancers and storytellers invite you into the power of their art. We invite you to attend a class, come for an event, visit our gallery, or stay in our beautiful Air Bnb upstairs. We […]

Gates Studio

Gates Studio features fine arts oils and watercolor paintings by Sandra Gates. Art instruction and exhibit are also offered.   Hours Monday-Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Scheduled Workshop Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (see workshop schedule on website), or call for appointment.        

High Country Ceramic Arts

High Country Ceramic Arts offers classes, seminars, and workshops in pottery to all levels of expertise. We offer classes in hand-building, wheel throwing, and sculpture. We also offer the same classes through Mayland Community College. Beginner and advaned classes. Enjoy a clay experience for vacationers. Create a ceramic piece in a 2 to 4 hour session. This will give […]

McWhirter Pottery

McWhirter Pottery is Yancey County’s oldest operating pottery and showroom established in 1963. Celebrating their 50th year in business. Second generation potters Pete & Kim McWhirter have been making pottery 25 years. Their style incorporates both function and art. McWhirter Pottery offers handmade tableware and accessories. Face jugs,soap pumps,mugs and much more. Decorated by hand,each […]

One of a Kind Art Gallery

One of a Kind Gallery in Micaville on Highway 80 South celebrates Appalachian Artists & Craftspeople.  Come experience shopping in the nostalgic Old Micaville Country Store where more than 100 of the region’s finest artists have work available for sale! Artwork includes pottery, glass, quilts, jewelry, sculptures, paintings, prints, unique lighting, furniture and much more.   […]

Page Pottery

Kristen and J.R. Page are artists, craftspeople and husband and wife living in Burnsville North Carolina on a small farm with a pottery studio and gallery. They met in the professional crafts program at Haywood College where they both graduated. “Pottery for us is a way of life. A lifestyle we cherish greatly. We strive to make […]

Sarah House Pottery

Functional Stoneware Pottery for the home and table. I have joked with people that what I do is move mud around all day. But I’ve found that I’d rather move mud than anything else. It’s very satisfying work. I start with a dull gray lump and in a matter of minutes it starts to look […]

Soulshine Farm Music Festival

August 9-11, 2018 Soulshine Farm Music Festival in Yancey County is one of Western North Carolina’s best summer music festivals around! Now in its 5th year, Soulshine offers 3 days of family friendly camping, music, and hiking on the magical land of Soulshine Farm, located at 7216 Double Island Road, Green Mountain, NC 28740. You […]

Toe River Arts Council

The Toe River Arts Council (TRAC) is a nonprofit organization established in 1976 to support and promote arts and arts education in Yancey and Mitchell counties. TRAC plays a prime role in bring the arts to school children and the general public through workshops, concerts, and exhibitions. We are involved in a variety of initiatives […]

Toe River Crafts

Toe River Crafts is a cooperative gallery featuring crafts created in the Toe Valley and beyond. We feature clay, glass, paper, fiber, wood and more. Hours Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sunday 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. Open Fri-Sun May, September and December Tuesday-Sunday June-August and October    

Yes I Cane — Laura Seelbach

I have been repairing cane, rush and splint chair seats for over 35 years.  Free estimates & photo albums available of my work.  Best way to reach me is by phone at (828) 682-3733. Chair Seat Repair Cane — Hand cane and pressed seats Rush — Fiber and grass Splint — Rattan fiber or ash […]

Yummy Mud Puddle

The Yummy Mud Puddle includes the artist studios and gallery of sculptor and mixed media artist, John D. Richards, and potter, Claudia Dunaway. A pet friendly 3 bedroom vacation rental home, with spectacular views, is located on an adjoining property. Visitors are invited to meet the artists, sign up for a workshop, and feed the […]