Arts and Crafts

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Transylvania County is home to many artists and crafts people who are creative in a wide variety of disciplines, from painting to pottery to more specialized pursuits.

CRAFTS/JEWELRY

•Ann Ayers – Works in glass, jewelry, painting and woodwork – Hudlin Gap Road, Pisgah Forest – (828) 883-3610 or (828) 577-2757

•Karen Dittman – Local artist who produces her own unique folk art – (828) 862-4830 –www.karen dittman.com

•Kenneth T. Ayers Hand – Crafted Furniture – Hudlin Gap Road, Brevard – (828) 883-3610

•Mountain Marionettes – A full-time professional puppet company – (828) 862-8122 – www.mountainmarionettes.com GALLERIES/STUDIOS

•3oak – produces handcrafted furniture and wood art – 25 W. Jordan St., Brevard – (828) 237-3417 –www.3oakwoodsmen.com

•ArtLab – Offers classes and events – 156 S. Broad St., Brevard – (828) 877-2785 – www.art labnc.com

•Artists @ Work Studio & Gallery – Featuring artists Lucy Clark, Cathryn Cooper and Gloria Martin – 51 W. Main St., Brevard – (828) 577-2719

•Aura Gallery & Studios – 40 W. Jordan St., Brevard

•Blue Moon Gallery – Provides fine art and photography – 24 E. Main St. in Brevard – (828) 565-2566 – www.bluemoongallerync.com

•Brevard Clay – 16 W. Main St., Brevard – (828) 884-2529 – www.brevardclay.com

•Circle Factory – Featuring wood bowls and sculptures by artist George Peterson – 162 W. French Broad St., Brevard – (828) 577-5677 – www.circlefactory.com

•The Color Wheel – King Street, Brevard – (828) 885-7985

•Dan Bresnahan – sculptor and designer – Cascade Lake Road, Brevard – (828) 884-6806 – www.danbresnahan.com

•Dragonfly Gallery – 72 S. Broad St., Brevard – (828) 966-5099

•Gallery at 44 E. Main St. – Brevard – (828) 884-8478 •Heart of the Matter – 27 S. Broad St., Brevard – (585) 507-1835

•Hemlocks Studio – Offers “creative escapes for small groups and individuals” – Greenville Highway – (828) 885-2831 – www.hemlocks.com

•Lezard Brevard – Offers art, pottery, jewelry and relics – 2395 Greenville Highway – (828) 885-2149 – www.lezardbrevard.com

•Number 7 Fine Arts & Crafts Gallery – A local art collective and gallery – 2 W. Main St., Brevard – (828) 883-2294 – www.number7arts.org •Red Wolf Gallery – Includes artwork by Ann Dergara, Shellie Lewis Dambax and others – 8 E. Main St., Brevard – (828) 862-8620 – www.redwolfgallerync.com

•Shuptrine Gallery — upstairs gallery of Stephanie Shuptrine and a collection of Herbert Shuptrine’s work — 4 W. Main St. in Brevard — (828) 482-2676 — www.shuptrinegallery.com

•Spiers Art Gallery at Brevard College – (828) 883-8292 •Starfangled Press – 36 W. Jordan St., Brevard – (828) 484-1284 – www.starfangledpress.com

•The Haen Gallery – Offers a wide variety of paintings and sculptures – 210 S. Broad St., Brevard – (828) 883-3268 – www.thehaengallery.com

•The Hollingsworth Gallery –147 E. Main St., Brevard – (828) 884-4974

•Transylvania Community Arts Council — art exhibits and classes — 349 S. Caldwell St., Brevard – (828) 885-5006 – www.tcarts.org

•Transylvania Art Guild – Meets the first Thursday of each month from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Parks & Recreation Department – (828) 884-6038 – www.transylvaniaartguild.yolasite.com

•Transylvania County Handcrafters Guild – (828) 862-8554

•Twin Willows Studio – The art studio of Ann Dergara and her son, Eric Dergara – Crestview Drive, Brevard – www.dergara.com

POTTERY

•Cedar Mountain Pottery – 9701 Greenville Hwy., Cedar Mountain – (828) 883-8347

•Duckpond Pottery – 1840 Greenville Hwy., Brevard – (828) 883-4512 – www.duckpondpottery.com

•Judith Duff: specializes in wood-fired and Shino ceramics. Greenville Highway at Cedar Lane in Cedar Mountain – (828) 884-5258 – www.judithduff.com

•Mud Dabbers Pottery and Crafts: intersection of the Greenville Highway and Island Ford Road, Brevard – (828) 884-5131 – www.muddabbers.com.

•Pottery classes at TC Arts Council: 349 S. Caldwell St., Brevard – (828) 884-2787 – www.tcarts.org

PHOTOGRAPHY

•The Land of Waterfalls Camera Club: meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Parks & Recreation Department –www.lowccnc.com

STORES

•Brush & Palette – Offers a range of art supplies – College Plaza on North Broad Street, Brevard – (828) 883-2160.

•Gravy – Specializes in artwork, home decor and other items – 17 W. Main St., Brevard – (828) 862-4900.

•Hunters and Gatherers – Includes hand-made items by local artisans – 40 W. Main St., Brevard – (828) 883-3709 – www.huntgatherandshop.com

•Local Color – An eclectic mix of local artwork, handcrafted jewelry and more – 36 S. Broad St., Brevard – (828) 384-0684 – www.facebook.com/localcolorshop

•John A. Reynolds – includes antique and custom jewelry, china, glass, lines and silver – 1105 Rosman Highway – (828) 577-6890 – www.johnareynolds.com

•Sun Dragon Art & Fiber – Includes a range of yarn, knitting and crochet notions and art supplies – 43 S. Broad St., Brevard – (828) 877-3550 – www.sundragonartandfiber.com

•Underground Salvage Co./Architectural Antiques – Offers reclaimed and salvaged doors, windows, mantels and beams as well as vinyl records, vintage magazines and clothing, jewelry and furniture – 228 W. French Broad St., Brevard – (828) 885-2744

•Walter Cantrell Antiques – 3927 Greenville Hwy., Brevard – (828) 885-2808 For more information about all local activities, go to www.transylvaniaexplorer.com.

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