Wooden Figures | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC, United States

Micki Shipe will be demonstrating how she creates her delightful Sunshine Folk in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch…

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Broom Making | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC, United States

Second generation broom maker Marlow Gates will be demonstrating traditional broom-tying techniques in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch…

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Basketry | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC, United States

Susan Taylor will be demonstrating various basket weaving techniques in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch and ask questions…

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Cottonwood Bark Carving Demo at Moses Cone Manor

Southern Highland Craft Guild, Moses Cone Manor Milepost 294 Blue Ridge Parkway, Blowing Rock, NC

Tom Gow will be demonstrating how he turns the bark of cottonwood trees into whimsical, imagination-inspiring cottages. This demonstration will be held on the front porch of the the Moses Cone Manor from 10am-4pm. Visitors are encouraged to watch and ask questions while the demonstrators work and talk about their creative process! Call ahead in…

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Wheat Weaving | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC, United States

Katherine Caldwell is back demonstrating the ancient craft of weaving wheat into beautiful ornaments for the home. She will be in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the…

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Polymer Clay | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC, United States

Irene Semanchuk will be demonstrating how she turns polymer clay into useful and whimsical household items like clocks, switch-plates, and magnets. She will be in the lobby of the Folk…

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Pottery | Live Demo

Folk Art Center Milepost 382, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC, United States

Rodney Leftwich will be demonstrating pottery techniques, focusing on surface decoration, in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Visitors are encouraged to watch and…

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