Tamela Wells

TAMELA WELLS ASHEVILLE, NC JEWELRY Member since 1987 TAMELA WELLS JEWELRY Contact: [email protected] www.tamelawells.com ARTIST STATEMENT I feel grateful to have been making a living as a jewelry artist for…

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Paula Bowers

PAULA BOWERS HOTVEDT MARS HILL, NC FIBER Member since 2008 PAULA BOWERS WEAVING STUDIO www.paulaweave.com ARTIST STATEMENT I love pattern and color and the way in which they interact. This…

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Katherine Caldwell

KATHERINE CALDWELL SWANNANOA, NC NATURAL MATERIALS Member since 2019 SPIRIT OF THE GRAIN www.southernhighlandguild.org/member/katherinecaldwell/ Straws of wheat and other grains have been twisted into fancy shapes for at least as…

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Mary Nichols

MARY NICHOLS ASHEVILLE, NC FIBER Member since 2002 MARY NICHOLS FIBER www.southernhighlandguild.org/member/lacymary/ “Knitting and spinning are magical activities for me.” I’m a fiber artist who has been knitting since childhood.…

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Billy Berstein

WILLIAM & KATHRYN BERSTEIN BURNSVILLE, NC GLASS Member since 1969 BERSTEIN GLASS www.bernsteinglass.com Katherine and William both grew up in New Jersey and met while attending art school in Philadelphia.…

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Kathryn Adams

KATHRYN ADAMS ASHEVILLE, NC GLASS Member since 2023 KATHRYN ADAMS GLASS www.kathrynadamsglass.com I grew up in a household where handmade and antique objects were treasured and used. Hard work was…

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Michael Rutkowsky

MICHAEL RUTKOWSKY BURNSVILLE, NC CLAY MICHAEL RUTKOWSKY RUTKOWSKY POTTERY Burnsville, NC Member since 1989 www.rutkowskypottery.com I make a wide array of functional and decorative forms. My pots are an extension…

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Ruth Rutkowsky

RUTH RUTKOWSKY BURNSVILLE, NC CLAY RUTH RUTKOWSKY RUTKOWSKY POTTERY www.rutkowskypottery.com I make functional pottery that is as pretty to use as it is to look at.  Each one is unique! …

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Judy Ott

2023, silk, Merino; felted 80” x 13”

JUDY OTT ASHEVILLE, NC FIBER JUDY OTT ABOUT COLOR www.aboutcolor.net Started at a colorist at a large textile company in NYC.. Went on to become a stylist, a merchandise manager…

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Peter Werner

PETER WERNER ASHEVILLE, NC NATURAL MATERIALS PETER WERNER CLEAN SWEEP Mr. Werner makes two different types of brooms – ones with wooden handles and smaller ones without handles. His handled…

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Kelsey Schissel

KELSEY SCHISSEL ASHEVILLE, NC CLAY KELSEY SCHISSEL PLAYS IN MUD POTTERY Asheville, NC www.playsinmud.com I make functional pottery that is as pretty to use as it is to look at. …

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