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Aug 2017
Discover close encounters with creative characters and starry nights

Aug 2017
Five must-follow local interior designers on Instagram

Aug 2017
Local jewelry designers—each with a unique skill set and expression of style—are making one-of-a-kind adornments and wearable works of art worth treasuring forever

Apr 2017
Offering adventures for every member of the gang

Apr 2017
Clyde-based potter Becky Lloyd

Apr 2017
One hundred years ago, Fred Seely introduced the world to fine fabric handmade in the mountains

Dec 2016
Art for the sake of a greater good drives Boone artist Sir Tom Foolery

Oct 2016
Penland fellow Seth Gould elevates toolmaking to an art form

Aug 2016
A home in Asheville’s Ramble neighborhood balances contemporary design with warmth

Aug 2016
Hyper-realist painter Ward Nichols may be self-taught, but his 50-year career proves just how talented he is

Aug 2016
Cristina Córdova’s larger than life paintings grace Penland’s grand new gallery

Jun 2016
The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Apr 2016
Make it a date with these pairings that offer adventure followed by dinner with a view

Feb 2016
Rare antique finds and contemporary design commingle in a remarkable North Wilkesboro loft

Dec 2015
Asheville artist Nancy Hilliard Joyce puts a new spin on the circle of life

Dec 2015
Sometimes, smaller is better.

Jul 2015
Three nonprofits improve lives through creative expression

Jul 2015
After 30 years as a sculptor, Stoney Lamar is more prolific than ever

Jul 2015
Lend a hand to the arts this summer

Jul 2015

Jul 2015
Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center welcomes its first official director

Apr 2015
Potter Reiko Miyagi brings deep meaning to her ceramics

Mar 2015
Penland artist David Chatt proves beadwork can transcend handicraft

Aug 2014
Internationally known for the quality of the mica in its soil, Spruce Pine is also ground zero for one of the most highly regarded craft communities in the nation. Potters and other artisan wizards work in the hills and hollers that surround Mineral City, making Spruce Pine a prime base for hiking, touring, and studio-hopping.

Jun 2014
Burnsville artist Mel Chin defies convention and challenges the definition of art

Jun 2014
Florence Young Thomas laid the foundation for visual artists in Ashe County

Jun 2014
County: Madison Population: 868

Jun 2014
Inspired tours bring art lovers to artists where they live and work

May 2014
Head across the mountains to explore all that’s new in this revitalized and thriving city

Apr 2014
An alliance of outdoor product manufacturers takes root in WNC

Mar 2014
Asheville designer Robert Nicholas re-envisions salvage materials as bold lighting

Mar 2014
From the stone exterior to the gallery of handmade curios held within, an artistic couple’s Brasstown abode stirs feelings of home and away

Dec 2013
You can never foresee how the life you choose—or the one that chooses you—can ultimately impact someone in extraordinary ways. Meet seven inspirational locals whose personal journeys are making a big difference in the lives of others.

Dec 2013
George Peterson pounds, carves, and cuts salvaged wood and skateboard decks into modern art

Oct 2013
From opening a new studio to teaching, ceramist Jason Bige Burnett is in art overdrive

Aug 2013
Tryon painter, curator, and rabble-rouser Margaret Curtis goes beyond boundaries

Aug 2013
Gallery owner Brie Castell brings the realm of fine art photography to the Asheville scene

Aug 2013
Bursting with shops and eateries in quaint brick buildings, Black Mountain looks and feels like a storybook village brought to life. Nestled in the Swannanoa Valley, the town first rose to prominence as a stop for tourists traveling to Mount Mitchell by train, and later by automobile. Modern travelers will also find it a charming place to explore.