Arts

WCU Fine Arts Museum

Featuring four galleries, a growing permanent collection, and rotating exhibitions that highlight the works of regional and international artists, this museum is a must visit while in Western NC.

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Tree House Pottery

Owned and operated by two local potters, Tree House Pottery offers pottery, photography and glass work.

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Riverwood Pottery

This family-owned pottery studio has been creating beautiful and functional pottery for 40 years.

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Rabbit Creek Pottery

Inspired by fairies, folklore and dreams, the artists at Rabbit Creek Pottery create truly unique treasures.

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Qualla Arts and Crafts

Founded in 1946, Qualla Arts and Crafts preserves and shares the traditional arts and crafts of the Eastern Cherokee.

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Oaks Gallery

Honoring the spirit of Riverwood Shops where it’s located, Oaks Gallery invites visitors to meet the craftspeople and understand the creation process.

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Mountain Mist Gallery

Located in Cashiers, the collections on display at the Mountain Mist Gallery are curated by award-winning oil painter David Berger.

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John Collette Fine Arts

John Collette Fine Art showcases each hand-selected piece in the glorious illumination the artist intended.

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Jackson County Green Energy Park

Watch and learn as artists safely and efficiently harness the otherwise harmful greenhouse gases from the landfill to source the energy for their glass blowing, blacksmithing and pottery creations.

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Gallery 1

Gallery 1 Sylva (formerly known as Jackson County Visual Arts Association) is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. till 3:00 p.m. The gallery is newly opened with the work of over 15 artists and more joining daily. Located at 604 West Main Street we hope you will find the gallery to be worth the climb.

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FireMoss Pottery

FireMoss Pottery is a ceramics studio located in Cashiers North Carolina in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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Dogwood Crafters

Discover one-of-a-kind mountain crafts at this popular co-op that showcases the work of more than 100 local artisans and offers Appalachian craft workshops to those looking to learn a new skill.

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Blue Valley Gallery

Expect to find something worth seeing, owning, or at least talking about at this gem of a local gallery.

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Bardo Arts Center

Newly restructured as a collective center for the arts, the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center is home to the Western Carolina University Performance Hall, Studio Theatre, and Fine Art Museum.

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TAKE HOME A PIECE OF APPALACHIA

Jackson County has long been a western North Carolina hub for arts and culture, from handmade Appalachian pottery to one-of-a-kind fine art masterpieces.

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Spirit of the Smokies Car Show

Oct 27  //  Starts: 10:00 am Ends: 3:00 pm

The 19th annual Spirit of the Smokies Car Show will take place Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Front Street in Dillsboro. The show is

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