ART & ARTIFACTS
Art & Artifacts features remarkable works by regional and nationally-known artists. The Gallery will have Friday and Saturday Open Houses from 4 until 6pm during high season. Sculpture, paintings, pottery, glass, fiber, metal jewelry and other media are exhibited and sold. High Country artists Kevin Beck, Jose Fumero, Herb Cohen, Alex Hallmark, Lynne Marshall, Elaine Arnold, Irmaly Brackin, Roger Nelson and Bill Stronach join other extraordinary artists from throughout the region in a feast for the senses.9:00am-5:00pm, Monday through Saturday; 1:00-5:00pm-Sunday. Located next door to Mellow Mushroom Restaurant.
BLOWING ROCK FRAMEWORKS & GALLERY
For over a decade we've featured the finest art by the best established artists in Blowing Rock and the High Country. Our gallery is very special to collectors of all mediums. You'll be assured of always finding beautiful landscapes, still lifes, and abstracts like no other gallery in the region. Among our artistrs are Raymond Chorneau, Wes Waugh, Joanna Wardell, Nancy Brittelle, and Paul de Marrais. Exclusively representing Edward Szmyd in the US. Next to Food Lion on Hwy 321.
GAINES KIKER SILVERSMITH/GOLDSMITH
Specializing in custom silver, gold and platinum jewelry, Gaines is an artist who refines raw materials into simply elegant designs one is eager to wear every day. His work articulates balance, form and movement in clean, fluid lines. The gallery showcases an impressive collection of contemporary jewelry hand fabricated by the silversmith himself. The working studio/gallery is open to the public Tuesday - Saturday 11-5pm.
Presenting the finest in inspired handcrafts. IAGO specializes in jewelry, art, glass, fine art, sculpture, home decor accents, copperware, pottery, woodcrafts, metal crafts, and stained glass. IAGO's artists and craftsmen are represented by such local instituitions as the Penland School and the Southern Highlands Craft Guild as well as others with a broader scope.Owners: Doug Lacher and Xiaodi Tang.
MAIN STREET GALLERY
Local area artists feature their fine arts and crafts in this unique cooperative gallery located on Main Street across from the Blowing Rock post office. Enjoy pottery, jewelry, fiber art, basketry, photography, paintings, woodworking, and other traditional and contemporary hand crafted art. Open every day 10am-6pm.
MORNING STAR GALLERY
At Morning Star Gallery we approach business with you in mind. Since 1985, Morning Star Gallery has offered friendly, professional service, and we hope to add you to our list of happy customers. This little gem of a gallery houses a great collection of paintings and other fine art as well as contemporary, hand crafted glass, ceramics, garden accessories and sculpture, artisan jewelry as well as little whimsies guaranteed to delight the eye. Morning Star Gallery specializes exclusively in American fine art and craft.
ROCK GALLERIES OF FINE ART
Featuring an exceptional selection of the art of Thomas Kinkade, Painter of Light. We also offer the art of G. Harvey, William Mangum, Tom duBois, Terry Redlin, Paul Landry and June Carey, all beautifully custom framed. One of our art consultants will help you find the perfect piece of art for you. Open Monday - Saturday 10-5; Sunday 1-4.
Bolick and Traditions Pottery Martin House. Featuring 5th and 6th generation potters: Bolick, Original Owens, and Traditions. Decorative, functional, and folkart. Plus a wide selection of Owens Red pottery. Other local artists work available. Open daily.
ALTA VISTA GALLERY
Historic farmhouse in Valle Crucis, on National Register of Historic Places. 15 minutes from Blowing Rock and Boone. In our 21st year. Local art in oil and watercolor. Prints, giclees on canvas. Area's largest selection of landscapes. Over 100 artists, including Joan Sporn, Jean Baird, and folk artist Will Moses (heir to Grandma Moses). Gifts: art tiles, pottery, jewelry, kaleidoscopes. Historic property -- with porch-rockers and a view! Between Mast Inn and Mast Store Annex.
One of the most established fine art galleries in the area. Carlton Gallery features a spirited collection of artwork in all mediums with over 200 local, regional, and national artists. Established in 1982, Carlton Gallery presents an inspiring array of original works and exceptional gift ideas for visitors and collectors, including paintings, giclees, limited edition prints, pottery, jewelry, sculpture, wood, glass and more. Located 20 minutes from Blowing Rock situated under the gaze of Grandfather Mountain between Boone and Banner Elk on Highway 105. Visit our web site for more information and a schedule of current workshops.
A unique, thoughtful, and trendy collection of arts and crafts made in the USA. Family-friendly with a fun collection of items just for kids. Gifts from the heart and the hand, it's what you'd do, if you had the time.