Art on the Mountain

Ashe County Arts Council will sponsor Art on the Mountain on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm. Over thirty artists and craft persons will set up their creative wares on the grounds of the Ashe Arts Center in West Jefferson. Holiday gift ideas, fall theme items, unique art pieces, crafts and more will be for sale. Several artists will be demonstrating their artwork including basket weaving, quilting and wood-working.

As part of the festivities, The Gary Poe Bluegrass and Old Time Show will broadcast live from the Ashe Arts Center starting a little after 11:00 am. The featured performer will be The Neighbors.

Over thirty artists and crafters will participate including:

*Catherine Altice – jewelry

*Ashe County Piecemakers Quilt Guild – quilts and fibers

*Francine Barr – jewelry

*David Bridge – Pottery

*Doug Butler – Photography, book

*Cazbu Pugante, Darren Pope, Tyrone Powell- jewelry

*Julia Ebel – books

* Sandra Greer – fiber arts

*Dawn Griffith – pottery

*Joelle Harris – paintings

*Healing Springs Soap – Anne Pression – handcrafted soap

*High Country Doll Artists – art dolls

*Carla Houck – Baskets

*Louise Klein – spirit dolls

*Jennifer and Adrienne Ley – Yarn, felted items and more

*Pat and Carol Long – baskets and wood

*Theresa McGrath – pottery and jewelry

*Gerry Patterson – paintings

*Karen Penley – dolls, jewelry

*Bob Piastuch – handcrafted wood items

*Pottery Place: Sara Harper and Tina Duffy – Pottery

*Judith Reese – paintings

*Cheryl Roberts – rug hooking, spinning and weaving

*Cher Shaffer – mixed media paintings

*Barbara Sox – baskets, woven items

* Beth Taylor – quilts, fiber art

*Tim Walker – paintings

*Dan Wall – handcrafted wood items

*Pam Washer – handbags from repurposed materials

*Dawn Wicklow – paintings

*Hollis Wild -fiber

*Paula Williams – beaded gourds, jewelry and baked goods

*Phil Wylie –wooden crafts


Ashe County is known for its natural beauty and friendly people. In recent years Ashe County has gained a reputation for its growing arts community and the Ashe County Arts Council has been a constant support of the county’s artists. Art on the Mountain provides an opportunity for both new and current working artists from across the county to showcase and sale their latest creations to the public. For more information please call the Ashe County Arts Council at 336-846-ARTS.



Sep 22 2018


9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Ashe Arts Center
303 School Ave, West Jefferson, NC 28694

The Ashe County Arts Council
wishes the North Carolina Arts Council
a Happy 50th Anniversary!