Ole Man Hickory is a Rustic Furniture maker
supreme . He will be returning
for the 'Summertime " Show
with Rocking Chairs , Swings, and special furniture for
the cabin .
Also for the 2023 'Hard Candy Christmas" Nature's
Gift Market will be selling Labella Body Care , Ceramics and Fine Wood Accessories .
- There will be live guitar
music floating from the fingers of Macon County's
Ronnie Evans. He will be selling his
to enjoy all year. He brings some of the music we grew up with.
- He will be signing copies of his new
historical book .
The pottery section includes
Houston Plott :Fine Pottery
Sullivan Morris The Mudd Princess ; Functional
Specialty foods and sweets:
Delightful Dips and More is coming with Cheese Ball Mixes,
Mixes and Rubs for your holiday meals .
2023 'Hard Candy Christmas "Sweet Barn
Kathy Crook with her multi flavors of Fudge, snacks and
iced Coffee .
Returning for 'Hard Candy Christmas : "Chocolate Elegance is a
Presenting chocolate dipped delights
for Christmas serving and giving .
Massengill : 'Ginuwine 'Mountain Honey & Honey Products .
GW Watts Watts Sauce Handcrafted
Specialty Sauce and Seasonings
- Bill Reed Freedom Farms
is coming with his
Milk Soap and his personal Grooming Accessories.
- Laura Craig Shade Tree
Farm Goat Milk soap maker, will have some new,
delicious new flavors.
Joanna Ormund : Kids Fun Soap perfect for
stocking stuffing .
Soap Box cold pressed is coming for their customers .
but Raggedy Ann and Andy Dolls in
all colors .
Ashley Sweet and her
Mother ,Darlene Richardson , make Folk Dolls .Darlene sews
the clothes and Ashley sculpts the faces.
They are coming from
Virginia to share their Santas and Rabbits with us .
special Christmas crafts :
Felt Ornaments & Decorations
Laura Rabon Tree of
Life Designs Resin Jewelry, Decorative Tins
Bud & Jean Werdelin
Hand cut and Painted Wood Ornaments and decorated Light Bulbs .
They are oving to be close to their grandchildren . Best wishes to
Denny and Bonnie Wallace are
going to be at both shows this year . They always wow you with their wreaths, lighted boxes and
Denny's wood turnings !
At both shows this year :Amy and Chuck Ney with their original ,mountain
inspired Woodwork and Canned
I hope Sherri Pendleton
"Illuminations Vintage " Hand Poured Soy Candles in Vintage Glass
and crystal will be back for 'Hard Candy Christmas " .
Doug and Kim Geer
All for the Love of Birds Houses and feeders and more .
- . David
Pruitt Another Place In Time is
recovering nicely from heart surgery . Keep him in your prayers .
- As soon as he is able , he will be working on his little
and Country Stores . You can bet ,Wife,
- Silvia Pruitt
be keeping an eye on him while she makes her handwork.
Kathy Murray's KathyMurrayStudio
will be the perfect glow to light up the winter with her collection.
Jean Whisnant Hand Blown Glass
Wild Pony Studio will be
demonstrating Glass Blowing and selling her creations
Converse Clay Sculpture is a blue ribbon winner !
Owenby Author ,almost famous for his popular mysteries set in
the mountains he loves. The Owl Knows is a favorite .
did he see no one else did ?
Fouts Pebble Art is very unique! How about
pictures made with found pebbles with personality ?!
- Dogwood Crafters will be
back with samples from their Dillsboro shop. And
Demonstrations of various kinds
- The Fine Art Category includes :
- Returning for both shows this year Jeanne
Mack watercolors of Southern Scenes and her favorite :
Maynard : Originals on Boards
Original Art on Wood and Painted Windows .
Lowmaster :Paintings and Plants .
Decoupage on glass ,Fabric wrapped Bowls and more
New this year
Jennifer Strall with her Whimsical Wind chimes
and Jewelry .
- Fabric and Fiber category includes :
- Welcome Gina Bourisseau
Master Weaver of Scarves and
- Susan and Mark Kennedy
with Susan's Quilted Purses and Mark's Photography !
- Rhonda Bell has been Crocheting
all year to bring her best creations .
Perkins :Crocheted Dolls and Ornaments
Fabric Christmas art ,Vintage Book Marks
Judy Tobias Fabric Accessories .
Encouraging The Nations A missionary project .All items
are made by natives in Uganda .
- Dora D Reynolds
- favorite of
collectors with her Designer fabric glass plates .I
just received news this morning that
- our Grand Friend ,Dora
D. Reynolds has passed away, just this month . We send all
prayers and love
- to Beau and family . He will be bravely taking her place
Christmas Red Birds and winter pieces at this show .
- Bev Borchardt has a follwing who
watches for her latest Quilted Wall Hanging ,Quilts and
- Ginger Rutland Gingerbreadland our 2022 Featured Artist
Hand quilted Quilts, Hangings ,and Ornaments .
- Nina Hutchins KnotJustCountry is
hoping to be back for the 'Summertime " Show making American Doll Clothes, Baby items, ornaments
Hyatt Knots of Love is popular with fleece
blankets for cozy lounging for the kids and beds for your pets .
Seaman Longleaf Pine will be demonstrating and
selling the vanishing art of Pine needle Basket making .
The wood craftsmen at
this show are some of the best around:
Dwyer :Wood turned Bowls &
Hollow Formed Ornaments
Originals : Mountain Tables (Working
his way through college, Andrew
is a rising
preMed Junior at Toccoa
Falls College . He is also my grandson )
Ricci Fine Woodwork .(sorry,
Larry is called away with family . He will be back next
Themes, Essential Oil holders and Quilt Racks &
Chopping boards .
David S .
Hedrick has been making
Wood Toys for a long time . He
will have heirloom trucks, cars and all required
to make those little one's eyes shine !
LK Live edge
Designs: Live Edge Tables, Cutting Boards
Award Winning Jeff
Price is a knock- out Wood Artist . He won first place at the
for his original Wood burned Log Furniture and Coat racks .
,he will have Original Ornaments .
Kitchen Boards by Betty :Wooden Cutting and Serving
New This Show
Black Bear Woodworks by Lindsey Coyne:
Wooden Goblets ,
Wooden Decor .
We have some of the most skilled jewelers
from our area and afar :
- Angel Hudgins Hudgins Designs
is coming with Hand Stamped Jewelry in cool designs.
- Jacolyn Campbell, Campbell's
Wire Wrapper .She will have chain maile styles,
- Heather Hodge :original Jewelry
Resin ,handmade wood ,gilding foil.
- Janet Anderson Wild Fired Glass
is a yearly favorite with her fused jewelry and fused
glass ornaments art .
New this year :Shannon
Noelke : Sterling Silver & Gemstone Jewelry
Frank & Judy Scott
(Sign of the Unicorn ) Jewelry and Glass
Karen Smryl Polymer Clay Jewelry and ornaments .
Steven Yuzzi is
representing Appalachian Growers with Hemp Products