- Christmas music brings Christmas
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 book 'Frankie -A Life
Interrupted" . A true story about the
unsolved death of his beautiful cousin in 1963. It happened
right in my neighborhood in Franklin, NC. Has he disclosed the
(Proceeds benefit REACH house .)
The pottery section includes :
Customers of Mike and Cindy Hart
Hart Works Pottery are going to be happy to know the Pine
Design Pottery they collect is coming
this show . Look for lamps .plates and all
the trimmings !
Jugs and more. Robby Railey at his best!
- Kim vonHedemann Critters by Kim is
moving to Colorado ! We will miss her adorable lady bugs, cats and bears .
Specialty foods and sweets:
Delightful Dips and More is coming with Cheese Ball Mixes,
Mixes and Rubs for your holiday meals .
pot Traditions is bringing
Strawberry Jams, Pickles and more .
Postra Carmel's New this year .Delicious handmade
Chayse Davis 'Cranberry
Hollow " dips, mixes and more is on the way . Yummy !
- Bill Reed Freedom Farms
is coming with his
Milk Soap and his personal Grooming Accessories.
- Laura Craig Shade Tree
Farm soap maker, will have some new,
delicious new flavors.
- Tina Wilson Dixie Soap Works
is new this year with a lovely collection of
Blaine Turner Christmas Elf and LoozyFloozy Dolls Stephanie Dupuy mixed
have a fun collection.
- Heritage Artisan, Betty Cabe,
is back with Corns Shuck Dolls, Flowers and Vintage Santa's . I
bet some Smoky Mountain Bears will be there too! How about a
Corn Shuck Angel for a 'Tree Topper"?
Christmas crafts :
Tom McCurry paints
Santas on long neck gourds
. The necks are crafted to
be' quenchers " to water live trees. Clever and collector's
Denny and Bonnie Wallace are
going to wow you this year with their wreaths, lighted boxes and
Denny's wood turnings !
Betty Spivey Old World Santa's
She's back with new collector's pieces.
Belenda Slate and hubby make Father Christmas
and one of a kind Holiday Characters.
Alva Houston is
Hickory Nut head dolls and Christmas Gourd Art. Her "Frosty
"ornament starts out as a LIGHT BULB FROSTY .
Blue Ribbon Winner Connie Gregory is making
Pinecone Wreaths right now to have plenty for your door.
- . David
Pruitt Another Place In Time is
working on Nativity Scenes for his collectors .Also, little white churches
- some Country Stores .Wife, Silvia Pruitt will
have her handwork.
- Suzanne Summers Original Suzanne Art always delights your eye with her explosion of color.
New! this show is Autumn Wilkins Doodad Mosaics .You
are going to
lovely designs in glass.
Monika Hoerl Folk Rosemaling
Artist in her native
Scandinavian art .
Gary Cunningham is
a master knife maker . He also creates leather sheaths to hold them
We are honored to have Pam Milat
artist .She will be
demonstrating her basket and home decor weaving .
Kathy Murray's KathyMurrayStudio Painted Bottles
will be the perfect glow to light up the winter with her collection.
Dorothy Owen is natural talent with clay sculpture
. Her animals are adorable and Original ..
Larry and Michelle Cooper River Birch Bees
Presenting Honey ,Beeswax Candles and holiday gift bags .
- Dick Covalinski and Wil Baker :
Stained Glass Sun Catchers and Mixed Media Art .
- Rebeka JoyBrownRebekaJoyStudio has amazing
Egg Carvings :
Duck and smaller chicken sizes.
- Darla Friedrich Cold Mountain Crafts will be
bringing her knitted ponchos and Pocket Scarves.
- Martha Savage is a ceramic
artist . Let's see what she has dreamed up for us this season.
Bayley Hooper This
Little Light makes long lasting 100% soy wax candles.
Birdsofafeather will be bringing Rag Rugs ! Also scrubbies
and seasonal decor . Welcome Shanna .
Oriental leather Art will be demonstrating and selling
his unique art style at this show !
Miller is new this year with fun Mini Corn Hole Games, handcrafted
beef jerky and more .
BakerThe Hawk and The Dove presents two Novels for Christmas
reading and giving .
Converse Clay Sculpture is a blue ribbon winner !
Cooper- Casey Stillwell uses recycles to paint their
art on . This talented duo will have some things you like.
Owenby ,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 ?
Susan Mick Bark Picture Frames are the perfect
back drop for your fine Christmas framed art.
will have a grand display for your special
pictures. She was featured in the October issue of Maine Antique
Yummy Fruit Candles that last . Perfect for
teacher's gifts !
Fouts Pebble Art is very unique! How about
pictures made with found pebbles with personality ?!
- The Fine Art Category includes :
- New this year : Hand Cut Paper Art by
Amy Shahparast ! Very original and lovely . Welcome Amy !
- Wendy Griffith paints art on wood and
glass. She will be back with her Christmas collection of Animals, Birds and
- Dennis Deitz Country
Illustrations is a natural
talent. He has a way of bringing the mountains and it's people to life.
Mack Southern Scenes is our "Featured Artist " this show
Jason Rizzo Fine Art Photography is a favorite with
mountain and wildlife lovers.
Sandy DeNiear Originals Let's see what ornaments, pillows
and fun stuff Sandy has painted on vintage bases. for us this year .
Regenia Ford MountainMemories Art
will be painting
originals while you watch . Mountain and wildlife painting on
recycled wood .
Tracie Luther BlueWatercolorStudio Artist
and Illustrator is new this year. We are honored to have her
coastal themed paintings
- Fabric and Fiber category includes :
- They are back ! Susan and Mark Kennedy
with Susan's Quilted Purses and Mark's Photography !
- Dora D Reynolds
- favorite of
collectors with her Designer fabric glass plates . She will have her
Christmas Red Birds and winter pieces.
- Bev Borchardt has a following who
watches for her latest Quilted Wall Hanging ,Quilts and
- Look for Debbie and Larry Bennett Out
of the Drawer Quilts, who specializes in neck purses.
I wear one everywhere so I don't lose my stuff" ! Ask
about a t-shirt quilt they make to preserve your memories .
- Karen Allen SewUnique will
bring her quilts, Ornaments and more. She will have a limited
bars of her Mother's Christmas Fudge .
- Ginger Rutland Gingerbreadland is
Hand quilted Quilts, Hangings ,and Ornaments .
- Barbara Quinn J and C Crafts
Embroidered Towels, Aprons, Table Runners, and Baseball Caps .
- Hannah Adcock has a baby now and is
switching her handcraft to Baby Toys and Ornaments .
- Carol M .Pitts GaCowgirl
will be demonstrating Appalachian basket weaving and bringing her
unique Book FoldingCrafts .
- Nina Hutchins KnotJustCountry is
making American Doll Clothes, Baby items, ornaments
- Rhonda Barnes Appalachian Handworks
crocheted baby items, blankets and afghans.
- Kaysea Crowe Just in time for the
holidays: Christmas Stockings, Cross Stitched Ornaments
and essentials !
- Sharon Drewyor Hand Knitted
Winter snuggles stuff .
- Jolene Tomaro and Mary
Holland The Homespun Cabin are a talented duo
who complement each other's art .
- Clay sculpture just fits into the
beautiful quilted items so perfect for one of a kind heirlooms.
- Bonnie Abbott Dyes and paints on
clothing . Her creations are wonderful .
The wood craftsmen at
this show are some of the best around:
is a Marquetry Artist . Also she has Wood Turnings and Pens.
Steve Waldroop fine crafter
Themes, Essential Oil holders and Quilt Racks .
Nathan Robbins is
a recycle craftsman who will bring small tables, small furniture and
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 that little one's eyes shine !
Larry M. Hill 'We
do Redo " has a way with recycled sewing machines
David Hurd Crafts has quality Cutting Boards for that fine
John and Jan
Benton Wesley Wood Art John will be demonstrating wood
turning and presenting ornaments, bowls and vessels .
customers love his wood turned scoops, seam rippers and
openers and more .
Ron Baker Bowerbird Woodworking will have original
wood art wine racks, Seasonal snowmen, trees and santas
WinterLatheWoodWorking has Fabulous Platters, Bowls and Plates .
Wood Crafts ,Burlap Bags and lazy Susans .
We have some of the most skilled jewelers
from our area and afar :
Mermaid Accessories was a hit in the 'Summertime' show . She
will be back with her bejeweled headbands ,perfect for gifts .
- Angel Hudgins Hudgins Designs
is coming with Hand Stamped Jewelry in cool designs.
- Jacolyn Campbell, Master
Wire Wrapper .She will have chain maille styles,
- Billy and Lavada Anderson BornAgainJewelry creations
from vintage silverware.
- Madga Fox Mermaid Accessories makes
headbands that are little treasures. She uses semiprecious stones, Austrian
and Czech crystals and Mother of Pearls.
- Janet Anderson Wild Fired Glass
is a yearly favorite with her fused jewelry and fused
glass ornaments art .
- Bill Radford
Blue Ribbon Stone Carvings ,Bone
Necklaces ,Custom Knives .
DeNardoLittleWoodlander has Leather Jewelry
Oyster Shell Jewelry ornamentsand nite lites .
oxidized brass/ natural stones .
Stix'nStones Jewelry ,here it comes for Christmas giving .
Inspired Designs by Rob makes nice charm bracelets .