The Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands
For four days each July and October, the US Cellular Center in Asheville, NC comes alive with fine traditional and contemporary crafts. Over 200 craftspeople fill the two levels of the center selling their works of clay, fiber, glass, leather, metal, mixed media, natural materials, paper, wood and jewelry.
Craft demonstrations are a highlight at the Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands. Watching and interacting with highly skilled craftspeople as they create is entertaining and educational. Throughout the show, visitors will have the opportunity to observe works and learn about their inspiration and methods. Scheduled demonstrations range from natural dyeing and spinning to basketry, to spinning and knitting. There will also be local entertainment to enjoy.
July 19-22, 2012
US Cellular Center, 87 Haywood Street, Asheville NC
Thursday through Saturday: 10AM-6PM
Admission: $8, Children under 12 are free
For more information call 828-298-7928 or visit www.southernhighlandguild.org