“The beginning is the most important part of the work.” ~Plato
Mountain Made, a downtown Asheville art gallery, is pleased to present our 2015 schedule of live arts and crafts demonstrations.
Starting in May, every Saturday from 11-4PM, we will be hosting a live demonstration given by one of our local Asheville artists.
The demonstrations will be on a variety of arts and crafts such as hand molded ceramics, fiber and textile crafts, metalwork, and many other wonderful and original art forms, as well book signing by or local writers. (more…)
A couple of months prior, Jarvis had held a celebration for her dead mother in Grafton, West Virginia, a town jut 15 miles away from Fairmont, WV the home of Grace Clayton.
After the successful promotion of Mother’s Day in Grafton, the first observance of a “Father’s Day” was held on July 5, 1908, in Fairmont by Ms. Clayton.
And so it still goes, a father may know best but the day to honor them always comes second. Yet as Wade Boggs said, “Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad…”
So here are some…
Gifts for the Dad in Your Life
It doesn’t matter, if that special father in your life works out of an executive office suite, a manager’s cubicle or just on a wood door thrown across two filing cabinets in the back room – his office, his work space is important to him.
So this is why we gathered together some of best, yet affordable office and desktop pieces – functional yet beautiful.
Bio/Artist Statement Mike Cowan has taken his skill for metal fabrication and ironwork into the world of master craftsmanship. His history is as diverse as his wares. This former Army avionics technician, dirt track car racer, and NASCAR fabricator’s history has turned his metal working skills to artistic welding and …Read More »