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Live Art Demos Every Saturday at Mountain Made

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 “The beginning is the most important part of the work.” ~Plato

Mountain Made is pleased to offer once again this year, live weekly art and craft demonstrations.  Every Saturday from 11-4PM, (during our summer and fall seasons) we will be hosting a live demonstration given by one of our local artisans on a variety of crafts such as hand molded ceramics, wood sculpture, metalwork, painting as well as many other wonderful and original art forms.

Each artist will be available to speak with your, while working  at our mini artist’s studio, inside the gallery.

We invite you to Come By & Watch Our Artists in Action!


Check out the complete schedule below…



 Live Art Demonstrations for October 1-31, 2013

October 4, 2013 (Downtown Art Walk), Origami Paper Art by Julie Barr, 5-8pm

October 5, 2013 Bare Wood Naturals, serving boards by Kim and Laura DeWeese, 11am-4pm

October 7, 2013 Fun Ceramic Sculptures by Jean and Carl Saake, 11am-4pm

October 10, 2013 Wire Bonsai Trees by Jim Beghtol, 11am-4pm

October 12, 2013 Hand-sculpted Pottery by Sondra Hastings & Wire Bonsai Trees by Jim Beghtol, 11am-4pm

While America Craft Week 2013 ends on the 13th, the live artist demos at Mountain Made do not!

October 19, “Let’s Play Chess” featuring wonderful chess board sets by wood artist Bill Wanezek, 11am-4pm

October 26, Ceramic Christmas Bells by Jean and Carl Saake, 11am-4pm

October 27, Illustrated Scratch Board Art by Kim Anderson

If you are going to be in the Asheville area and are looking for something cool and fun to do, we invite you visit our gallery (directions to MOUNTAIN MADE), watch our artists at work and learn more about their particular art or craft.


Our Demonstration Artists


Wire Bonsai Trees

Jim Beghtol – Wire Sculpture


Sondra Hasting - Ceramics

Sondra Hasting – Ceramics


Rick Hills - Painting

Rick Hills – Painting



Lynnette Miller – Floor Cloths


Wood Sculptor Brian Monteleone

Brian Monteleone – Wood Sculpture


Ceramic artists

Jean & Carl Saake – Ceramics


Kate Stockman - Live Art Demo

Kate Stockman – Mixed Media


Directions to the Demos

map to Mountain Made 1 Page Ave, Asheville NC

Downtown Asheville NC – Mountain Made Store at Grove Arcade

Map and Driving Directions to Asheville, NC

Mountain Made Gallery is located inside the Grove Arcade
1 Page Avenue, Downtown Asheville, NC –  828.350.0307

Past Demonstrations in

Live Art Demonstrations for September 1-30 2013

Sept 6 – Downtown Art Walk – Light refreshments will be served and live music.

Sept 7 – Kate Stockman – Handcrafted Leather & Custom Bound Journals

Sept 14 – Sondra Hastings – Ceramic Meditation Plates

Sept 21 – Jim Beghtol – Wire Bonsai Tree Sculptures

Sept 28 – Jean & Carl Saake —  Hand Sculpted Ceramic Birds & Fruit

 August 1-31 2013

Aug 2 – August Downtown Art Walk – Light refreshments will be served and live music.

Aug 3Mountain Made’s First Ever Summer Book Extravaganza 

Aug 10 – Jean & Carl Saake —  Hand Sculpted Ceramic Birds & Fruit

Aug. 17 – Rick Hills —  Pochoir Paintings

Aug. 24 – Sondra Hastings — Ceramic Mermaids & “Original Asheville” Meditation Plates

Aug. 31 – Jim Beghtol — Wire Bonsai Tree Sculptures

 July 1-31 2013

July 5 – Friday Art Walk: Featured Artist will be Wood Sculptor Brian Monteleone > Wood Sculpture

July 6 – Jim Beghtol – Wire Bonsai Tree Sculptures

July 13 – Rick Hills  – Porchoir Painted Bird Houses

July 20 – Sondra Hastings – Sondra Hastings – Woodland Fairies & Ceramic Meditation Plates

July 27 – Jean & Carl Saake – Hand Sculpted Ceramic Birds & Fruit

Past Demonstrations in June 1-30 2013

June 1 – Brian Monteleone > Wood Sculpture

June 8 – Jean & Carl Saake – Whimsical Ceramic Critters

June 15 – Jim Beghtol – Wire Bonsai Tree Sculptures

June 22 – Sondra Hastings – Ceramic Meditation Plates

June 29 – Lynette Miller – Hand Painted Floor Cloths

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