Crafts, Basketry & Sundry
Basketry can take on many forms and can be made of many materials, but at its core it is the weaving, sewing, and tying pliable wood staves, pine needles, rope, and fabric into decoratively functional pieces. In the Mountain Arts District, you don’t have to look far for some great home goods—whether it’s brooms, baskets and items like essential oils, herbal creations, homemade soaps and beauty products and candles. Check out some of our subscribers and venues below for more information.
Liz Sutton is a photographer who also creates jewelry and home goods.
Maggi Rhudy creates decorative gourds, printmaking, paintings, basketry and paper cut art.
Art in Green Bank is a gallery collection of hand-crafted paintings, pottery, jewelry, woodwork, art classes.
Anne Beardslee is a creator of unique basketry and quilted items.
The Augusta Heritage Center is a nationally and internationally known traditional music, folklife and folk arts programs.
Artist blacksmith and an Appalachian-style broom maker located near Hillsboro, WV.
Artist co-op gallery & store located in Elkins, WV featuring the region’s premier artists.