Due to our beautiful Appalachian Winter event - SNOW, the Shelton House Appalachian Family Christmas is RESCHEDULED for Sunday, December 17, 2017, 2-4 pm. Come by the Historic Shelton House Barn on December 17 for a family Christmas event. Children between 4 and 10 can make their own ornament for your family tree, and all [...]
Come by the Historic Shelton House Barn on December 10 to prepare your family for Christmas. Children between 4 and 10 can make their own ornament for your family tree, and all children can visit with Santa to let him know their Christmas wishes and have their picture taken! Sing along with your favorite Christmas [...]
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 31, 2017 Donation to Shelton House Collection by Rodney Leftwich Honors Jackie Stephens, Curator Emeritus (Waynesville, NC August 31, 2017) Today local Potter Rodney Leftwich, a specialist in historical pottery materials and techniques from Western North Carolina donated one of his latest creations to the Museum of NC [...]
Guided tours of the Shelton House Museum will be available during the day of Louise's book signing.
Sara Gatilogo is a crafter of jewelry based on a traditional Ukrainian egg dying process. Sara began her developing her craft at age 16, working with Emily Fleenor, one of her current partners in the Cackleberry Studios in Waynesville. In 2016, Josh Fleenor utilized their process in jewelry decoration and thus was born “egg shell [...]
Sage Morgan, a second year student at the Haywood Community College Professional Crafts program, focuses on exceptional original pottery. The wide variety of approaches to pottery creation and design at Haywood Community College has brought out Sage’s talents in a way that can only be appreciated in person. Sage’s future in this field is well [...]
Gayle Haynie, a stained glass and fused glass crafter, has 28 years’ experience with stained glass, and 12 years’ experience with fused glass. She has taken classes from some of the best known names in the industry. Much of her work is custom and she embraces the challenge of designing personal art.
Press Release, May 26, 2017 Focusing on unique crafts & crafters, the Shelton House and the Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts announces their inaugural Shelton House Crafter Showcase, opening on June 1, 2017. This special exhibit will feature four selected crafters from June through September, at the Historic Shelton House Barn and Museum. Each month, [...]