FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - April 6, 2018 Shelton House to Host Museums in Partnership Meeting April 9th The Shelton House - WNC History, Heritage, and Crafts The Museums in Partnership (MIP), a non-profit organization of 92 museums located in twenty-five counties in WNC, has selected the Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts in the [...]
The Shelton House has made plans for its 2018 season, which promises to be filled with events and opportunities for crafters and the community alike. Our 2nd Annual Crafter Showcase Program will run April through October and will feature local crafters who will display and sell their crafts to the community. The Shelton House is accepting applications [...]
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - February 9, 2018 (Waynesville, NC - February 9. 2018) - The Shelton House will launch a new series of events for the 2018 season on Saturday, March 31, 2018. The Kid’s Crafter Events are aimed at developing the crafting spirit at an early age and giving parents a much needed break on [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 10, 2017 Jackie Stephens, Curator Emeritus for the Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts located in the historic Shelton House, recently commissioned ceramic markers for the Shelton Gardens from Ann Suggs, a ceramicist from Balsam. The beautiful markers are fired clay that identify each garden and pay tribute to those whose efforts bring [...]
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.
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, [...]