Saturday, July 14, 2018 (9 am -10 am) – Kids “Summer Craft” Event. The craft for July is water bombs. Weather permitting, we will play a game with them after creating them out of sponges. Mom and Dad can drop off the kids at this 1 hour craft event while they visit the Historic Haywood Farmers Market [...]
Saturday, July 21, 2018 (1 pm) – “Crafter Showcase Spotlight” with Cindy Shock, Knitter and Quilter. Cindy will be discussing her whimsical creations while doing a live demonstration. Refreshments served. $5 donation requested.
You are invited to come join us for our Patron Celebration Day at Shelton House Saturday, June 16, 2018 11:00 am to 4:00 pm ********** Crafter Exhibits and Demonstrations Crafter Showcase Artist Donna Glee Williams 1:00 pm in Barn Visit the Museum, Barn, Grounds, and Gift Shop
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 [...]
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 Saturday mornings. Four dates have been scheduled throughout the Spring and Summer that will allow [...]
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.