Crafter’s Wanted for 3rd Annual Crafter Showcase Program at the Shelton House

The Shelton House has made plans for its 2019 season. Our 3rd  Annual Crafter Showcase Program will run April through September. The Shelton House is accepting applications for crafters until March 15, 2019. Crafters will display and sell their works in the Shelton House Gift Shop. Each month, the featured crafter will be featured in the house [...]

By |2019-04-06T17:37:48+00:00February 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

October 27, 2018 – Shelton House “Ghosts & Growlers Masquerade Ball”

Ghosts & Growlers Event is COMING!!! On October 27th you are invited to come to a "Masquerade Ball".  Activities will include fortune telling and palm reading, ghost stories, face mask painting, photo ops, and more..... Stay tuned for more details. Tickets are $75 per person and include heavy hors d'oeuvres, themed dessert, and beverages (beer [...]

By |2019-04-06T17:34:15+00:00September 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Crafter’s Wanted for 2nd Annual Crafter Showcase Program at the Shelton House

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 [...]

By |2019-04-06T17:35:20+00:00February 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ann Suggs Designs New Garden Signs for Shelton House

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 [...]

By |2019-04-06T17:56:11+00:00November 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Donation to Shelton House Collection by Rodney Leftwich Honors Jackie Stephens, Curator Emeritus

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 [...]

By |2019-04-06T17:57:10+00:00September 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments