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 [...]
Stay tuned for details on our exciting 2018 events.
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 [...]
Ghosts & Growlers Event What: Ghosts & Growlers Halloween Fundraiser Event When: Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. Where: The Historic Shelton House property. Why: A Little Party Never Hurt Nobody; Fundraiser for the Shelton House The FUN - Comprised of two portions: House Ghost Speak: In the dining room of [...]
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.
Marjorie Warren, a former Haywood Community College Professional Crafts Fiber student, will feature traditional and newly designed Tartans. Presented the National Tartan Day Award in Washington, DC in 2015, she was active in the creation and development of Tartan Day in the United States. Warren is a member of the Southern Highland Craft Guild, the [...]
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, [...]