Kids Crafter Events at the Shelton House

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 [...]

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October 21, 2017 Ghosts & Growlers

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 [...]

By |2018-02-06T00:03:31+00:00August 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

August 12, 2017 Crafter Highlight – Sage Morgan

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 [...]

By |2018-02-06T00:04:11+00:00July 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

July 8, 2017 Crafter Highlight – Gayle Haynie

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.

By |2018-02-06T00:04:19+00:00July 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

June 10, 2017 Crafter Highlight – Marjorie Warren

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 [...]

By |2018-02-06T00:04:31+00:00June 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Shelton House Crafter Showcase – Featured Crafters Announced

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, [...]

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