Follow your art WNC celebrates American Craft Week

Follow your art: WNC celebrates American Craft Week

Volume
24
/ Issue
11

Cover Design Credit:

Norn Cutson

Cover Photography Credit:

Lisa Joerling
American Craft Week, Friday, Oct. 6-Sunday, Oct. 15, is celebrated with special enthusiasm in WNC. In fact, one-fifth of the winners of this year’s American Craft Week contest are based in this region. On the cover: “Spring” by Lisa Joerling, who will take part in the Spruce Pine Potters, Oct. 14 and 15.

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movies

  • Screen scene: Local film news

    -by Edwin Arnaudin
    Local filmmaker Andrew Shearer competes to have the Duplass brothers executive produce his film, Cat Fly hosts a Halloween film festival at Upcountry Brewing and more.

news

  • Tuesday History: ‘We are born alone’

    -by Thomas Calder
    October was a significant month in writer Thomas Wolfe’s life. The Asheville native was born Oct. 3, 1900. Decades later, his first novel, Look Homeward, Angel came out on Oct.…
  • Is hydro the way to grow? Locals say yes

    -by Maggie Cramer
    Hydroponics is taking off around the globe, the country and in Western North Carolina. But it’s not just backyard gardeners who want to reap hydroponics’ impressive list of benefits, which…
  • WNC residents, officials gather to discuss railroads’ future

    -by Max Hunt
    Community and business representatives from across the rail industry gathered in Asheville on Sept. 22 for the Railroads & Regional Economic Development Conference. Organized by the WNC Rail Committee, the…
  • Conference to focus on economic inclusion, equity

    -by Leslie Boyd
    The third annual conference, “Bringing it Home: Building a Local Economy for Everyone,” will take place on Oct. 7 at the YMI Cultural Center in downtown Asheville.
  • Conscious Party: Outdoor Adventure Demo Day

    -by Edwin Arnaudin
    The full day of outdoor adventure activities takes place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Oct. 7 at Evergreen Community Charter School.

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