What: Pick up a guide and follow the little red line through the mountains of Mitchell and Yancey counties for a weekend of studio strolling. The Toe River Arts Council invites the public to see some topnotch artists in their elements. Learn how mugs, jugs, blown glass and basketry are made, and meet artists of all kinds. Art-lovers can visit studios at their own pace, stop for lunch in a beautiful setting and find gifts for their nearest and dearest.
When: Friday, Dec. 2, noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, and Sunday, Dec. 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Throughout Mitchell and Yancey counties
Contact: 765-0520 or www.toeriverarts.org for detailed map