Terry Gess Pottery

Terry Gess Pottery on the road!


Spruce Pine Potters Market

This coming weekend

October 14 & 15, 2017   10-5pm

It is time again for the annual Potters Market held at the Cross Street Building in Spruce Pine, NC. Shop & collect new clay works from 30 regional artists. Free admission & this year we will feature acclaimed wood fired pizza & sandwiches from FRESH.

Click HERE for the New Spruce Pine Potters Market Website listing 2017 participants & directions to the show.


70th Annual

Craft Fair of The Southern Highlands

Friday - Sunday, October 20 - 22, 2017

US Cellular Center

 Downtown Asheville, NC

Friday through Saturday, 10:00 to 6:00 pm

Sunday, 10:00 am to 5:00pm

Our region's exellent makers exhibit a variety of craft ranging from contemporary to traditional in works of clay, wood, metal, glass, fiber, natural materials, paper, leather, mixed media, and jewelry.

Click here for info & directions


54th Annual

Piedmont Crafts Fair

Friday - Sunday, November 17 - 19, 2017

Benton Convention Center

 Downtown Winston Salem, NC

SATURDAY : 10am - 6pm

SUNDAY : Noon - 5pm

Quality craftsmanship and excellent design have always been the hallmarks of Piedmont Craftsmen's Fair. Held annually since 1963 by Piedmont Craftsmen, Inc., the fair showcases the handwork of more than 100 fine artisans from across the southeast in a setting that allows shoppers to meet the crafts people, talk to them about their work, and view demonstrations of craft techniques.

Exhibiting members include craft artists who work in clay, wood, glass, fibers, leather, metal, photography, printmaking, and mixed media creating one-of-a-kind works that can be functional as well as beautiful. In addition to the quality of the work shown, Piedmont

Craftsmen's Fair has a well deserved reputation for an ambiance that is relaxed, welcoming, and beautiful.

Click here for info & directions


Home Sale!

Toe River Arts Council (TRAC)

Studio Tour

TOUR HOURS : Friday - Sunday     December 1 - 3, 2017 , 10-5PM

RECEPTION : Friday, December 1, Spruce Pine Gallery 5:30 to 7:30PM

3 Artists will join me at my studio!

The Toe River Studio Tour is perhaps the largest and the longest running studio tour in the country; you will find craftspeople and artists in nearly every medium, many tops in their field and several new-to-the-tour participants.

FREE, self-guided, this adventure will lead you to some unique places situated between Mt. Mitchell and Roan Mountain. Visitors travel through valleys, past streams, across rivers, over hilltops, and experience breathtaking mountain vistas as they those many out-of-the-way studios. Meet the artists, see where they create and where they live.

Click here for info & directions