Arts & Crafts

Galleries & Craft Shops

All the materials you can imagine as well as the items that could be only functional, become unique art in the hands of the talented artisans of the North Georgia Mountains. Wood, ceramics, glass, oil or cloth converted into beautiful fabrics, baskets, vases, paintings and furniture await you in the different art galleries and shops to decorate your home or simply to acquire a beautiful souvenir of your trip to the mountains.

Galleries and Exhibits

Union, Fannin & Towns Counties

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John C. Campbell Folk School

This is for adults only! This great school offers year-round weeklong and weekend classes in craft, art, music, dance, cooking, gardening, nature studies, photography and writing.

Location: One Folk School Road, BrasstownNC 28902

Website: https://www.folkschool.org/

Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association & The Art Center

The Art Center, located in the historic Fannin County Courthouse, houses studios, a pottery and kiln studio, five artistic guilds, five galleries and an artist in residence program.

Location:420 West Main Street Blue Ridge GA 30513

Website: https://www.blueridgearts.net/

Young Harris College

The college is the perfect place for art lovers because it offers concerts, art exhibits and theatre throughout the year. In addition, the Rollins Planetarium has a calendar of special seasonal events.

Location: 1 College Street, Young Harris, GA 30582

Website: https://www.yhc.edu/

Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds

Every year Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds hosts several cultural and artistic events. Among them are the Appalachian Wine & Jazz Festival as well as the Superstar Concert Series, without forgetting big bands of bluegrass and country music that characterizes the area.

Location:1311 Music Hall Road, P.O. Box 444, Hiawassee, GA 30546

Website: www.georgiamountainfairgrounds.com

Shops & Stores

Union, Fannin & Towns Counties

Rustic Mountain Decor

Rustic Mountain Decor located in downtown Blairsville, Georgia in the beautiful Northeast Blue Ridge Mountains offers top-notch handmade local furniture made out of barnwood, cedar, log, hickory, pine & walnut.

Location: 38 Merchant’s Walk-Suite D, Blairsville, Georgia 30512

Website: https://rusticmountaindecorga.com/

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Sunrise Country Store

An authentic country store established in the early 1920’s offering you a lil bit of everything. They have an assortment of local foods and crafts.

Location: 7568 Gainesville Highway Blairsville, GA 30512

Website: https://www.sunrisegrocery.com/

APPRILS

April's Attic

Specializing in quality antiques, collectibles, Country-Primitive home decor, interior design, and much more!

Location: 6850 Appalachian Highway, Mineral Bluff, GA 30559

Website: https://aprilsatticantiques.com/

Hiawassee Store

North & Main Clothing Company

The Loft may be Hiawassee’s best kept fashion secret. A true standout among boutiques in Northeastern Georgia, The Loft brings a touch of urban sophistication to the area with fresh looks.

Location: 518 N Main Street #1, Hiawassee, GA 30546

Website: https://www.northandmainclothingco.com/