To view all Artisan Trail Tour Sites visit the
Tour Participants and Map page.
All 51 sites are open ALL tour hours Fri/Sat 10-5 & Sun 12-5
Below are special Demos & Offers on-going throughout the 2014 June Tour:
(updates and additions will continue until tour dates.)
PDF printable version of Brochure Corrections & Updates- on-going & scheduled tour special activities
#4 Calico & Old Lace
Free motion Machine Quilting demonstrations
#5 Carolyn Deck
Studio clearance sale-
Many original paintings marked down to $300 or less!
Carolyn is ready for letting go of the old and making space for the new!
#7 Gretchen St. Lawrence
#9 Michael Costello
Stone carving demonstrations
#10 Paintings by Joli Ayn Wood
Painting works in progress
#11 Phoenix Hardwoods
Woodworking demos every day. Picnic by the river!
#12 Poor Farm Pottery - Seth Guzovsky Ongoing pottery demos
Ongoing pottery demos
#14 Teri's Clay Smiles - Teri Walters
Daily femo clay demos and mini classes by Teri & guild members.
Create your own souvenir in a "make & take it" activity.
#16 Things by Ernest Bryant
Two sites during tour. 1.Home studio at Lick Ridge: Sales, exhibits, studio tour,
plus a stroll through the "Wood Zoo" Exotic Wood Garden.
Site 2: "Pine Springs" Open House (1145 Meadowview Run Rd., Copper Hill) 1860's farm house featuring
cabinetry, woodwork and carvings by Ernest, including a Medical Library, living room, kitchen & dining room.
#18 Tom Phelps Pottery
Ongoing pottery making.
#19 Wrenpottery Studio
Demonstrations in throwing, carving & decorating work.
Galleries & Shops :
#20 Bell Gallery & Garden
Free refreshments. Daily craft & art demonstrations. Camera, pressed floral, jewelry demos. Plant & Herb Sale
#21 Electric Eye Custom Tattoos
Live Demonstrations of tattooing, jewelry making and lots of other FUN stuff
#23 Floyd Artists Association
#26 Mountain High Tie-Dye & Screen Printing
Studio tour, free refreshments & 10% off tie-dye purchases or 5% off screen print orders made during tour.
#29 The Jacksonville Center for the Arts
Ceramics Studio open throughout tour with on-going demos. Hayloft Gallery & Breezeway Gallery ooen.
Opening Gallery Receptions: Saturday, June 14, 5-8pm.
#31 Troika Contemporary Crafts Gallery - Artists Exhibit
Farms & Farm Markets
#34 Harvest Moon Food Store
10% members discount & specials to all tour visitors & in-store samples
#35 Medicinal Herb Growers Consortium - Blue Ridge Center for Chinese Medicine (BRCCM)
Ongoing Herb Garden Tours; Schedules talks and activities. website for more info Brccm.org
#36 Ocotilla's Mountainside Alpacas
Farm tours, interactions with alpacas; discussions of alpaca qualities, ownership & products.
#37 Riverstone Farm Visit our working farm for tour with a farmer and walk along the wooded nature trail animals. Saturday only from 10-3 the farm shop will be open featuring Riverstone lamb and pork and seasonal veggies.
#38 Specialty Garden Design - Sales, tours, talks.
#39 Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary
Saturday, June 14, 11am - talk by Gunther Hauk on "Current state of the Honeybee". Visit the bees & farm tours daily.
#40 Wildwood Daylily Farm & General Store
June 15 Antique Car Cruise 2-5pm with live music outside
Eat & Sleep
#42 Dogtown Roadhouse -
Saturday Afternoon of Open Mic - Floyd music and performances
#43 Floyd Country Store - Jingle Tap Cafe'
Offering to pack picnic lunches for tour folks
#49 Red Rooster Coffee Roaster
Free Tastings daily.
#50 The Artist's Table
During the Tour, treat yourself to special pricing on our Potter's Plates dining wares created by local artists and filled with culinary treats.