Meet our judge: Nell Fredericksen

Meet our judge: Nell Fredericksen

We are very excited to have Nell Jefferson Fredericksen of Sugar Grove Studio as one of our jurors for the leaf&root&berry Botanical Art Exhibition. Her beautifully crafted heirloom quality jewelry and lovely pottery display her affinity for the natural world,...
Featured Story: Tom Raymond

Featured Story: Tom Raymond

Featured Stories: Creativity in the Appalachian Highlands   These are the people, the organizations, and the projects that make the Appalachian Highlands so unique.   Board Member Profile: Tom Raymond By Katie E. Hoffman, Executive Director, Create Appalachia If...
Featured Story: Ren Allen

Featured Story: Ren Allen

Featured Stories: Creativity in the Appalachian Highlands   These are the people, the organizations, and the projects that make the Appalachian Highlands so unique.   Local Artist Ren Allen Wins Big at Living Art America’s 2017 Competition By Katie E....
Appalachian Highlands Botanical Art Exhibition

Appalachian Highlands Botanical Art Exhibition

Call for artists! Announcing a special art exhibition and competition specifically for The Appalachian Highlands, home to one of the most biologically diverse ecosystems in the United States. As artists, we draw our inspiration from this abundance and celebrate it....
CA receives $15,000 grant from South Arts

CA receives $15,000 grant from South Arts

Create Appalachia is very excited to have received a $15,000 grant from South Arts for our start-up of the Create Appalachia Arts & Technology Center which will open in January 2021. This grant will be used to help with operations expenses for the new Create...
Let’s help each other survive the epidemic

Let’s help each other survive the epidemic

A lot of us creative types work as freelancers and private business owners. With festivals cancelling, and social distancing requiring us to not meet with clients or keep our shop doors open, the bills are piling up fast. This may be only temporary, but the short-term...