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Wire Bonsai Tree Sculptures by Sarah Jane Kennedy

Bean’s Bonsai Studio’s Wire Bonsai Trees Today there are many artists that use interesting kinds of materials to make wonderful art. Wire crafting has become one of the most uncommon “common”  items used in making art sculptures. Sarah Jane Kennedy (Bean’s Bonsai Studio) creates free-standing wire bonsai trees that are crafted (twisted by hand) from 100’s of individual strands of

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Decorative Arts

WNC Chainsaw Artist Chris Markey Carves Uncommon Bear Sculptures

Chris Markey Jr., Master Woodcarver and Chainsaw Artist “Art is 10% talent and 90% inspiration” Here at Mountain Made, we strongly believe that new techniques can help recreate and reinvigorate such time honored traditions as wood carving. So here in the Blue Ridge Mountains, you can find inspiration all around us. And this is why we feel Chris Markey Jr.,

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Featured Artwork

Experience the Colorful World of Polymer Clay Jewelry with Lori Axelrod

Handcrafted Polymer Clay Jewelry by Lori Axelrod We invite you to come by the Mountain Made gallery (in downtown Asheville) this Saturday, August 12, from 12 PM to 3 PM, for a live art demo! Imagine a realm where vibrant colors, intricate designs, and tactile experiences converge, transporting you to a universe of endless artistic possibilities. This is the world

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Artists

Wood Bowls with Holes? 4th Generation Woodturning by Mike McKinney

Handcrafted Wood Bowls by Mike McKinney In this week’s post, Mountain Made gallery is happy to share with you the unique wood art of one of our newest additions to our gallery of local woodturners, Mike McKinney. Mike McKinney is a fourth generation woodworker who had an opportunity to work in the shop with both his dad and grandfather. His

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Hand Forged Metal Roasters & Meat Flippers

Handmade Metal Roasters and Meat Flippers Grilling Season is Almost Over! The Labor Day Weekend (September 4th, 2023), is usually the last time we ALL can get together outside and cook out friends and family. But with all the crazy airline travel and higher than normal temps, many of us are considering doing a just a short road trip then

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