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Recent artwork by Justin Moe (pictured) will be on display during the month of November in the cabinet outside of the meeting room at the Macon County Public Library in Franklin. Stop by to see his sketches made by gel pens on cardstock whenever the library is open. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

 

‘Hard Candy’ holiday craft show

The 35th annual “Hard Candy Christmas” arts and crafts show will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 25-26 inside the Ramsey Center at Western Carolina University.

This mountain tradition started in 1987 in Franklin with eight local artists. It has grown to over 100 regional artisans who sell their work at great prices. Expect a dazzling display of fine hand-crafted creations such as Father Christmas dolls, fresh mountain greenery, and folk dolls. The ornament collectors always find new additions for the tree.

Admission is $5 for a two-day pass. Children under 12 are free. Parking is also free. For more information, click on mountainartisans.net or call 828.524.3405.

 

Also: 

• Artwork by Justin Moe will be on display during the month of November in the cabinet outside of the meeting room at the Macon County Public Library in Franklin. Stop by to see his sketches made by gel pens on cardstock whenever the library is open. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

• “Cultivating Collections: Glass” exhibition will be on display through Dec. 9 in the Fine Art Museum at the Bardo Arts Center at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee. Regular museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and until 7 p.m. on Thursday. 828.227.ARTS or visit bardoartscenter.wcu.edu.

• Southwestern Community College Swain Arts Center (Bryson City) will host an array of workshops for adults and kids. southwesterncc.edu/scc-locations/swain-center.

• Dogwood Crafters in Dillsboro will host an array of upcoming art classes and workshops. dogwoodcrafters.com/classes.html or call 828.586.2248.

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