The Watauga County Arts Council is the Best Way to Support the Arts in the High Country!  


You help us support our LOCAL ARTISTS and make WONDERFUL ARTS EXPERIENCES available to EVERYONE, regardless of age or level of ability.   

We assist OTHER ARTS-BASED ORGANIZATION as well as SCHOOLS and COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS offering arts-related projects through our Grassroots Grants Program.

Our EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS are available and accessible for all ages and all levels of expertise.  

We offer a GIFT SHOP where you can purchase unique, handmade gifts.

Monthly GALLERY EXHIBITS are celebrated at our 2nd SATURDAY EVENTS each month.

Plus we have a variety of events and activities which are open to anyone who chooses to participate. 

Your gift will make it possible for us to continue and to grow the many creative programs and services we provide to our community.

Here are some of the things we do which Benefit EVERYONE in our community:   
  • Gift Shop and Galleries at the Blue Ridge ArtSpace
  •  Workshops, Lessons, Classes, and Arty Parties 
  • Grassroots and Regional Artist Project Grants 
  • Children’s Educational Opportunities 
  • 2nd Saturday Celebration of the Arts 
  • Arts Placement Service 
  • Barn Quilts  
(Check out the "So You Want to Learn More?" page to get the nitty gritty details.)

We also offer Opportunities for Artists to:
  • Share and Sell their Work
  • Teach
  • Learn
  • Interact With Other Artists
  • Build Their Business as an Artist
Keep browsing this website to learn more.......or go to our main website or check us out on Facebook

Or come be part of the action at the Blue Ridge ArtSpace at
377 Shadowline Drive in Boone, NC! 


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