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Event Series Pysanky Egg Painting

Pysanky Egg Painting

Taught by Blair Collins

NOTE: Class takes place in three sessions on March 12, 14 & 16 from 2-4 pm.  Join in on the discovery of creating or “writing” Pysanky eggs. They are the beautiful, colorful detailed Easter eggs originating in the Ukraine culture and date back through the centuries. We are offering a workshop over 3 afternoons in […]

Event Series Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Every third Tuesday we host a knit night at the Stecoah Valley Center. Come join in an evening of fun and fellowship. Bring your current WIP and or latest finished project. Crocheters and spinners are welcome.  For more information, please call 828-479-3364 or email programs@stecoahvalleycenter.com. (You may bring your supper or a snack to share; […]

Stecoah Easter Egg Hunt

It's time to hop on over to the Stecoah Valley Center and see the Easter Bunny! – huge egg hunt – age category prizes – free cupcakes – photos with the Easter Bunny Sponsor a duckie in the Peeps on the Creek race to support programming at the Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

Knitting: Introduction to Stranded Colorwork

Taught by Jennifer West

Join us as we explore stranded colorwork. We will explore the many aspects of stranded colorwork knitting while making a simple two-color hat. With a little patience and practice, you will be well on your way to creating stunning colorwork pieces! This class is for Intermediate or Adventurous Beginner. You need to already know how […]

Wet Felting a Mountain Sunset Wall Hanging

Taught by Kim Keelor

Experience mankind's oldest textile creation process, wet felting with wool, with Carolina Artworks artist Kim Keelor. During this lively class you will create your own mountain sunset wall hanging to take home using only wool, recycled silk, soap, and water. All materials to complete the project are provided. Tuition: $60, includes all materials Instructor: Kim Keelor of […]

Introduction to the Sewing Machine

Taught by Jannessa Brown

During this class you will learn the various parts of the machine and how each part operates. Learn how to wind and thread a bobbin case, thread the machine, and change a needle. You will also learn about stitch lengths and practice sewing with paper templates and fabric. At the end of the class, you […]

Event Series Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Every third Tuesday we host a knit night at the Stecoah Valley Center. Come join in an evening of fun and fellowship. Bring your current WIP and or latest finished project. Crocheters and spinners are welcome.  For more information, please call 828-479-3364 or email programs@stecoahvalleycenter.com. (You may bring your supper or a snack to share; […]

Smoky Mountain SpringFest at Stecoah

Come on out for the second annual Smoky Mountain SpringFest at Stecoah as we celebrate spring and our beautiful Great Smoky Mountains! We have access to so many outdoor activities through which we can enjoy our mountain home and our native plants and wildlife. This is an opportunity to experience why Graham County truly is Your […]

Life Changing No Knead Bread

Taught by Jennifer West

This simple method of making no-knead bread is a wonderful way to get into yeast-bread baking. The easy stir-together dough rests in your refrigerator, developing flavor, until you are ready to bake. Inspired by the “Artisan Bread in Five minutes a day” book by Jeff Hertzberg and Zoe Francois, this method of bread baking is […]

Event Series Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Every third Tuesday we host a knit night at the Stecoah Valley Center. Come join in an evening of fun and fellowship. Bring your current WIP and or latest finished project. Crocheters and spinners are welcome.  For more information, please call 828-479-3364 or email programs@stecoahvalleycenter.com. (You may bring your supper or a snack to share; […]

Event Series Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Every third Tuesday we host a knit night at the Stecoah Valley Center. Come join in an evening of fun and fellowship. Bring your current WIP and or latest finished project. Crocheters and spinners are welcome.  For more information, please call 828-479-3364 or email programs@stecoahvalleycenter.com. (You may bring your supper or a snack to share; […]

Take a Stab at Sashiko Embroidery

Taught by Susan Coe

Take a stab at Sashiko embroidery and show off your work with this simple little Envelope Pouch. Sashiko literally means 'little stabs' and is a traditional embroidery style in which geometric patterns are reproduced in white thread contrasted on a dark fabric. The stitches are simple running stitches - the perfect project for beginners who […]

Dale Ann Bradley

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

Dale Ann Bradley is an internationally recognized bluegrass artist with 2 Grammy nominations and 6 awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association for Best Female Vocalist.  Having performed at the famed Grand Ole Opry and been inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame, Dale Ann has no shortage of recognition for her work in […]

Get Tickets $10.00 – $25.00

Pretty Little Goat

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

Pretty Little Goat formed in 2013 through their common love of the deep well of local tradition found in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Pretty Little Goat sees traditional music as a living art form; vibrant and evolving.  At the center of the group is the husband-and-wife team of Josh and Mallory Carter. After […]

Get Tickets $10.00 – $18.00

Rick Faris

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

Rick Faris was born to play music. Growing up in the award winning Faris Family Bluegrass Band.  Rick next joined Special Consensus. In September 2018, Rick signed on with Dark Shadow Recording as a solo artist. Rick started writing songs and selecting the right personnel that could handle anything.  With watertight harmony singers and mind-blowing pickers, […]

Get Tickets $10.00 – $20.00
Event Series Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Schoolhouse Sit & Knit

Every third Tuesday we host a knit night at the Stecoah Valley Center. Come join in an evening of fun and fellowship. Bring your current WIP and or latest finished project. Crocheters and spinners are welcome.  For more information, please call 828-479-3364 or email programs@stecoahvalleycenter.com. (You may bring your supper or a snack to share; […]

Jeff Little Trio

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

The piano rarely plays a prominent part in Appalachian or Americana music and is seldom the lead instrument. Jeff Little is an exception – and a remarkable one. His distinctive two-handed style, much influenced by the mountain flat-picked guitar tradition, is breathtaking in its speed, precision, and clarity. He was inducted into the Blue Ridge Music […]

Get Tickets $10.00 – $25.00

Mac Arnold & Plate Full O’Blues

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

A South Carolina native, Arnold began playing music in the 1950s when he and his brother built a guitar from a steel gas can, broomsticks, wood, nails and screen wire. His first band, J Floyd & the Shamrocks, included a young James Brown on piano. Arnold moved to Chicago in 1965, where he joined the […]

Get Tickets $10.00 – $18.00