Deck the Halls Lighting Celebration, November 21

Friday, November 21st from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. The Historic Grove Arcade on Battery Hill decks its halls and lights the building for its 2014 Winter Wonderland. Sing holiday carols … [Read more...]


Jason Probstein Returns to Mountain Made

Jason returns to Mountain Made this holiday season! He is "in house" blowing remarkable glass works-many with a holiday theme this time of year. Visit Jason Wednesday-Saturday, … [Read more...]


A Blogger’s Recent Visit to Wake

I was recently introduced to an awesome concept, a "foot sanctuary & spa". At Wake Foot Sanctuary & Spa in Asheville, North Carolina, guests can spend some time relaxing … [Read more...]


Tips for Handcrafted Gift Ideas from Mountain Made

In its strictest sense a handcrafted gift can defined as any art piece that has been created using a hand process rather than by a machine or automation.   Now this doesn’t mean … [Read more...]


From Santé

Hello My Wine-Loving Friends... As I write this, I am enjoying my last day of vacation down in Orlando where the high was around 84, and then return home tomorrow to a Winter … [Read more...]

Wake Featured in Yoga Journal

Craving a brief escape from the scenery of my home office in Charlotte, I headed to Asheville for a weekend. Along with its bohemian vibe and incredible views, this laid-back city … [Read more...]

Asheville Area Art Council Announces Subgrant Awards

The Asheville Area Arts Council is pleased to announce the Grassroots Subgrant Award Recipients for 2014-15. Since 1977, the North Carolina Arts Council’s Grassroots Arts … [Read more...]

Caravans crop

Caravan’s Spring and Summer Has to Go!

The Fall Collection has arrived!!! Come see the colors, textures & styles for the season. Spring/Summer clothing is now 40%-50% OFF! Monday-Saturday 10-6 Sunday … [Read more...]


Santé in October

Hello My Wine-Loving Friends... Fall is definitely in the air and it officially arrived this week bringing nighttime temperatures in the 40s. Even as the cooling begins, please … [Read more...]


American Craft Week at the Mountain Made Gallery – Oct 3-12, 2014

Once again Mountain Made, an Asheville art gallery is proud to be a co-sponsor of American Craft Week (ACW). As part of this 10-day event celebrating American handcrafted arts and … [Read more...]