Blue Ridge Soap Shed

See soap made and enjoy 130 varieties of handmade soap in the Blue Ridge Soap Shed retail shop. Open 10-5 daily April-December with daily soap making demonstrations; by appointment January-March, and web orders welcome year round. Located four miles south of Hwy 19,...

Mayland Earth to Sky Park

The Mayland Earth to Sky Park (formerly the Energy Xchange) is a destination point for visitors who are interested in learning about the world we live in, from the earth to the sky. The centerpiece of the Park is the Bare Dark Sky Observatory, which provides a...

McWhirter Pottery

McWhirter Pottery’s second-generation potters specialize in tableware. Stop by anytime to see their working studio and showroom but call first – they don’t want to miss you! Located right on the road to Mt. Mitchell. Pete & Kim McWhirter Member...

Michael & Ruth Rutkowsky Pottery

Michael & Ruth Rutkowsky Pottery features two potters working together to create beautiful stoneware for daily use. Since 1979 Michael Rutkowsky has produced reduction fired stoneware designed and handmade at Pond Branch Pottery. Mixing clay and glazes by his own...

MW Studios

MW Studios is a metal and woodworking studio and gallery located on Highway 19E in Burnsville. The building is an old auto parts store that was renovated over the course of 3 months by the artist, Mark Woodham and partner/apprentice Joyce Hones. The gallery features...