Montford Artwalk Participants

art-walk-map-frontWe are excited to announce the first annual Montford Artwalk, October 29, 12-5pm. Join us for a celebration of many talented artists, designers, and crafts persons. Enjoy an autumn afternoon as you stroll through the historic neighborhood and learn about the many talented individuals who live and work in Montford. More than a dozen creative people will open their studios for this free event.

Jacque Allen—Furniture designer and maker. Jacque is also a woodturner who makes bowls, salt and pepper grinders, cutting boards and other wood pieces. She has taught at Penland School of Craft and various other crafts schools around the country.

Heather Baird—Fiber artist.

Alexandra Baker—Working medical illustrator. Current projects include an embryology book, an immunology book and website, two anatomy books and a book on acupuncture for deep sea divers, along with various medical magazines.     .

Dan Blake—Realism portrait artist who works in oil on canvas with a focus on creating a degree of tension between the background and the model.

Tabitha Burnett—Sculptor who makes expressive figures in clay.

Nat Dickinson—Artist who focuses on landscape and cityscape paintings of Asheville and Maine. Also at Riverside Studios, 174 West Haywood Street, Asheville

Kathy Goodson—Original silk painting artist.

Margaret Goodson—Handmade jewelry artist. at GRITGOODS.

Toni Graves—Bead, yarn and crochet artist and craftsperson.

Kevin Hogan—Artist and print maker.

Linnea Heide—Painter of original abstract paintings of all sizes, colors and price ranges.

Dana Irwin—Landscape painter and board member of the Saints of Paint, an organization which produces fine art fundraisers to support local non-profits.

Mary McDermott—Painter, print maker and art facilitator at the Urban Art Retreat and Studio.

John Morris—Photographic restorer and family history video artist.

Lisa Morphew—Decorative art tile maker.

Christine Murphy—Artist and designer of one of a kind hand-made clothing and paintings. Rise from the Ashes Unique Apparel

Joyce Thornburg—Figurative expressionist painter.