Tryon Arts and Crafts School issues call for entries

Published 5:51 pm Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Tryon Arts and Crafts School (TAC) has issued a call for entries for a new gallery show slated to open in January 2012.

The show, entitled “Earthen Creations,” will display the skills of local and regional artists in pottery and wood.

This exhibit will be comprised of multiple artists whose talents will be depicted in a variety of styles. Organizers encourage all interested artists to submit their work.

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Examples of wood pieces would be furniture, turned wood bowls, carved wood sculpture and musical instruments. Examples of pottery could include hand-built pieces, thrown and slab work, as well as raku.

The show will run from Jan. 20 until March 2, 2012, with a reception scheduled for Friday, Jan. 20 from 6- 8 p.m. Take in for submitted work will begin on Wednesday, Jan. 11 at the TAC offices.

For more information regarding eligibility and requirements for the show, contact the office by phone (828.859.8323) or by email (

Tryon Arts and Crafts School is a non-profit crafts organization located at 373 Harmon Field Road in Tryon.

– article submitted by Christine Mariotti