Discover Bryson City's Relaxed, Affordable Shopping Experience

Whether you are shopping for a small souvenir or furniture, unique arts and crafts or a pair of flip flops – you can find it all in Bryson City. Our town may be small but we offer a variety of stores. if we don't have it, you probably don't need it.

Guide to Bryson City Galleries & Shopping (pdf).

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Sleepy Hollow Farm Studio

Contact: Joan Glover

Address:

44 Fry Street

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-736-5078

Sleepy Hollow Farm Studio

Handcrafted works of gourd art, with many featuring basketry and utilizing all natural plants and materials such as rattan, cane and sea grass. Stop by the studio to watch Joan work on her unique designs. Some gourds are sold with easy to care for tillandsia air plants.

The Charles Heath Gallery

Contact: Charles Heath

Address:

175 Everett St.

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-538-2054

The Charles Heath Gallery is the working studio and main gallery featuring the work of American Artist Charles Heath. Being a native to North Carolina, Charles has kept his focus on capturing the images and scenes that he grew up with. He uses a variety of mediums including pastel, acrylic, pen and ink, and photography. Full line custom framing also available.

HomeGrown and RockSolid

Contact: Jennifer Simon

Address:

526 Davis Branch Rd.

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-736-4665

Whimsical and inspirational hand chosen and hand painted stones and rocks. Our belief is that rocks and pebbles are charged with positive energy from the sun, water, and Earth. These stones help bring that positive energy to gardens, offices, homes and have been described as a "settling, calming, soothing accessory."

Native American Craft Shop

Contact: Janene

Address:

1847 Tsali Blvd

Cherokee, NC 28719

Phone 828-497-6790

Mobile 828-736-0188

Fax 828-497-4545

Located on the Cherokee Indian Reservation, Native American Craft Shop features the Southeast's largest collection of Native made crafts and art. Cherokee owned and operated.

Allyson Gernandt Gemstone Jewelry

Contact: Allyson Gernandt

Address:

240 N Panther Branch Rd

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-488-1144

Handmade & Custom Earrings, Bracelets, Pendants, Rings.

Yellow Branch Pottery and Cheese

Contact: Karen Mickler

Address:

136 Yellow Branch Circle

Robbinsville, NC 28771

Phone 828-479-6710

A working farm and pottery studio, Yellow Branch Pottery and Cheese offers distinctive, handcrafted cheeses including Yellow Branch Farmstead Cheese, Yellow Branch Pepper Cheese and Yellow Branch Natural Rind Cheese. In the pottery studio and gallery you will find items ranging from table ware, sculpture and ornaments.

Elizabeth Ellison Gallery

Contact: Elizabeth Ellison

Mailing:

PO Box 1262

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-488-8782

Utilizing both traditional and oriental techniques -- and sometimes employing American Indian motifs -- Ms. Ellison depicts the varied wildflowers, animals, human inhabitants, and landscapes of the Smokies region. She was recently the subject of a "Carolina Camera" CBS-TV profile syndicated to affiliated stations throughout the eastern United States, and Elizabeth Ellison Watercolors was one of the establishments selected for inclusion in Fodor's Guide to the National Parks and Seashores of the East (1994).

Clay, Wood, Paper

Contact: Susan Coe

Local 828-736-3928

Handmade functional pottery, uniquely crafted wooden clocks and pressed flower products for practical use.

Art & Jewelry by Traditional Hands

Contact: Jutta Farrer

Address:

1045 Tsalagi Road/US 441 Business

Cherokee, NC 28719

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Phone 828-554-5884

High quality and authentic native American wampum, turquoise, and silver jewelry handcrafted by General B. Grant(Eastern Band of Cherokee Indian) and other artists from different tribes. Also available are arts and crafts from Native American artists throughout North America and Canada; sculptures, paintings, knives, beadwork, pottery and much more.

Frank Lee Music & Art

Contact: Frank Lee

Mobile 828-736-2011

Hand painted art and traditional music.

Bee Global Studio Gallery

Contact: Crim Bassett

Address:

1633 Lower Stecoah Rd

Stecoah, NC 28771

Phone 828-479-8284

Welcome to Bee Global, a working candle studio offering distinctive, handcrafted beeswax creations. Since 1996, we have combined the finest natural beeswax with quality craftsmanship to produce Bee Glow lanterns, award winning beeswax ornaments and pillar candles. Tour our website,www.beeglow.com,or stop by and visit our gallery.

Gallery Zella

Contact: Zella Jackson Hannum

Address:

18 Frye St.

Bryson City, NC 28713

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Browse Gallery Zella’s Showrooms – 2,500 square feet of original paintings, sculptures and photography plus unique gifts, books, artisan jewelry and decorative art. Join us during our “Meet the Artist” Receptions – just steps away from train depot atop O’Neil’s Bookstore in former GSMR Presidential Suite. Check schedule at GalleryZella.com.

Dogwood Crafters, Inc.

Contact: Brenda Anders

Address:

90 Webster Street

Dillsboro, NC 28725

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Phone 828-586-2248

Phone 828-506-8331

Tucked into the quaint town of Dillsboro, North Carolina, you'll find a unique arts and crafts gallery known as Dogwood Crafters. A craft cooperative since 1976, Dogwood showcases the handmade treasures created by regional artisans who continue the old-time Appalachian craft traditions. You'll also find some modern translations of these arts and crafts in unique gifts, jewelry, Christmas ornaments, paintings, home decor and more.

Wild Fern Studios

Contact: Debra Mills

Address:

15 Everett Street

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-736-1605

Gifts of a handcrafted nature. On the Square at the corner of Everett and Main in downtown Bryson City. Featuring works from local, regional, and national artists, including pottery, jewelry, metal work, watercolor paintings and photography of the area, hand carved bowls and spoons, baskets, honey, soaps, and much more. Our studio area is always available for artisan demonstrations and classes.

The Cottage Craftsman

Contact: Paige Christie

Address:

15 Everett Street

Bryson City, NC 28713

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Mobile 828-736-6118

Featuring only regional handcrafted items and artisans. Baskets, pottery, wood turned pieces, art and jewelry are only a few of the many treasures you will find at The Cottage Craftsman. Gourmet NC wine and cheeses with Saturday wine tastings in season. Now offering basket making classes, call for more information.

Pincu Pottery

Contact: Elise Delfield

Address:

80 Hwy. 28 South

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-488-0480

Pincu Pottery offers handmade, functional pottery that is made on the premises. Come watch the potter at work as she crafts these one of a kind items. Retail area featuring pottery tools as well.

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

Address:

121 Schoolhouse Rd

Robbinsville, NC 28771

Phone 828-479-3364

Phone 828-479-4384

Fax 828-479-1434

Stecoah Valley Center is home to an Artisans Gallery, a Spring Bluegrass Festival, an 11-week Summer Concert Series, a Fall Harvest Festival, the Schoolhouse Cafe (seasonal hours), and a variety of adult classes from cooking to arts and crafts as well as business and technical assistance for artists.