Local Art Exhibitions, Museums, and Workshops

Admire work created by local artists, watch a demonstration, or try your skills at creating a work of art yourself!

North Georgia Arts Guild

North Georgia Arts Guild

The beautiful northeast Georgia mountain region attracts artists and fine crafters from all over the country, each bringing rich and unique art experiences. Our members` skills range from beginner to advanced and their experiences vary from local to regional, national and international. Members` art media includes painting, fiber, photography, sculpture, pottery, woodwork, literature and other fine crafts. The Guild sponsors workshops, art related field trips, and numerous art shows, including the notable Art At The Lake show on beautiful Lake Rabun.
Mark of the Potter

Mark of the Potter

Specializing in handmade pottery created by four in-house potters and representing over 25 potters from the region. Step out on the balcony to feed the "pet trout" swimming in the adjacent Soque River...a North GA tradition!
Location: 9982 Hwy 197 N.
Phone: 706-947-3440
Sautee Nacoochee Center

Sautee Nacoochee Center

The Sautee Nacoochee Center is a thriving cultural and community center housed in a restored rural schoolhouse. The Center offers a Folk Pottery Museum, Theatre, Gallery, Art Studio, Dance Studio, History Museum, Heritage Site, Nature Preserve, Environmental Studies Room and Conference Facilities. The Association has established Sautee Nacoochee as an official Historic District and one of "The 100 Best Small Arts Towns in America."
Location: Hwy 255 North across from Nacoochee Presbyterian Church
Phone: 706-878-3300
The Willows Pottery

The Willows Pottery

The Willows Pottery is a working studio featuring decorative, functional stoneware pottery. Most days you will catch a glimpse of potters Emily DeFoor and Betsy Ledbetter working at their wheels. The Willows also features a paint-your-own pottery studio where you can create your own masterpieces!
Location: on Helen Hwy in Nacoochee Village
Phone: 706-878-1344
Burton Gallery and Emporium

Burton Gallery and Emporium

A northeast Georgia tradition - offering fine arts and crafts, paintings, pottery, wood, jewelry, folk pottery, and other handmade work by local artists.
Phone: 706-947-1351
Old Sautee Store and Museum

Old Sautee Store and Museum

This 135-year old store is a museum and historical landmark. It also features nostalgic gifts.
Location: Hwy 17 and GA 255
Phone: 706-878-2281
Toll Free: 888-463-9853