Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts programs will host a holiday craft sale Friday, December 8, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the Mary Cornwell Gallery of the Creative Arts Building. There will be a special preview Thursday, December 7 from 5 until 7 p.m. with refreshments and a chance to meet the students.

The sale will feature work by full-time students in fiber arts, jewelry, pottery and woodworking. Throughout Friday’s sale, students will demonstrate on the pottery wheel, as well as handweaving, spinning and spoon carving. 

Pieces available at the holiday sale showcase students’ technical skills learned in the program as well as their individual style and creativity.

HCC’s Professional Crafts programs offer an innovative, affordable, groundbreaking craft education. Through a unique blend of studio experience, classroom education, and hands-on business experience, students can achieve the skills necessary to become viable independent studio artists or to become valuable, skilled employees in the expanding craft industry.

Cash, checks and credit cards accepted. More information on classes can be found at www.haywood.edu.

Donated photo. Pictured is a preview of items available at Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts holiday craft sale Friday, December 8, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the Mary Cornwell Gallery of the Creative Arts Building.