Events

Christmas Arts & Craft Show

Monday, Nov. 28 – Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022 / Free Admission

Gatlinburg Convention Center:
234 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Hours:
Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.

The Great Smoky Christmas Arts & Crafts Show runs from November 22 – December 4, 2022. Unique handcrafted gifts made by members of Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community are offered as they host their annual Christmas show at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. The Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community is the nation’s largest organization of independent artisans makes its home in Gatlinburg, TN.

The Tennessee artist and craftsmen here create beautiful and useful things with techniques handed down for decades. Find gorgeous quilts, old-fashioned straw brooms with hand-carved handles, exquisitely woven baskets, hand-dipped scented candles, Victorian ceramic pitchers, pottery, dulcimers, stuffed bears, leather vests, and more. There is handmade jewelry unlike any you’ll find back home. Painters capture scenes of landscapes and mountain life, while potters and weavers work magic with clay and cloth.

Participating Artisans:
Jim & Jan Barnes

Leather jewelry

Amy Nelson

Bath & body products

Joe Compton

Woodworking

John & Joyce

Branch signs & glass art

Rae Hancock

Rock candles

Johnna Smith

wire wrapped jewelry

Lee & Glenda Manis

Baskets

Liz & Flo Puhala

Jewelry

Ronnie & Connie Bohanan

Candy

A.Jann Peitso

Original watercolors

Stephanie Costantini

Leather

Pam & Amy Scott

Hand painted rocks

Amy Overbeck

Unique, handmade novelty candles

Joe & Cassie Nelson

Wood furniture

Sam Criswell

Coin banks

Tim Simek

Dulcimer music

Steven Vervynckt

Photography

Rachel Barnes

Knit & crochet hats & stuffed animals

BJ & Sandy Byerly

Wooden animals & other wooden items

Scotty Wilson

Picture ladder frames & tobacco stick trees

Jason Payne

Spices & spice blends

Marlene Jenkins

Assorted cloth & wooden items

Trina Tucker

Chainsaw bears

Aaron Gallagher

Wooden jewelry , cutting boards

Danny Davis

Prints from paintings

Jan Banta Briseno

Art gourds & wooden folk art

Joe Meachum

Leather

Kerry Granger

Upcycled blue jean purses

Randy Whaley

Woodcarving

Rachell Coe

Wire jewelry

Justin Howard

Horseshoe art

Brenda Ferguson

Floral arrangements

Jennifer Fitch

Hymnboards jewelry and ornaments

Community members interested in participating in shows and events, please visit the Member Information Page.