All North Carolina artisans

All North Carolina artisans

Meet our artisans! Basket makers, weavers, jewelers. You name the craft. We’ve got it all on NC Handmade. Browse artisans currently working in North Carolina. Then you’ll find that perfect handcrafted piece you can cherish for generations. 

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Cindy Long at her weaving loom

Cindy Long

This weaver from High Country creates unique woven pieces with the yarns coming from mills in the Carolinas.

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Frumet Raskin-Miller

This potter from Durham gets fired up making work for food-lovers and fiber artists — all out of her small home studio, her “garagio.”

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Julie Ottesen making a basket

Julie Ottesen

Skilled at the rare art of Nantucketry, this renowned basket-maker hand-carved handles and caning, drawing directly from nature.

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karen casey glass artist

Karen Casey and Arlen Custer

Karen Casey and Arlen Custer have been making fused glass jewelry, hair accessories, vases, and dishes out of their Durham studio for more than 15 years.

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Pam Washer at sewing machine

Pam Washer

This sewist from Blowing Rock creates one-of-a-kind handbags using repurposed materials — all on her 1958 Singer Featherweight sewing machine.

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Tish McDermott

Tish McDermott Just A Tish Designs, Apex, North Carolina Jewelry artist, dreamer, believer in the goodness of mankind, and a bit of a throttle junkie!

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