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American Folk Art & Framing

Open Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Best art is Outsider Art

Folk Art is so perfect whether mixed with antiques or traditional or contemporary interiors. This... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Dallas, Texas
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Not a large gallery, but excellent quality. I love the pottery and they have area and other NC... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
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American Folk Art is a small gallery, tucked on the edge of downtown Asheville representing 60 artists and 20 potters. Because contemporary folk art is so expressive, colorful and full of emotion it is important to select artists whose work is...more
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64 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3624
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Folk Art is so perfect whether mixed with antiques or traditional or contemporary interiors. This gallery has a well edited collection of paintings, drawings, pottery and carvings. Guaranteed to make you smile. I bought a small woodpecker painting on board by a Georgia painter who...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Not a large gallery, but excellent quality. I love the pottery and they have area and other NC potter's. Very unique art. Find many quality pieces.

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

My first visit to the Folk Art Gallery was pleasant. It is a place to shop and browse if you are interested in picking up some local craft items to take home from your trip to Asheville. They feature craft items handmade by local artisans....More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Just visited the gallery and must share how much we enjoyed the visit. Betsey was a joy to deal with-warm, knowledgeable and oh so helpful. This is the perfect gallery to visit especially if you have found some of the larger ones in town a...More

Thank Merryl F
Reviewed 3 May 2017

American Folk Art is an original, unique experience. Betsy Rose offers some of the most amazing folk art. Every visit is unique due to specialty exhibits. Also, the location makes it a most convenient visit.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

We found several interesting pieces, including one by a local artist who had just left the shop after dropping off more pieces. Morgan helped us select the right print and spoke knowledgeably about the artist's technique, preferences, and oeuvre.

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If you are not the gallery type and even if you are the gallery type you need to haunt this doorstep on a cool block of downtown Asheville next to City Bakery, American Folk Art is a handsome gallery of whimsical art that is going...More

1  Thank raven46
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The owner and staff at American Folk Art are welcoming and highly knowledgable--about the artwork, the artists, and the proper way to frame whatever you bring to them. They listen to your preferences and needs, presenting choices without being overwhelming. I've bought multiple pieces there...More

1  Thank nellecreative
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Greeted by Cornbread and wonderful hospitality and knowledge. Bought 2 beautiful paintings. Will definitely be back.

Thank Voyage156655
Reviewed 2 November 2016

What a joy it is to experience the American Folk Art Gallery in Asheville North Carolina. Wandering through the gallery, seeing and experiencing the artwork is a walk through the Appalachian world. Face jugs shock your senses while tall elegant pots wait to be seen...More

Thank KimHT
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