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Holston Mountain Artisans

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Neat artwork by local artisans!

Holston Mountain Artisans is my go to place for gifts for friends and family outside the region. I... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
jcduchamp
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Abingdon, Virginia
Local artwork, high quality, for sale!

Discovered this gem while visiting Abingdon. I have been back twice in four days. There is a... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
dunn2002
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Virginia
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Holston Mountain Artisans is a member-owned cooperative that has been presenting the finest handcrafts and artwork in the region for 47 years. We also offer demonstrations and classes as our contribution to continue the traditions. Come to our shop...more
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214 Park St SE, Abingdon, VA 24210-3312
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Holston Mountain Artisans is my go to place for gifts for friends and family outside the region. I like the uniqueness and quality of offerings in the shop. I've bought pottery, baskets, scarves, and cutting boards during my visits. The staff is very helpful and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks so much for your patronage and appreciation of our local talent, jcduchamp!

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Discovered this gem while visiting Abingdon. I have been back twice in four days. There is a large variety of beautiful art from wood, fabric, painting, metal, sculpture, jewelry and more. Great offering of handmade soaps too. Do your Xmas shopping in one stop. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks so much for visiting our craft shop twice (!) and enjoying our local talent. We hope you will return.

Reviewed 20 February 2018

This was a neat craft store, however, it was very small. We went through the whole store in about 10 minutes, counting our chat with the cashier. Nothing special or unique to see.More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Katharine S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thanks for stopping by. Yes, our shop is small, within the confines of an old county jailhouse. However, we have an abundance of fine jewelry, woodwork, pottery, quilts, and more in our six rooms, all locally handmade. We hope that you found some other places...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Housed in a small building that was once the city jail, several rooms are filled with local arts and crafts items from Swedish weaving to clever ornaments for the holidays. The people who run the place are most personable and welcoming. All of the items...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thanks so much for your enthusiastic review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit to our shop, which shows off the many talents of our region. The members of our crafts cooperative are very busy this time of year, as you can tell!

Reviewed 29 July 2017

This shop offers for sale the products of many local artisans but the items aren't as classy as those I found at Heartwood. Jewelry, quilts, soaps, candles, note cards, paintings, photos. The building was formerly a jail, so there are some funny photos of visitors...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thank you for visiting our craft shop and enjoying the building's history as the first county jail. We hope you also discovered our pottery, baskets, and wooden items. Just one block off Main Street, near the county courthouse, we are pleased to be close to...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a must see gallery if you are at all interested in artwork. We were very impressed with the local artists work. Employees Shopkeeper Marie & Shop Manager Steven are very nice people to talk with. The building is an old jail built in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thanks, Brenda! We are so glad that you visited our craft shop, met Marie and Steve, and enjoyed your time here. Now in our 46th year, we are very proud of our co-op members' talents.

Reviewed 22 June 2017

My husband and I visited with some very knowledgeable and kind folks at Holston Mountain Artisans Shop in Abingdon, VA. We had no idea Abingdon and surrounding areas had so many artists. Wow , what a fantastic array of crafts to view and take home....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Kathy S, Guest Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit to our craft shop where you found an array of our local talent. Shopkeeper Marie and Manager Stevan are wonderful hosts. Please come back again.

Reviewed 17 June 2017

Stopped in this shop while in Abingdon. While it is rather small, it has great crafts/arts, from local artisans. Friendly staff

Date of experience: June 2017
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks, Janice. We're so glad you came by to visit our craft shop and had a good experience. We are proud of our talented members!

Reviewed 9 May 2017

This treasure of the Artisans members' shop of beautiful and handcrafted items has been in operation for over 40 years! The new location of a few years is just a block or two down the hill from Main Street and a block away from the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thanks, Erin! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to our craft shop and are proudly wearing those lovely earrings. Historic Abingdon has many treasures. Please come back to explore again.

Reviewed 5 February 2017

Holston Mountain Artisans is a shop featuring items handcrafted by local artisans. These beautiful art pieces range from unique jewelry pieces to handmade quilts, pottery, framed art, toys and hand-turned wood bowls, puzzles, and other items. The items are juried, meaning they have to be...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Kathy S, Public Relations Manager at Holston Mountain Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thanks for your nice review, valibrn! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to our shop. Our winter hours are now Friday-Saturday, 10-5.

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