This event showcases some of the best craftspeople in Alabama and has become a staple for those looking to find one-of-a-kind gifts or add something special to their own collection.
Events and Activities
Visitors can expect to see booths upon booths filled with unique items made by talented artisans. One can find everything from ceramics like bowls or vases created using various techniques like raku or wheel-throwing; exquisite jewelry crafted from precious metals such as gold or silver; beautiful paintings capturing breathtaking landscapes; textiles including quilts made by hand or machine-stitching techniques. Guests can attend demonstrations showcasing different crafting methods used by local artisans such as blacksmiths who use fire and hammers to create beautiful metalwork. There are also workshops where visitors can learn how to make their own crafts, including pottery, weaving, or painting.
One popular destination is Lake Wedowee which offers excellent fishing opportunities as well as kayaking, canoeing, and other water sports. The lake has several parks along its shores that provide picnic areas as well as hiking trails with scenic views. Another nearby attraction worth checking out is Cheaha State Park located just 30 minutes away from Wedowee.