Along with the Asheville Area Arts Council, we are pleased to offer the StartUp Award in support of the following talented artists who are just starting out or embarking on a new creative path: Amelia Rosenberg CeramicsRusted Earth, & What is Relax?

Honorable mentions:  Artisanal Lab, Emily Jernigan BasketsJulia Claire Clay,  So Stoked Pottery, and Studio Que Sera.

Thank you to all the artists who inspired us with their dreams and plans!