16th annual Fearrington Folk Art Show on February 24-25

Fearrington Village – The 16th annual Fearrington Folk Art Show is coming this weekend. Mark your calendars for Saturday and Sunday, February 24 and 25, 2018. Fearrington will have a barn full to the rafters with fantastical folk art from all over.

Fearrington Folk Art - Music makes the mind soar. Photo by Gene GalinLooking to get first dibs on the art? Come out for the Collector’s Preview on Friday night February 23 from 7-9pm. This is your chance to visit with the artists, have more in-depth conversations about their work, and purchase their art too. The Collector’s Preview is a reservation-only event. Tickets to the Preview are $35 and include light hors d’oeurves – click here to purchase your ticket online.

Fearrington Folk Art Artist. Photo by Gene GalinFearrington’s annual Folk Art Show features the work of self-taught artists who are deeply influenced by the spirit of folk art, naïve art, primitivism and outsider art. You’ll see whimsical paintings, sculptures, pottery and all sorts of other art to get your imagination working. Fearrington has garnered a reputation for bringing together an eclectic group of outsider artists who represent some of the most interesting work to be found in the outsider art world.

Sun Art at the Fearrington Folk Art Show. Photo by Gene GalinAll sales proceeds benefit the artists directly; Fearrington takes no commission from the artists, nor does Fearrington charge a booth fee to the artists selected for the show.

Heart the Fearrington Folk Art Show. Photo by Gene GalinEntry is $5 at the door.

The Cap Man at the Fearrington Folk Art Show.
photo by Gene Galin

2018 Artists

  • Stephanie Astalos Jones
  • Chris Beck
  • William Brock
  • Athlone Clark
  • Fleetwood Covington
  • Danny Doughty
  • Dover Pottery
  • Jeanne Flint
  • Riley Foster
  • Charlie Frye
  • Theresa Gloster
  • Thomas Graham
  • Jackie Haliburton
  • Chris “Chub” Hubbard
  • Cap Man
  • Bailey Jack
  • Mike Jones
  • Crystal King
  • Tim & Lisa Kluttz
  • Amy Lansburg
  • CM & Grace Laster
  • Eric Legge
  • Peter Loose
  • Jackie MacLeod
  • Jennifer May
  • Mark May
  • Brian Mergenthaler
  • Chris Milk
  • Lara O’Keefe*
  • Missionary Mary Proctor
  • Sarah Rakes
  • Cher Shaffer
  • Hamidou Sissoko
  • John Sperry
  • Tom Steck
  • Lucy Stevens
  • Miz Thang
  • Très Taylor*

This list is subject to change.