Bi-Annual Grovewood Village Studio Tour

Carl Powell's glass studio at the Grovewood Village Studio Tour in Asheville.
Carl Powell's glass studio at Grovewood Village.

Connect with local artists! The Bi-Annual Grovewood Village Studio Tour will take place over two weekends in 2025.

First Weekend: May 31 & June 1 (12-5pm)
Second Weekend: September 13 & 14 (12-5pm)

This is a free, self-guided, explore-at-your-own-pace tour. There is no ticket to buy.

This is your chance to peek into the studios of our resident artists, gain insight into their creative process, and view their most recent works. Additionally, these creatives will have pieces available for purchase at the adjacent Grovewood Gallery, which will extend a 10% discount on nearly all items. Metro Wines will also be on-site serving complimentary wine.

Wooden flute maker Chris Abell

Guests looking to round out their experience can enjoy brunch next door at ELDR and visit the Biltmore Industries Homespun Museum and the Estes-Winn Antique Car Museum, also located in Grovewood Village.

Ceramic artist Lisa Gluckin in her Grovewood Village studio.
Ceramic artist Lisa Gluckin in her Grovewood Village studio.

Grovewood Village is home to 8 artist studios and a yoga studio. These workspaces were originally built to house the weaving operations of Biltmore Industries, an Arts and Crafts enterprise that played a significant role in the Appalachian Craft Revival during the early 20th century. Today, our resident artists – inspired by an earlier craft force – create jewelry, pottery, sculpture, and more in the same workshops where the famed Biltmore Handwoven Homespun was once made.

Special Demonstration

Local textile designer and handweaver Deanna Lynch will be in our Homespun Museum (located in the same building as the artist studios) demonstrating how to operate an antique four-harness loom that was used in Biltmore Industries’ heyday.

Deanna Lynch demonstrating on the loom in the Biltmore Industries Homespun Museum.

Please Note

The artist studios are located in the same building as the Biltmore Industries Homespun Museum, directly next door to Grovewood Gallery. If you have questions about this event, contact Grovewood Gallery at (828) 253-7651 or email us at

The historic building where the artist studios are housed. This is the entrance to the street-level artist studios. There is a separate entrance on the right side of the building to access the lower-level artist studios.

Sponsored by Metro Wines

This bi-annual Asheville art tour is sponsored by Metro Wines, located at 169 Charlotte Street in Asheville. Metro Wines has been voted the number #1 wine shop in Asheville for the past 7 years, quoted in The Wall Street Journal and recently in Wine Enthusiast!

Metro Wines Asheville is sponsoring this holiday sip and shop.


Free parking is available on-site at Grovewood Village; however, parking is relatively limited, and carpooling is always encouraged. The Grove Park Inn does have a parking garage directly across the street from us. From January 3 through September 30, they offer 1 hour of complimentary parking.  After that, 1-3 hours is $12 and 3-6 hours is $22. 

Can’t Make This Tour?
Join us for the next Grovewood Village Studio Tour on September 13 & 14.


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