Visual Arts Galleries & Workshops
If the creative arts are your thing we have plenty to keep you looking, learning and creating seven days a week. The Center
Galleries offer three gallery spaces with a a full schedule of group and one person shows throughout the year and ongoing retail
displays for personal shopping or gift giving. You'll find a great selection of visual arts, both fine and folk, jewelry and wearable art
and craft - from casual pottery to fine woodworking.
If you have creative urges check out the links on this page for our classes for children and adults in both
fine arts and crafts. Interested in Folk Pottery? Visit our Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia, a stunning
Folk Pottery Museum
piece of award winning architecture that houses beautiful permanent and revolving exhibits on the art and craft of clay.
Discovery Tours are offered FREE every Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon at the Sautee Nacoochee Center.
They begin at 1 p.m. in the Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia, where tour guides conduct a 45-minute tour of the
Museum. The informal "front porch" style discussion is designed to unearth the unique talents of artists from the Appalachian
Foothills of Georgia while focusing on the Museum's current exhibit.
Discovery Tours begin at 1 pm in the Folk Pottery Museum with a focus on the current exhibit. At 2 pm, the tour will move to our
Twin Center Galleries to view a wide array of original, one-of-a-kind art by local artists. Visitors will enjoy art demonstrations and
discussions in various art mediums conducted by artists represented in our current juried show.
After that, the tour becomes self-guided and moves to the Art Gallery Shops in the Sautee Nacoochee Cultural Center to view a
wide array of original, one-of-a-kind art by 274 local artists. Visitors will enjoy viewing the current juried show displayed in hallways
of the 1928 Nacoochee School Building.
The Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia is located at the junction of Garland Bristol Road and Hwy 255 North,
(283 Highway 255 North) Sautee, GA 30571. For more information on the Discovery Tour call 706-878-3300 ext. 307.