Of Valley & Ridge Art Fundraiser

A Scenic Journey through the Blue Ridge Parkway 

Photo by Moses Cone estate view by John Mac Kah

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John Mac Kah painting in nature. John Mac Kah painting in nature.


Friday, October 26, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 3:00pm


1 Vance Gap Road
Asheville, NC 28805

Join us for a scenic journey along the Blue Ridge Parkway shared through the art of 21 Western North Carolina fine artists. The three-day show presented by the Saints of Paint, Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, and Zealandia kicks off with a ticketed gala from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, October 26, at the historic Zealandia estate atop Beaucatcher Mountain. Guests can enjoy wine, beer, food, music, and purchase works on the opening night of the exhibit to benefit to the Blue Ridge Parkway. 

The show is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, October 27, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, October 28. Proceeds from the gala and art sales will support the Foundation's work to protect, preserve, and enhance the Blue Ridge Parkway.

There will be five types of artwork at the show: oils, pastels, acrylics, watercolors, and etchings. Participating artists include John Mac Kah, Julyan Davis, Deborah Squier, Bryan Koontz, Mark A. Henry, Jim and Michelle Ostlund, Joy Moser, Tony Corbitt, Jr., Tess Darling, Susan Kokora, Cecil Bothwell, Alisa Lumbreras, Paul Blankenship, Dotti Smith, Caleb Clark, Colleen Webster, Alison Webb, Carol Parks, Christine Enochs, Mohamed Sabaawi, Andrew Mastriani, Peter Loewer, Jason Rafferty, and Dana Irwin.

Interested in sponsoring the event? View our sponsorship packet or e-mail Mandy Gee or call (866) 308-2773, ext. 364.

Thank you to our event sponsors:

Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors