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Mountain Nest Gallery | Black Mountain

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A Gallery of Regional Art & Hand Crafts Located in the Heart of Black Mountain featuring work from over 100 local and regional artists. Our collection includes Art in Prints, Giclees and Originals, Jewelry in Silver, Copper and Precious Stones, Exquisite Pottery in artistic and functional styles and types. Assorted Hand Crafts in metal, stone, wood, leather and other natural materials. We strive to work directly with artists and do not attend markets or gift trade shows.

Mountain Nest Gallery Featured in The Laurel Of Asheville

Mountain Nest Gallery in Laurel Of AshevilleMountain Nest Gallery was honored to be featured in the May issue of The Laurel Of Asheville, a magazine covering the art and the culture of Western North Carolina communities. The gallery was included in their Shop Talk section where we shared our vision of the gallery and how we became the new owners as well as how we ended up in Black Mountain, NC.

Read the full article on The Laurel Of Asheville website

Mountain Nest Gallery | Hours Of Operation

Mountain Nest is open 7 days a week and by appointment. We are located in Historic Downtown Black Mountain, NC next door to the Town Pump Tavern. Our address is at 133 Cherry St.

Gallery Hours
Monday – Saturday 10:00 – 6:00
Sundays 11:00 – 5:00
Phone: 828-669-0314

We Are Proud To Carry These Local Artists
Painters: Jack Stern, Marbie Kollath, Pat Cotterill, Peggy King, Sun Sohovich, Richard Baker, Philip DeAngelo, Olga Dorenko, Teresa Hall, Karen Herold, Susan Barrett Justis, Madalyn McLeod, Jeff Pittman, Stephen St. Claire. Jewelry: Becky Smith, Bleu Pansy, J.Mills Studio, Mary Timmer, Meryl Lefkovich Design, Ariel Studios, Mitzy Jonkheer, Peggy Martin, Mountain Nest Collection, Seed & Sky, Debbie Skelly, Sharon Wilson. Pottery: Donnangelo Pottery, Earthworks Gallery, Hannah Levin Pottery, Darlene & Keith Fletcher, Keith Martindale Pottery, Little Blackberry Creek Pottery, Sarah Wells Rolland, Tisha Cook, Wild Child Clayworks, Pottery Chick, Celtic Pottery, Darn Pottery, Velda Davis, Michael Hamlin, Judi Harwood, Becca Irvin, Elaine Lacy, Annette Libby, Midnight Sun Pottery, Susan Phillips, Valerie Schnaufer. Glass: Fyreglas Studio, Visionary Glass, Autumn Wilkins, Tanya Franklin, Robert Levin. Leather: In Blue Handmade, Lyn Lyndall. Wood: Anthony Shipley, Betsy Brey, David Kaylor, Jem Klein, Lewis Family Crafts. Metal: Elizabeth Keith Designs, Happy Scraps. Others: Penland Road Studio, Dori English, Sheri Howe, Leah Baker Lamps, Spiritual Balancing Candles.


  • Highly recommend when in the Asheville area to swing by and check out this great shop!
  • The selection is eclectic and intriguing.
  • You walk in, and are instantly surrounded by such unique treasures.
  • The staff was terrific I was there on a Thursday morning and back on Friday afternoon with pleasant experiences both times.
  • Stepping into Mountain Nest is akin to having someone say, "Close your eyes; I've got a surprise," and then leading you over the threshold into uniqueness.
  • Consider this the best local art shop in Western NC, don't miss it!