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Holiday Magic

An Invitational Exhibit and Market

November 18 - December 23

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Holiday Magic! offers our visitors an artful experience, plus an opportunity to keep holiday shopping unique and LOCAL! With distinctive handmade items created by local artists, attendees can select gifts from a wide array of handcrafted items, including jewelry, pottery, sculpture, paintings, photography, fiber art, and more.

See Current Events, below, for more information!

Creekside Crawfish
November 27th - 2pm
TC Arts Gallery

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Creekside Crawfish will perform at TC Arts at 2pm, on Saturday, November 27th. Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy the music of these talented young musicians! 


Support the Arts in Transylvania County

Thank you for visiting the Transylvania Community Arts Council’s website. Now more than ever, TC Arts needs your support as we face significant challenges to our programs and public events.  In these uncertain times, YOU can help to support the future of the arts in Transylvania County by making a donation. Your generosity will allow us to continue our mission to enhance the quality of life in Transylvania County by celebrating and nurturing the creative spirit of artists, youth and individuals throughout the County.  

City of Brevard Public Art Policy​

"In order to beautify public areas, enhance the quality of life for Brevard citizens, attract tourism, promote arts and culture, and encourage businesses to locate within the city, thus expanding Brevard’s economic base, it is the policy of the City of Brevard to promote public art, where appropriate, through the implementation of a clarified process and design guidelines."

In February 2021, the Brevard City Council adopted a Public Art Policy and Application Process, which defines "public art" as "art on publicly- or privately-owned non-residential property that is visible from public streets and pedestrian walkways to be approved by City Council prior to installation."

To learn more about the Public Art Policy and Application Process, see the links below.


Celebrate Art in Transylvania County


Current Events

The Transylvania Community Arts Council celebrates and nurtures the creative spirit of all artists throughout the County.

Holiday Magic!
November 18 - December 23

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TC Arts is welcoming the Holiday season with Holiday Magic, an invitational exhibition and marketplace, featuring distinctive handmade gifts created by local artists. You're certain to find a special gift for everyone on your gift-giving list this year!

Participating artists include Sonia Arnold, Marcia Brennan, Carol Clay, Sharyn Fogel, Rose Haines, Sue Hershey, Janet Leazenby, Angela Maddix, Roxane Russo, Mark Traub and Lynne Fiorenza, Robyn Crawford, Cindy Rehm, Caren Steward, and Mike and Kay Tiddy.

In addition to the exhibition and marketplace, Saturday afternoons will be bustling with creative activities for our younger visitors, in addition to refreshments and special musical guests.  While we would appreciate advance registration (we want to have plenty of supplies!) for the creative activities, drop-in visitors are always welcome as well. Check the schedule (by clicking here) for Saturday activities and special musical guests!

During the exhibit, the TC Arts Gallery will be open from 11am-5pm, Monday through Friday, and from 1-4pm, Saturday.

Holiday Magic
Saturday Activities
November 27th

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Grab your friends and visit TC Arts this Saturday afternoon (11/27) from 1-4pm! In addition to the Holiday Magic exhibit and marketplace, TC Arts is offering activities for the entire family!

  • Beginning at 1.30pm, kids will be making clay holiday ornaments with Sommer, our Ceramic Studio Manager and Artist-in-Residence. Register here.

  • Then at 2pm, enjoy the music of Creekside Crawfish.

  • We'll have refreshments and beautiful artwork (don't forget your gift list!) all afternoon.

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The TC Arts gallery space in the Transylvania Community Arts Council hosts up to twelve exhibitions a year featuring local and regional artists. Visit our beautiful art Gallery (Gallery hours are listed below).

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