Celebrate Art in Transylvania County

We Made a Splash

for the Arts

Virtual Duck Race Winners Announced

Transylvania Community Arts Council made a splash during our first-ever Virtual Duck Race on July 4th, 2020. The annual fundraiser supports arts programming in Transylvania County, including Art in Schools, the Pottery Studio, and the TC Arts Gallery. A big thanks to all the racing duck sponsors, business sponsors, and volunteers who made this event possible!  We appreciate your support as we work to provide outstanding arts opportunities and cultural events to our vibrant, creative community. 


The Virtual Duck Race Winners 

1st Place Duck Sponsors 

The Christfield’s

$250 Cash

2nd Place Duck Sponsor

Mary Kay Will

$100 Cash

Last Place Duck Sponsor

Roger Atkinson

$25 Cash

3rd Place Duck Sponsor 

Paula Benton 
$25 Gift Certificate to Number 7 Art Gallery

4th Place Duck Sponsor 

$25 Gift Certificate to Cup & Saucer

5th Place Duck Sponsors 

Bill Byers & Jo Pumphrey 
$25 Gift Certificate to Starfangled Press

6th Place Duck Sponsor

Alan Hunt
$25 Gift Certificate to Sun Dragon Art & Fiber

7th Place Duck Sponsor 

Linda Voltz
$25 Gift Certificate to Blue Moon Gallery

8th Place Duck Sponsor 

Pat Dunham, Pat’s Art
$25 Gift Certificate to Brevard Clay

9th Place Duck Sponsor 

Roger Atkinson
$25 Gift Certificate to Blue Ridge Bakery

Congratulations to all our winners and participants on a fine race!

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

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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 Monday thru Friday 9:30 A.M. until 5:00 P.M.

Introductory arts, craft and pottery classes have been offered to adults and children since 1998. In 2016 the TC Arts Council opened its Pottery Studio led by Philippa Hackett. …

Students in the Transylvania County School system receive curriculum-related performances/ artist in residency programs.  Every student receives...

Arts & Culture Celebration, Brevard’s 4th Friday Gallery Walks, Duck Race, Fine Arts & Crafts Showcase, Transylvania County Student Art Show, Summer Art Camp, Pottery Camps, and the Art Auction...

Current Events

Supporting our Creative Community During the Covid-19 Health Crisis

Thank you for visiting the Transylvania Community Arts Council’s website. Like many of you, we are working from home to keep our community safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Our council buildings are closed to the public, but we are busy working behind the scenes to support the arts in our vital creative community. 

Support our the Arts in Transylvania County

Now more than ever, TC Arts needs your support as we face significant challenges to our programs and public events.  By sponsoring a duck, you not only get to participate in a summer past time, you provide yourself the chance to win prizes and the satisfaction of supporting the arts in Transylvania County. 


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.  

Summer 2020 Art & Pottery Camps for Children are Cancelled

Transylvania Community Arts Council is dedicated to providing arts education to our community. In light of restrictions and guidelines for children's programs during the Covid-19 pandemic, we are sad to announce that our children's summer art & pottery camps are cancelled.

Adult Pottery Classes will Resume in July

Open Studio Daytime Mon & Wed 10 am - 12:30 pm

Private Classes and Parties

Book your next gathering with us for a pottery session with Philippa!

Call 828-884-2787 or email

Thank you to our Major Sponsors

Transylvania Community Arts Council

349 S. Caldwell Street Brevard, NC 28712

Monday – Friday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Weekends by Appointment

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