Appalachian Art Exhibition

Ashton Hill presents an Appalachian Art Exhibition in the Mountainview Room of the Highland County Public Library through February 18th, 2018.  A reception will be … Continue Reading

Retrospective Artworks

Retrospective Artworks 1960-2017 by  Amy Baird Middleton Color and Light Reception Sunday, November 19  2:00-4:00 p.m. Mountain View Room, Highland Public Library Monterey, VA 24465 *On … Continue Reading

Tutorial: Preparing Art and Photography for the Fair

To learn how to properly prepare your art and photography for the Highland County Fair, please follow this link:

Art from the Home and Heart

The paintings of Dolores Ellen Gutshall Helms: Writers are always admonished to “write what you know”, and often artists will do the same. While you … Continue Reading

A Sense of Winter

 On display at the Highland County Public Library through January 15th   Secrets, Celebrations and Mysteries The four seasons we enjoy each year present us … Continue Reading

Inoculate Yourself with Beauty

“Several years ago I heard an interview with a woman who reported from some of the most dangerous and tragic places in the world. Places … Continue Reading

Highland Artists’ Weekend

Nineteen painters are gathering for the weekend (June 24-26, 2016) to paint some of the most scenic vistas in Highland county. They will share their … Continue Reading

Nature Sings Her Own Sweet Song: Eva Aumen

An artist reception was held today, June 19, 2016, for Eva Aumen, creator of an intriguing selection of art works currently on display at the … Continue Reading

Doug Puffenbarger – Photography Exhibit

A new exhibit at the Highland County Public Library in Monterey, “The Way I See It,” features beautiful photography captured around Highland County, VA. Doug’s exhibit … Continue Reading


This collection of art was inspired by the night sky and is expressed in a wide range of media: painting, photography, fabric art, stained glass … Continue Reading