Links to Local Treasures
Local Artists and Organizations that Support Them:
Actress, community event organizer, non-profit advisor.
Bill and Maggie Anderson
Americana music duet with guitar and dobro – story songs, bluegrass, gospel, and recently written music in the acoustic tradition. Their credits are many, including their PBS broadcast of “Song of the Mountains” and performances at various festivals across the globe. Bill also makes acoustic guitars and dobros.
Blue Ridge Fiberworks
Artisans and locally sourced custom yarns for retailers and designers.
Carroll County Historic Society
The Carroll County Historical Museum has displays of local history, people, places and things.
Cavalier Chamber Choir
In its short seven-year history under the direction of Chandra Harmon, this Carroll County High School chorus has been invited to perform at Carnegie Hall as well as venues in Boston, Chicago and Orlando.
Cherry Orchard Theater
Outdoor theater, music, poetry, storytelling and more.
Singer-songwriter, recording artist.
Erynn Marshall and Carl Jones
Musicians, songwriters, music teachers.
Playwright, author, orchardist.
Friends of Hillsville
Promoting, preserving, & enhancing Hillsville, Virginia.
Paper artist using naturally dyed fibers.
Upcoming events for the town of Hillsville, Virginia.
Visitor information for Hillsville and Carroll County, Virginia.
Textile artist, certified life coach for creatives.
Loose Strings Band
Interesting events and experiences in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Accomplished musician and music teacher, now known to some as “Dori’s Dad” because of his daughter’s current success as a musician.
Sidna Allen Home
Historic home offering tours and cultural events in Fancy Gap, Virginia.
Old time band.
Stu Shenk and the Fisher Peak Timber Rattlers
Stu first played the banjo in 1971, began fiddle the next year, and has been an active musician in the area’s old-time community ever since.
Trish Kilby Fore
Twin Counties Arts Council
Supporting the arts communities of Carroll and Grayson counties.
Singer Songwriter, illustrator, pencil artist.