Our mission is to empower our community and bring them together through teaching, encouraging and supporting a variety of artistic forms and experiences.
Made in the Mountains Gift Box
Check out our new Made in the Mountains Gift Box! Filled with handmade in Johnson County items, including a limited edition goat milk soap by Janet Mahala, a ceramic mug by Debra Williams, a handmade fabric star ornament by Mona Alderson, a framed Vintage Christmas Card by Carol Walker, and a fine art photography greeting card by Tia Thomas featuring a Johnson County winter. Make an appointment to pick up or we can fill out the card and ship for you
and other days by appointment.
127 COLLEGE STREET, MOUNTAIN CITY, TENNESSEE | 423-460-3313
Backpack Summer Camp: Cyanotype Printing
This backpack summer camp has everything you need to create your very own prints with the SUN! Cyanotype printing cloth, a plexiglass sheet, instructions, and objects for printing are included.
Mountain City Magnets
These "Mountain City" magnets feature art and photography by local artists. They make perfect souvenirs, gifts, or keepsakes. Magnets can be shipped or picked up.
Basic Charcoal Drawing with Cristy Dunn Lesson Kit
You'll get all the materials you need to follow along with the video lesson and learn to model 3-D forms on a 2-D surface using light and shadow.
Adventures in Acrylic Lesson Kit
Adventures in Acrylic is an online lesson that can be found at https://www.jocoartcenter.org/online-art-lessons.html. The kit has all the materials you need to follow along and make your own fun acrylic painting.
Adventures in Acrylic: Painting Trees
Everything you need and a video lesson to follow along with. If you want to loosen up and try a fun and easy painting or just need a little more creativity in your life, this is lesson kit for you. Perfect for any age. Have Fun!
Coffee and Pastries
Pickin' on the Porch
Art Classes for all Ages
Long Journey Home headquarters
Johnson County/Appalachian Culture wares
Appalachian books and local authors
Art classes for adults with disabilities
Featured artist exhibits
Student art displays
Lunch in learn
Offerings for Veterans
Offerings for Seniors
Family paint night
Art for preschool age kids - during the day
We follow the Tennessee Arts Commission's Nondiscrimination Policy:
No person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, or sex shall be excluded from participation in, or be denied benefits of, or otherwise be subject to discrimination of services, programs, and employment provided by the Tennessee Arts Commission and its contracting agencies.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is the federal law that prohibits discrimination based on a person’s race, color, or national origin. All Tennessee Arts Commission grantees are subject to compliance with this and other applicable federal laws.