What Makes West Jefferson Special?

While other small towns have grown into cities or simply faded away, West Jefferson has remained the small town that is quintessential Americana. Our town is nestled within the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains of northwest North Carolina. Listed on the National Register of Historical Places, West Jefferson not only presents beautiful landscape and cool mountain breezes, but also gives visitors a sense of history as well as a mix of modern culture. Simply stroll about our town and discover what is so special about West Jefferson.

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Upcoming Events

Learn to Paint in Egg Tempera Workshop

Start Mon Aug 17, 2020 09:30 am
End Wed Aug 19, 2020 04:30 pm

Florence Thomas Art School
10 S Jefferson Avenue, West Jefferson, NC 28694

Learning to Paint in Egg Tempera is a 3-day workshop for artists with intermediate or advanced skills who want an introduction to the ancient and beautiful medium of egg tempera. Students will be taught the skills required of this craft and how to build and produce panels, make their own paint, and complete paintings from scratch.
Instructor: Jason Drake
Workshop Fee: $345

Register online or call (336) 846-3827

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