Arts & Crafts

Cocke County is home to a large number of very talented artisans.  Some display their work or perform in shows all around the country, some stay close to home.  Some are recognized as experts in their field by magazines and museums, others quietly ply their trade.  All are worth getting to know.  Listed below are our artisans, feel free to contact them about their work.

 

Cocke County Graphic Artists (Painters, Sculptors, Photos)



 

MARY TODD BEAM

Oil painting
Classes

Address
125 Cricket Hollow Way

Cosby, TN 37722 

Phone: (423) 487-3907
 

JOAN BEAVER

Historic signed and numbered pencil prints.
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
249 North Highway 340
Parrottsville, TN 37843

Phone: (423) 623-0035
 

DAVID FREEMAN

Painter - murals, portraits.
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
584 North St.
Newport, TN 37821

Phone: (865) 322-1031
 


 

SHIRLEY GARNER

Hand painted gourds, roof slates, furniture.

Address
1450 Cabin Way
Del Rio TN 37727

Phone: (423) 487-3614
 

 

 
 

VERENA LANDRUM

Paintings.

Address
861 Middle Creek Rd.
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-5448
 

Rick LEBEAU  

Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies
Oils, classes www.rick'spaintingclass.com

Address
1583 Glof Course Rd.
Newport, TN 37821

Phone: (423) 623-7361
 

THELMA OGLE

Murals and portraits, floral prints
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
1430 Nottingham Dr.
Newport, TN 37821

Phone: (423) 623-4951
423 721 3773
 


 

 

 

IVA PRINCE

Oils on canvas.

Address
467 Laurel Springs Rd.
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone
(423) 487-2617
 

DWAYNE ROLLINS

Oil painting and airbrush

Address
1983 Dark Hollow Rd.
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone: (423) 623-1276
 

PAMELA LLOYD SOLOMON

Painted saw blades (and other things)

Address
725 Old Point Pleasant Rd.
Newport, TN 37821

Phone: (423) 623-5803

 

JENIFER STEELE  

High quality hand painted wooden items.

Address
P.O. Box 104
Del Rio, TN 37727

Phone: (423) 487-5362

 

 

 

PAT VANSANT  

Paper quilling and oil painting.
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
955 Palmer Hollow Rd.
Bybee, Tn 37713

Phone: (423) 623-0837
 

 



 

Cocke County Quilters

DEERFOOT QUILTS & GIFTS GALORE

MAXINE CUELLAR

 
Address
3020 Cosby Hwy.
Cosby, TN  37722

Phone: (423) 487-5798
 

HOLLOWAY'S COUNTRY HOME

Quilts and quilting supplies, patterns and accessories.

Address
3892 Cosby Highway,
Cosby 37722

Phone: (423) 487-3866
 

MARIA HOLLOWAY  


Address
3888 Cosby Hwy.
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-3866
 

 

Cocke County Workers of Wood


 


 

DOUG & MARIE BITTINGER

"Smoky Mountain Woodworks" Custom designed, solid hardwood furniture.

Address
1198 Piney Mountain Road.
Newport TN 37821

Phone: (423) 465-8131
 

 

BOB & CINDY EVANS

"Santa Cruz Woodworks" Pine Furniture

Address
2766 Hwy 321
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 623-7856
 

 

 

 

EUGENE ORICK

Carved wood spirits, bears, mantles

Address
2755 Sorrel Road
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-2879
 

BILLY PHILLIPS

Cedar chests, bread boxes, swings, furniture.

Address
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-3241
 

 

RHYNE CLOCK COMPANY

Fine Grandfather Clocks

Address
211 West Main Street
Newport TN 37821

Phone: (423) 623-2324
 

CHERYL SMITH

Scrollsaw work
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
731 Quailway, Parrottsville, TN 37843

Phone: (423) 625-0728
 



Cocke County Workers of Metal

JACK DAVIS

Copper Stills

Address
255 S. Hwy 32
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-5717
 
LEN LANDRUM
"Landrum Machine And Cutlery" Custom Knives - ABS Journeyman Bladesmith.

Address
861 Middle Creek Rd.
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-5448

 

Cocke County Basket Makers


 

 

 


Cocke County Potters & Ceramics


 

BONNIE DUNN

Dunn's Ceramics - Finished ceramics, greenware and supplies.

Address
104 Dunn Way.
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-2122
 

 

Cocke County Jewelry Makers

CATHERINE HATCHER

"Rings & Things"

Address
456 Crestview Drive
Parrottsville, TN 37843

Phone: (423) 623-9550 


Cocke County Makers of Musical Instruments



JACK DAVIS

Dulcimers

Address
255 S. Hwy 32
Cosby TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-5717
 

BILLY & MARTY PROFFITT

Build and repair guitars, mandolins, fiddle, accessories.

Address
739 Cosby Hwy
Newport, TN 37821

Phone: (423) 613-8082
E-Mail Us


 

Cocke County Doll Makers

JOAN BEAVER

Soft Sculpture Dolls.
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
249 North Highway 340
Parrotsville, TN 37843

Phone: (423) 623-0035
 
 LARRY BLOUNT
Unique and wonderful dolls made from bits of nature.

Address
P.O. Box 87
Bybee TN 37713

Phone: (423) 625-1160
E-Mail Me
 

 

BARBARA SMITH

High Quality Crochet Afghans, Dolls, and Needlepoint
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies 

Address
1608 W. Hwy 25/70
Newport, TN 37821


 


Cocke County Musicians

MOUNTAIN EDGE

Bluegrass
Carter Moore
Address
4606 Liberty Rd.

Cosby, TN

Phone: (423) 487-5615
 

 

 


Cocke County Poets and Writers

MARY TODD BEAM

Author

Address
125 Cricket Hollow Rd.
 
Cosby, TN 37722 

Phone: (423) 487-3907
 

DOUG BITTINGER

(aka Allan Douglas: wrangler of words)
Author & Writer

Address
1198 Piney Mountain Rd.
Newport, TN 37821
E-Mail Me
 

DONNA WRIGHT

Romance writer - President of Smoky Mountain Romance Writers.

Address
1875 Hummingbird
Newport, TN 37821

Phone: (423) 625-1146
E-Mail Me



Cocke County Specialty Artists/Crafters

VIVI ARENSBAK

Trolls Angels and custom shadow Boxes

Address
150 Troll Knob
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-2537
 

DIANA BARNETT

Gourd art

Address
403 Wolf Creek Rd.
Del Rio, TN 37727

Phone: (423) 623-8694
E-Mail Me
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CYNTHIA JOHNSTON 

Moon Maid Botanicals - All natural ointments, salves and cremes.

Address

Phone: (877) 253-7853
 

JOYCE JONES

Nature Crafts / Birch Bark.

Address
970 Tinnet Ridge Rd.
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone: (865) 908-2431
 

 

 

 

 

 

RUBY McCOY


Address
4956 Hooper Hwy
Cosby, TN 37722

Phone: (423) 487-2368
 


 

 

 


 

 

PAT VANSANT

Paper quilling
Member of The Art and Craft Guild of the Smokies

Address
955 Palmer Hollow Rd.
Bybee, TN 37713

Phone: (423) 623-0837