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Website of Appalachian Gallery

Enter Appalachian Gallery 
to discover a wellspring of 
finely handcrafted works
by West Virginia artists & artisans,
as well as the area’s finest 
professional custom framing 
and comprehensive source of 
information regarding the care 
and preservation of   fine art 
& memorabilia.

Gallery News

Beautiful New Location! 
Appalachian Gallery has relocated to 270 Walnut Street - the historic "SandCastle" building... 

The best place to do your framing & gift shopping --
                      in Morgantown's Most Beautiful Store!

HURRY!! THIS IS THE LAST WEEK to get your framing orders in before the manufacturers' 2015 prices take effect!
DON'T PUT OFF FRAMING THOSE PICTURES, DOCUMENTS & OTHER PRECIOUS ITEMS -- DO IT NOW WHILE WE CAN STILL GET MATERIALS AT 2014 PRICES FOR YOU!
** MANY MOULDINGS & MATERIALS ARE  STILL AVAILABLE AT LAST YEAR'S PRICES, BUT ONLY THROUGH FEBRUARY, SO DON'T DELAY!**NewMldgs2015.JPG Shown above is a colorful new line of high gloss moulding designed with the look of glazed ceramic tile!

FEBRUARY SPECIAL: FREE MATTED PRINT WITH ANY PURCHASE! 
This January Special has been so popular we are continuing it through this month!
There are still many designs to choose from -- limit 1 per day -- while supplies lastFreePrintCollage.jpg

TRUST YOUR SYMBOL OF ACCOMPLISHMENT WITH THE KNOWLEDGEABLE PROFESSIONALS AT APPALACHIAN GALLERY FOR FINE QUALITY CRAFTSMANSHIP AT REASONABLE PRICES. 
DON'T BE MISLED BY OTHERS'  "50% - 75% OFF SALES" -- this indicates that their regular prices are HIGHLY INFLATED to enable this illusion of savings!
Our prices are real everyday -- and you have the peace of mind knowing that our expert framing is done right here in our local framing studio!DiplomaFrames2.jpgWe have the widest selection of frame styles and acid-free mat colors in the area, as well as a variety of glass options, including several types of UV glass to protect your document from fading. With over 30 years of experience, we have the expertise to assist you in making tasteful framing decisions that will protect & preserve your documents, art & memorabilia for many years to come.

BEAUTIFUL BLENKO & HINKLES GLASS ITEMS including Waterbottles, Vases, Tumblers, Bowls and more!GreenGlassWindow15.JPG

 

NEW COLLECTION of Antique Typewriter Key Bracelets, including WVU letters with antique blue buttons and the rare ivory keys in antique brass finish! 
We also are well-stocked on the Typewriter Key Pendants with most letters available now! 
Come in or order now while the selection is best!TKBraceletsPendants15.jpg


FINELY HANDCRAFTED STONEWWARE -- Brie Bakers, Covered Casseroles, Wine Coolers, Mugs & handled Soup Bowls by WV potter Paul Latos of Linn Pottery -- hurry in -- quantities are very limited! LinnPottery.jpg

WEST VIRGINIA PUZZLES ARE HERE!
Puzzles featuring scenes of WV by photographer Frank Ceravalo are now in stock!Puzzles.jpg
 

NEW WV POTTERY MADE FROM LOCAL WV CLAY!! Charming mugs, bowls, jars, bottles, soup mugs, soap dispensers and moonshine jugs handcrafted by Mel Sword with the beautiful clay from his land in Preston County. Each piece is one-of-a-kind, and the outer surface is left partially unglazed to keep the beauty of the WV clay visible. Hurry -- these "WV Pearls" are going quickly!SwordPottery1.JPG
 

GREAT NEW BOOKS BY WV AUTHORS:
A Song For WV & Green-Silver And Silent -- poems by WV Poet Laureate, Mark Harshman
Prickett's Fort -- pictorial history of local landmark by Greg Bray
Alice Saw The Beauty -- new poetry by Mary Lucille DeBerry
West Virginia - A Wider View -- coffee table book of panoramic photographs of WV
Valley At Risk -- new novel by Witness At Hawks Nest author Dwight Harshbarger
Mountains Girls -- often humorous autobiographical work interwoven with historyBooksCollage2014.jpg
 

STUNNING NEW GOLD, SILVER & COPPER electroplated genuine leaf pendants by Tammy King -- each piece is one-of-a-kind and GORGEOUS! Only $35 each!KingLeaves.jpg


BEAUTIFUL NEW COFFEE TABLE BOOK NOW AVAILABLE!
West Virginia - A Wider View  by photographer Frank Ceravalo of Martinsburg, WV
112 pages full color photographs, 8 1/2 x 11, color dust jacket, hard cover, $49.95
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This award-winning book represents a body of work started in 2002 when Ceravalo focused on producing images with a wider than normal aspect ratio from some of his favorite places around West Virginia. Each 2 page spread features one of these panoramic images, providing a unique perspective to the landscape of his home state. 

The book was recently awarded First Place in the Photography/Art Division of the Great Midwest Bookfair in Chicago. It is printed in the USA and published by Headline Books of Terra Alta, WV, the 2014 Independent Publisher of the Year.

NEW COLLECTION OF WOOD-FIRED POTTERY by Brian VanNostrand -- quantities are limited! BVNpots714.JPG

SPECTACULAR MANDALA ART by Linda Gribko! Each amazing image is created from a single photograph of WV flora and other natural elements. Framed & unframed prints as well as blank cards are available -- examples of several different mandalas are shown below:FlowerMandalasCollage.jpg
 

NEW PHOTOGRAPHS of Morgantown area landmarks by Carol Coffman
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ADORABLE HANDCRAFTED SOFT TOYS by Kristen Bertha & Penelyn Peterson Toys.jpg


New App!
We're on a brand new mobile web app

 

Mission Statement

Appalachian Gallery offers the highest quality full line of professional custom framing services for Morgantown and the surrounding area.  Additionally, Appalachian Gallery promotes the artistic endeavors of West Virginian artists & craftspeople by providing a beautiful & unique venue for the sale of their works. Finally, Appalachian Gallery promotes the arts in our community through providing educational opportunities for area youth and partnering with local charitable and service organizations in Morgantown by providing goods & services in kind.