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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's current location is 270 Walnut Street, in the historic "SandCastle" building... 

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

Come on in -- It's Beautiful Inside! 


This Saturday!

LAST FREE ADULT COLORING SESSION -- APRIL 30 -- DON'T MISS IT !!

TAKE COLORING TO A WHOLE NEW LEVEL with these simplified designs which allow for greater creativity in coloring by providing room to do lots of blending shading for creating your very own reimagined art piece -- suitable for framing!

In tandem with the launch of our NEW LINE OF COLORING PRODUCTS --
"COLOR ME WV" featuring the art of Penelyn VanOrange -- we are providing a fun environment for adult coloring session:

• 11am - 4pm SATURDAY, APRIL 30

• Matted coloring prints, notecards w/envelopes & colored pencils provided 

• Additional matted colorable prints & notecards available to purchase at
   SPECIAL PRICES

• $20 DISCOUNT on the framing of these colored works

• PLUS -- Penelyn's 5 x 7 and 8 x 10 matted art prints are BUY ONE - GET ONE FREE

• AND REGISTER TO WIN a Coloring Gift Basket WORTH $100!

COME JOIN THE FUN!

 

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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 and reasonable 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.


WEST VIRGINIA PUZZLES ARE HERE!
Puzzles featuring scenes of WV by photographer Frank Ceravalo now in stock! ($18.50)Puzzles.jpg

WV POTTERY MADE FROM LOCAL WV CLAY!! Charming mugs, jars, cups, bottles, soup bowls 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 visibleSwordPottery1.JPG
 
NOVELS, POETRY & PHOTO BOOKS BY WV AUTHORS:
A Song For WV & Green-Silver And Silent -- 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

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

PHOTOGRAPHS of Morgantown area landmarks by Carol Coffman
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 FINE WOOD-FIRED STONEWARE POTTERY BY BRIAN VAN NOSTRAND


Many other pieces in stock

STOP IN NOW to find your special one-of-a-kind treasure from all the beautiful new WV handcrafted items from Ron Hinkle Glass, Blenko, Goods Cutting Boards, VanNostrand Pottery and much more! 



 

 

 

 

 

 

BEAUTIFUL NEW COLLECTION of hardwood bowls, hand-turned by Dave Christen in stock now!DavesBowl.jpg

CHILDREN'S BOOKS BY LOCAL AUTHORS -- Cindy Bandy O'Brien's books, Grandma's Jewelry Box,  Can I Do It? Yes, I Can!  and Agitated!; Barbara Myers and granddaughter & co-author Lily Hamilton's books Lily & Nana and Lily Goes to School; and How Many is Lola? by retired teacher & counselor Mike Fike.
(Softcovers $8 - $9.95; Hardcovers $17.95)
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ADORABLE HANDCRAFTED SOFT TOYS by Kristen Bertha & Penelyn Peterson 
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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.

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