Paul Murray invites you to visit the lovely Gatlinburg area. There is plenty to see and do, just click on the links provided to find attractions and places to stay. And while you’re in the area, we invite you to come visit us at our gallery. Remember on Saturdays, Red Maples, our mountain man story teller will introduce you to his mule, and his wife, too.
Mission of Hope
The Mission of Hope has many approaches to service, but the ultimate goal is to provide whatever assistance they can to the people of Appalachia, who still today live in the depths and despair of poverty, while bringing Hope to those who are in such great need. ~ Testimonial
Gatlinburg Chamber of Commerce
Coming to the mountains? It just makes sense to stay in the mountains of Gatlinburg! Surrounded on three sides by the natural beauty of the National Park, Gatlinburg prides itself in its mountain heritage, and the arts, crafts, and retail shops of the area reflect that heritage to a large extent.
The Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community
The Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community is the largest group of independent artisans in North America. This historic 8-mile loop has been designated a Tennessee Heritage Arts & Crafts Trail. Established in 1937, these artisans whittle, paint, sew, cast, weave and carve to create original collectables. Make plans to visit the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community.
Brent Townsend is a highly respected wildlife artist who lets his paintings speak for him. His passion for the outdoors, combined with his talent, allows him to create works of art that aren’t just portraits of wildlife, but scenes that relay the intimate connection the animals have with their habitat.
The old adage that “art imitates life” is evident in the art of Jim Gray. From the stormy seascapes off the coast of southern Alabama to the serene landscapes of the Smoky Mountains National Park in East Tennessee, Jim’s artwork captures the diverse and intriguing nature of the man himself.
Johannus Boots has been a gifted artist from a very young age. In 1988, he began to publish his originals into Limited Edition lithograph prints and has since established a world wide client base.