Sherry Masters is a native of the Asheville, NC area and a BS graduate of Mars Hill College. She has been employed at Grovewood Gallery since April of 1992 – one month prior to the opening of the gallery and has been General Manager and Buyer since 1997. Previous to Grovewood Gallery Sherry was general manager of Allanstand Craft Shop, owned and operated by the Southern Highland Craft Guild, and assistant to Georgia J. Bonesteel, professional quilter.
Sherry is married to Mark, a self-employed architect, and mother to Ian and Eli. She enjoys hiking in the mountains, participating in martial arts classes with her boys and various group activities with their church.
In addition to CRAFT, Sherry is on the Board of Directors for Mountain Made, a craft retailer operated by Mountain BizWorks, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing business training and loans to entrepreneurs wanting to start or expand a small business.
Mentoring new artists and being asked to serve as a craft show juror are among the favorite aspects of her role with Grovewood.
Grovewood Gallery is a destination gallery located on the 11 acre property of Biltmore Industries in Asheville, NC along with the Estes-Winn Antique Automobile Museum, the NC Homespun Museum, Grovewood Studios and Grovewood Café. The gallery was voted The Top Retailer in the nation in 2002 by NICHE Magazine and in the top 10 several other years since 2000.
Sherry Masters, Grovewood Gallery 111 Grovewood Rd., Asheville, NC 28804
Phone 828-253-7651. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Website www.grovewood.com