WEST JEFFERSON — Christmas may be only one day, but the spirit lends itself to a whole season, which the Ashe County Arts Council is celebrating with its annual “Tree Fest” exhibition.

Featuring seven trees and a host of art surrounding them, ‘Tree Fest” not only celebrates Ashe County’s arts and the holiday season, but the local tree industry.

Trees on display this year are “Creative Chaos by Ashe County High School art students and their teacher Amber Dillingham, “A Dollmaker’s Christmas” by the High Country Doll Artists, “Love for Animals” which celebrates the work of the Ashe Humane Society, “A Jewish Santa Claus Tree” by Peggy Brandt, “A Christmas Card Christmas” by Ashe Opportunities and “A Blue Christmas” by Wesley Barker.

The exhibition opened Nov. 26, and will be on display at the Ashe Arts Center in West Jefferson through Dec. 29. For more information, go to www.ashecountyarts.org or call (336) 846-2787.

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