Habersham County
Leave your city blues behind and travel off the beaten track to the mountains and lakes of Habersham County. Meander down Scenic Hwy 197 where you can shop for hand made regional arts and crafts. Make sure to visit the quaint cities Cornelia – home to Piedmont College and Clarkesville – designated the “Number 2 Best Small Town for Retirement in America.” Except for traffic and shopping malls, Habersham County has it all!

H1 Burton Gallery *
Scenic Hwy 197 N at 150 Burton Dam Rd, Clarkesville
“One of the best galleries in the state,” Southern Living. More than 100 artists represented in fine art painting, regional pottery, wood, jewelry, and more. Enjoy the koi pond and tranquil garden.

H2 Cottage Garden *
15729 Highway 197 North, Clarkesville
A uniquely different shopping experience. Explore the decks for beautiful plants, yard art, gardens & more. Come inside for a wonderful selection of home decor, art, lighted branches, furniture and gifts.

H3 David Horton Art
6046 GA.Hwy. 17 N. , Clarkesville
Located at the Amy’s Creek Antiques across from Fritchey’s Gardens.
David Horton Art is a full service art framing & restoration shop. It also serves as David Horton’s Studio and showroom. Original art and prints are available.

H4 Hickory Flat Pottery *
13664 Scenic Highway 197 North, Batesville
Functional pottery made & fired in historic 120 year old farmhouse. Watch potters daily. Pottery, jewelry, glass, metal, wood. Kiln openings & tours available. Friday-Sunday 12-6

H5 Mark of the Potter *
9982 ST Highway 197 North, Clarkesville
The oldest craftshop in Georgia, Mark of the Potter is a Habersham County, Georgia destination. Located on the Soque River with pottery & other crafts on the inside. It also features a romantic view of the river & nature on the outside.

H6 Mason-Scharfenstein Museum *
567 Georgia St, Demorest
Part of the Piedmont College, the MSMA houses over 170 works in its permanent collection & showcases the work of regional contemporary artists in its Alumni Gallery. Hours: Mon-Sat 9am-5pm.
706-894-4201 piedmont.edu/msma

H7 Memory Lane *
11937 Highway 197 North, Clarkesville
Memory Lane is the art studio of Gretchen Vanderbunt. She is a painter, fiber artist, and generally dabbles in may types of arts. She is typically in her studio, 9am – 4pm. Call ahead.

H8 No One Alike *
13430A Highway 197 North, Clarkesville
Timeless artwork crafted by a father and daughter. FIBER: abstract marbling on silk scarves, candles and hand-sewn leather accessories. WOOD: damascus knives, turned kitchenware and quilted cutting boards. Open on Sunday.

H9 Serendipity Stained Glass *
10740 Highway 197 North, Clarkesville
Working studio & gift shop featuring original, colorful works of art in stained, fused, and slumped glass.

H10 Soque Artworks *
1440 Washington St. on the Square, Clarkesville
A gallery presenting unique, handmade art & craft works produced by over 80 artists in the hills & mountains of Georgia & the Carolinas.