Sandy Mush Quilt Gallery: Margaret Hawkins Brown Quilt
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Quilter:     Margaret Hawkins Brown Quilt Name:  Dresden Plate Quilt Created: 2004 On Loan by:   Dave & Kim Everett Charles and Tammy Brown and their family were among the first … Read More

View From Sandy Mush: Conservation Notes “Riparian Boundaries Rock”
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Riparian boundaries are designated setbacks between cultivated fields and streams, vegetative buffers which provide wildlife habitat and improve water quality.  An effective boundary along Sandy Mush Creek, for instance, would have a fence line … Read More

Sandy Mush Quilt Gallery: Peggy Baldwin Quilt
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Quilter: Designed and Pieced by Peggy Baldwin Quilting by Longarm Quilting by Brenda  Quilt Name:   Williamsburg Waltz Quilt Date: 2013-2014 On Loan by: Peggy Baldwin I learned to quilt … Read More

Sandy Mush Quilt Gallery: Julia Borg Quilt
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Quilter:       Julia Borg Quilt name: “sampler” Quilt created: 1986-87 On Loan by: Julia Borg Living in a quilting community and not knowing how to quilt, I jumped … Read More

Garrett 1901 Carver Covered Wagon
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John Garrett’s Carver Covered Wagon has been passed down through the family in Sandy Mush since 1901.  John’s grandpa, Will Garrett bought this wagon in 1901; it was built by … Read More

View from Sandy Mush: Conservation Notes “Birds Spring Make”
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If the arrival of Spring on our Sandy Mush farm is quietly marked by the flowering of red maples, it is loudly announced by birdsong and the flashy courtship of colorful … Read More

Sandy Mush History: 1907 Woody Funeral at Jones Valley Baptist Church
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Shown in this 1907 photo is the funeral procession of Jonathan Cody Woody (1881-1907).  The horse drawn hearse and funeral procession is proceeding along Sugar Creek Rd. in the direction … Read More

View from Sandy Mush: Conservation Notes “Radioactive Turned Proactive”
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  Between the late 1970s and early 1980s, a plan by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to consider a 105 square mile area of Western North Carolina, including Sandy Mush, as a … Read More

Food Pantry Receives Major Donation from Cormark International
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The Sandy Mush Food Pantry is excited to announce a major donation, in the amount of $1,000 dollars, from Cormark International.  Owners, Laura and Fabs Corte, run the 27 year … Read More

Sandy Mush Quilt Gallery: Betty Duckett Quilt
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Quilter:  Betty Rogers Duckett Quilt Name:  “Odd Fellow” Quilt Created:  1989 On Loan by:  Eva Duckett   It was called an Odd Fellow because each piece has a different print.  … Read More

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