About ’Round the Mountain

Join 'Round the Mountain

'Round the Mountain is a strong advocate for craft in Southwest Virginia, and our members work together to build a sustainable creative economy here. Join us now. Together we can support the work of craftspeople, and shape economic and community development in our region.

Benefits of Membership

'Round the Mountain provides its members with a variety of benefits from discounts to 'Round the Mountain events to educational opportunities, marketing tools, and the ability to jury at Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway. For a complete list of benefits, click here.


You can become a member of 'Round the Mountain as an individual artisan, as a gallery, shop or craft-related business, or as a farm or agritourism business. 'Round the Mountain's staff and board of directors look forward to working with you to support the artisan community in Southwest Virginia. Become a member today and enjoy the many benefits and opportunities we offer.


View the Trail Site Criteria (pdf)

'Round the Mountain's Artisan Trails connect visitors to artisan studios, galleries, agritourism businesses in communities across Southwest Virginia. Artisan Trails are featured not only on 'Round the Mountain's website, but also on mySWVA.org and available for selection on the Trip Planner.


Supporting businesses – dining and lodging and more – offer visitors a chance to eat or stay along the trails. Please make sure to review the trail criteria to make sure your business qualifies.

Sign up for a Supporting Business