TANNERY ROW ARTIST COLONY

554 W. Main Street, Buford GA 30518 

Nurturing creativity along the tracks of the Buford, Georgia railroad, Tannery Row Artist Colony is nestled in the North Georgia hills of Buford, Georgia with easy access to Lake Lanier, the Buford Dam, the Mall of Georgia, and I-985. Only 39 miles from Atlanta, Tannery Row Artist Colony is a place for people of all ages to explore creativity and the visual arts in a nurturing and inviting atmosphere.

Our regular business hours are Tuesday-Saturday from 12-4 pm. We are closed to the public Sundays and Mondays.

THE CROSSROADS of CREATIVITY and COMMUNITY

The Tannery Row art colony, filled with 15 working art studios and an art gallery with rotating exhibits, supports artists and creative seekers at every step of their creative journey from novice to professional artist through a variety of educational and exhibition opportunities.  Many of our artists offer private lessons, classes, artist talks, family-friendly activities, (including our second Saturday open studios), and artist-driven community events. 

VISIT our EVENTS PAGE for more Information

Find artwork in a wide variety of media - including painting, encaustic, ceramics, photography, jewelry, fiber, printmaking, and sculpture.

EXPLORE our ARTISTS PAGE to take a look at what our artists create!


WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW???

ARTFUL HOLIDAY RUNS THROUGH DECEMBER!!!! SHOP LOCAL AND BUY SOMETHING UNIQUE and HANDMADE! COME VISIT US TODAY!!!

(Scroll down for directions into back parking lot to avoid possible parade or festival traffic)

Come to our Artful Holiday Open House and celebrate the holidays with us!. Explore the new works created by our working artists. Artists will have their studios open for you to explore with lots of artwork, special holiday treats, and beverage. BUY LOCAL and take something home that’s original and handmade from the creative heart of Tannery Row in Buford, GA!!!!

Find artwork in a wide variety of media - including painting, encaustic, ceramics, photography, jewelry, fiber, printmaking, and sculpture.

 

Location

Located at 554 W. Main StreetBuford GA, the entire facility offers a restaurant, yoga studio, event space, several businesses, and ample paved parking. IF THERE IS A MAJOR EVENT, like a PARADE and MAIN STREET IS CLOSED, enter the Colony through the back parking lot. From Buford Hwy take Heraeus Blvd and take a quick turn left onto smokey which turns into our back parking lot.

In the same building, separated by adjoining doors are the Tannery Row Ale House and the To Life yoga studio. Artists and guests at the Tannery Row Artist Colony enjoy the close proximity of these businesses, and tend to enjoy events that coincide with various exhibitions and open studios at the colony. Guests find that it is great to be able to visit the art colony and simply walk through a connecting door to have lunch or dinner at the Tannery Row Ale House. 

With so much to see, review the Visitors Guide and Map to plan your day. Don’t forget to tag @tanneryrowartistcolony and #madeinbuford in your photos. Also, follow the Tannery Row Artist Colony on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.