Photographer: Ruthie Keith

Ruthie Keith is a Mass Communication student at UNC Asheville. She is a native of Raleigh, NC. Ruthie has always had a love for taking photos and is just now getting to experiment with a nice Cannon Rebel camera. Asheville is a unique community to capture moments in and she is grateful to work with image Asheville to share her experience.

Gladheart Farm

Gladheart Farm

On Thursday, April 21 a young woman who goes by her given Hebrew name, Chanah guided us through vast green fields and past old rustic barns on the property of Gladheart Farm. The farm is located two miles away from downtown Asheville and is hidden away within a dead end road of a neighborhood. “We […]

UNCA Jazz and Contemporary Music Ensembles

UNCA Jazz and Contemporary Music Ensembles

After a semester’s worth of diligent practicing and motivating instruction, the UNC Asheville Jazz and Contemporary Music Ensembles put on a diverse array of performances at Isis Music Hall on the evening on April 17. The performances were part of the UNC Asheville Jazz Showcase which included Bluegrass Ensemble, ECM Ensemble, John Coltrane Ensemble, Ellington […]

Syto Jeff at Sly Grog Lounge

Syto Jeff at Sly Grog Lounge

  Imagine a dark, quaint room with calm vibes and a positive atmosphere and you will start to see what the room felt like on Saturday, March 19 when the band Syto Jeff performed at a private club in Asheville. This fully licensed entity is called Sly Grog Lounge. It started off a few years […]

Underground Music Scene

Underground Music Scene

Asheville is well known for it’s music scene, but not everyone knows about the existence of Asheville’s underground music scene. In many of the basements, garages, backyards and living rooms of local neighborhood houses you can find collaborative musical acts performing their own creative style. Some house dwellers have committed their living space to help […]

South Asheville Estate Sale

South Asheville Estate Sale

This past weekend, Bonnie Rose, a Certified Appraiser for TEAM Estate Sales & Liquidations, held a sale in South Asheville. Rose’s company, TEAM Estate, specializes in antiques, collectibles, decorative arts, residential contents, and business assets. According to Rose’s website, she describes her team as appraisers and liquidators of personal property. “Our company offers Appraisal and/or […]

ZaPow gallery welcomes you

ZaPow gallery welcomes you

Grant Searcey is an artist based in Georgia who sells art at ZaPow Gallery located in downtown Asheville. “When I moved to Georgia from Los Angeles, I probably heard once a week that I had to check out Asheville,” Searcey said. “So, I did and I love Asheville.” He said the owners of the gallery, […]

Izzy’s Coffee House Opens in West Asheville

Izzy’s Coffee House Opens in West Asheville

After the closing of Waking Life in West Asheville, Izzy’s Coffee took over the space to open a sister coffee shop. The owner’s Kristin and Ross Britton opened the new location on January 16th. “This location feels more open, it has more windows, giving us more light and since it actually is a converted house […]