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Thurston Art Gallery

328 Peru Rd, Sneads Ferry, NC 28460-6660
+1 910-327-1781
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Limited opening

Didn't actually get to see the gallery. Check for days open. We were there on a Friday and they... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Port Angeles, Washington
Our charming art gallery

Ms Thurston's art gallery is housed in the historical Free Will Baptist Church from the early 40's... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2016
Sneads Ferry, North Carolina
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The gallery was built in 1939 by Preacher Harry Potter. Accredited art teacher and fine artist, Sherry Thurston has been painting and teaching in Sneads Ferry for 26 years. Call for appointments and see the gallery year round every Saturday.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
10 Aug 2016
“Limited opening”
13 May 2016
“Our charming art gallery”
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328 Peru Rd, Sneads Ferry, NC 28460-6660
+1 910-327-1781

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Didn't actually get to see the gallery. Check for days open. We were there on a Friday and they were closed. Not easy to find. Was wanting to bring home gifts but alas, no luck!

Thank shirlenefitzwater
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Ms Thurston's art gallery is housed in the historical Free Will Baptist Church from the early 40's I believe. The appeal and charm would be lost if her art was displayed in a fancy, sleek modern building. You will find few of those in the...More

Thank SneadsFerryElf
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This wonderful art gallery and gift shop is housed in an old church on the edge of Sneads Ferry. Several choices of local art...paintings, cards, nautical items offered by local artists. The owner is a delightful lady who loves art, her home in Sneads Ferry...More

Thank MGordonCharlotte_NC
Reviewed 7 November 2014

The Thurston Art Gallery is a wonderful representation of Sneads Ferry culture. I read that one uneducated reviewer stated that the Art Gallery itself was run down. The Art Gallery is The Original Free Will Baptist Church that was built by preacher Harry Potter in...More

2  Thank MaryHamersley
Reviewed 19 January 2014

I love the artwork. Very much the local nc fishing village scenery. Adorable shop in old church. Owner/ artist very friendly. Originals as well as prints available. Worth a visit.

1  Thank Carol M
Reviewed 22 April 2013

I collect art in that it has to be pleasing to my eye and something I can enjoy seeing multiple times. I like her stuff, I bought a couple of pieces a few years back which I had framed on my own and enjoy each...More

1  Thank Josie R
Reviewed 31 May 2010

Ms. Thurston has assisted in our businesses with drafting and designing logos, etc. She is extremely professional and proficient and always a joy to be around. Her gallery should be included on your agenda when visiting Sneads Ferry. Ms. Thurston displays a love of her...More

Thank cmcginley
Reviewed 15 May 2010

Sherry's art gallery captures the spirit and the community of Sneads Ferry and surrounding areas. Her artwork depicts local scenes of fishing, boating, family vacations, and more. She features other local artists, and hosts art classes for anyone of any skill level. A great place...More

1  Thank Travel_friendx123
Reviewed 18 December 2009

Just like most mediocre artists, Sherry Thurston thinks her art is the best. Probably because she's the only artist around. She is very nice, wish I could say the same for her run down studio... Now, I will still recommend that you visit this studio...More

4  Thank dredz_126
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