348 S. Fifth Street Highlands NC 28741 US

Start date: Friday, May 31 2024.


 On Friday, May 31, 2024, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Resource person: Audra Bullard - office@clehighlands.com


For over forty years, photographer Tim has roamed the mountains of Southern Appalachia photographing and interviewing its fascinating people and the places where they live. Join him for a fun and entertaining presentation about his work, including the five years spent on the Faces and Places of Cashiers Valley book, produced by the Cashiers Historical Society (just in time for the new edition, which will be released this year!). He’ll also share work from other projects, including his three Appalachian-themed books, the people of Highlands, and his YouTube channel, The Face of Appalachia.

Presenter: Tim Barnwell is a master photographer and author based in Asheville, NC, and is one of the most published photographers in the South. Throughout his 35 year career he has been a photographer to dozens of books and is the author of eight of his own, including Faces and Places of Cashiers Valley (Cashiers Historical Society, 2019). His images have appeared in dozens of magazines, among them Time, Newsweek, Billboard, U.S. News and World Report, Smithsonian, and Our State, and his fine art photography images are in the permanent collections of The Met, NOMA, High Museum of Art, and the Bank of America corporate collection, among others.

Notes: Cancellation Policy Please let us know immediately if you are unable to attend a class. There is no refund for cancellations within two (2) weeks prior to a scheduled class. Programs that include food, beverage or art materials must be canceled within three (3) weeks prior to receive a refund. CLE reserves the right to cancel a program if the minimum enrollment has not been met or for circumstances beyond our control, and participants will be notified, a complete refund will be issued. All classes are held in the CLE Lecture Hall at the Peggy Crosby Center unless otherwise noted. In the event information has changed from the published brochure, it will be posted on our website and in our e-blasts. Addresses for “private home” venues will be provided to registrants within 2 days of the program date.

Share this activity:

Register for a drop-in class

This activity allows for drop-ins. Pick your choice in the calendar to register.


Registration available
In cart or previously purchased
Available soon
Full with wait list available