Tamarack: Tourist destination located at Exit 45 of the WV Turnpike. Features a red peaked roof & landscaped grounds that draw over 500,000 visitors annually. This large arts & crafts facility is run as an economic development project of the WV Parkways Authority & sells WV craft products, such as wood, glass, textiles, pottery, metal, jewelry, specialty food items, fine art, and WV books & recordings. There are 5 resident artisan studios.
Marjolein Bastin~From 1960-1965, she worked for different advertising agencies and publishers. Shortly after completing her studies at the Academy of Arts, her work came to be publicly recognized when she was asked to illustrate a one-page feature for the popular Dutch women's weekly Libelle. A Hallmark designer discovered Marjolein's artwork while on a trip to Holland in the early 1990s. Today, Marjolein Bastin line are among the company's best-selling offerings.