JMK Studio236

Working Studio of John Mac Kah

JMK Studio236 is the active studio, teaching, and workshop site for artist John Mac Kah in the historic Riverview Station, River Arts District of Asheville, NC. A working artist since art school, he teaches from his studio and in workshops nationwide. Classes and workshops in drawing, traditional oils, acrylics.

JMK Studio236


About Riverview Station…how to find me


Studio is open BY APPOINTMENT. Please give me a heads up – we are happy to have visitors.  We are here daily, but class may be in session or we may be out of town. Riverview Station requires visitors to wear masks.

New Students Welcome! Private drawing and painting lessons for 3 hours; mask required, social distancing. Our usual hours are 10-6pm, Mon-Sat; Thurs 5-9pm.

New! We now have secured 450 square feet in the next door studio; if you need a place to work without instruction, a project you wish to finish, a place to work away from home, contact me about JMK 234.


North entrance: Turn on to OLD LYMAN from Riverside Drive (right if you are going north; left if from the south); pass Mountain Glassworks, turn right at the Summit Coffee house. 12 Bones is to your right, take the first right. Look for two big round windows.

Riverview Station Asheville

South entrance (front of the building facing Riverside Drive. Park in the front lot of Riverview Station near Yuzu Patisserie. Take the stairs to the left of their front door. Walk toward the back of the building; Look for signs to JMK Studio 236. Alternately, go through an open alley on the ground floor and look for the stairs and round windows above.

Come up these stairs, first or second door, on right.

Upcoming Workshops and Events

Appalachian Barn Alliance Benefit – Pastoral Palette Resized In association with The Saints of Paint.

  • On-site exhibit at JMK Studio. Oct 4, 11, 18, 25 –
  • View by RSVP, social distancing, masks required in our building.

John C. Campbell Folk School: October 24 – 30, 2021

French Broad River, at Olivette

Available -French Broad River at Olivette, Oil on Panel