Clarkesville, Georgia: SamG Land: Huggy Folk Art

Sam Granger has filled his yard and home in the woods with colorful Howard-Finster-style folk art, including the World's Largest Grit. Free hugs offered to everyone.
1390 Tom Born Rd, Clarkesville, GA
Northeast of Clarkesville. From US Hwy 23 turn north onto Tom Born Rd, then immediately turn right into the gas station, then immediately turn right again onto a little dirt road that leads out of the parking lot and into the woods. SamG Land is back there.
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Sam Granger offers free hugs.

SamG Land

Southern folk artist Sam Granger, known for boasting about "perfect TV hair" and his standing offer of "free hugs," has created a wild roadside attraction at his home in the community of Hollywood near Clarksville. Lots to see, including the World's Largest Grit.

[Anita Shegog, 09/10/2017]

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