Huntsville, Alabama: Closet of the Spiderweb Lady Team Field Report

The Dream Maker

4004 Triana Blvd, Huntsville, AL
The Dream Maker. South edge of the city. Drive south on Triana Blvd SW, pass Drake Ave., and it will be on your right before you get to Johnson Landing and the Animal Shelter.
Tu-Sa 10:30-5:30 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Save to My Sights

Closet of the Spiderweb Lady.

Closet of the Spiderweb Lady
For 30 years Anne Bradshaw Clopton would relax by sitting in her home, in a closet, painting miniatures on spider webs. Report... [03/06/2016]

Visitor Tips and News About Closet of the Spiderweb Lady

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

The Dreammaker - Spider Web Lady

A new-agey shop is in the original house of an unusual lady who painted on spiderwebs. It has at least a replica of the cedar-lined closet where she did her painting, with a video and photographs of her paintings on the walls. The originals are in one of the major museums in the area -- the Burritt -- but are not necessarily on display all the time because of deterioration. This may be the best place to see them.

[Donna Parsons, 10/19/2012]

Anne Bradshaw Clopton was a Huntsville native with an unusual talent: painting detailed miniatures on spider webs. The closet where she worked for over 50 years has been restored by the current owners of her house, now a New Age store. The closet features a video about Anne as well as photographs of some of her paintings, which are too delicate to display.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Eggbeater JesusEggbeater Jesus, Huntsville, AL - 2 mi.
U.S. Space and Rocket CenterU.S. Space and Rocket Center, Huntsville, AL - 3 mi.
Grave of Miss Baker, Space MonkeyGrave of Miss Baker, Space Monkey, Huntsville, AL - 3 mi.
In the region:
Iron Man: Ancient Billboard, Hartselle, AL - 28 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

August 14, 2020

My Sights

My Sights

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Alabama Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

The Oregon Vortex, Gold Hill, Oregon (Aug 10-16, 2020)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now