Welcome to American Craft Week!

American craft is ...???

Win $250 by showing us the answer!

Send us a photo of a piece of handmade American craft. Make it a great picture, a real glamour shot. It can be your craft, or someone else's. Along with the picture send us ONE WORD to describe it. Our graphic design team will add your word to the picture, see the example below. The best ones will be posted on our website and Facebook page during ACW. The one with the very best combination of a photo and descriptive word will win the Grand Prize of $250! That's it, how easy! 

Here are the rules:
Send entries to contest@americancraftweek.com
Accompany your photo with the following information:

  1. Your ONE WORD description
  2. Your name, address, and email
  3. All entries must be submitted by Friday, September 12, 2014.

The contest is open to everyone except the ACW committee and their families.
All entries must be submitted by Friday, September 12, 2014.
All entries become the property of American Craft Week.

This contest was inspired by the 2013 photo campaign by The Laughing Dog Gallery in Vero Beach, Florida. Here is one of their postings: American craft is ...


ACW Launches A Cultural Tourism Initiative

American Craft Week is a great tourist magnet! The Cultural Tourism kit is perfect for arts and entertainment districts, arts councils, tourism officials, and convention and visitor bureaus. If you need one, or know someone who does, let us know at info@Americancraftweek.com.


This Is Yours

We mean that! American Craft Week succeeds with your input, planning and help. Do not be shy in sharing your thoughts about how to make the 2014 better and more successful. Send any and all suggestions to us at info@Americancraftweek.com


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