Participants & Events

Nation Wide

Spinzilla

Across the USA

, Across the USA, • Visit websiteJump to events page

Spinzilla is a global event where teams and individuals compete in a friendly challenge to see who can spin the most yarn in a week. Spinner registration fees are donated to the NeedleArts Mentoring Program. Spinner registration is open from September 1 - October 2. Spinning starts October 5.

6234 N Cattle Track Rd, Scottsdale, AZ • Visit website

Scottsdale's premier studio pottery since 1989. The studio isl be open by appointment year round. Call or write to arrange your private visit.

California

109 East F Street, Benicia, CA • Visit website

Glass blowing demonstrations and American Craft Gallery in historic and quaint Benicia await visitors.

2222 Ventura Blvd, Camarillo, CA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Artists' studios, gallery, gift store and arts education center in old town Camarillo. Resident artists open their studios to visitors the first Saturday of each month. We're excited to join ACW in October and feature demonstrations of weaving, ceramics, sculpture, jewelry making and more!

78150 Calle Tampico Suite 215, La Quinta, CA • Visit website

78275 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA • Visit websiteJump to events page

We will be showcasing the American Craft Week by introducing it to our preschoolers. We re-start our story times the first week of October, which fits perfectly for ACW! During the story times, we hope to incorporate a craft for the preschoolers to do. On Saturday, October 10th, we will be doing a craft in the afternoon. At this time, the craft has yet to be determined and the exact time, but we assure you that it will have something to do with up-cycling and reusing paper!

3800 Vista Oaks Drive, Martinez, CA • Visit website

None planned yet. We can use suggestions.

JayVal Designs

Dover

8 Rutherford Court, Dover, DE

Design and create beaded jewelry, crocheted scarves and other handcrafted items.

651 N Broad Street, Middletown, DE • Visit website

Rhythm, Rhyme and Story Time
Engaging stories, songs, activities and crafts for children ages 3 and up.
Fridays, Oct. 2 and Oct. 9 @ 10:15 a.m.

Sew-Bee-It Quilters
Our experienced quilters will guide you step-by-step on the basics of quilting. Teens/Adults. Saturday, Oct. 10 @ 10 a.m.


Introduction to Soldering and
Electronics
In this two-hour class, we will assemble a small electronic novelty. Circuits and electronic components are discussed as well as the soldering and other skills needed to make your own kits. The Barrel of Makers group will provide all kits and materials. Registration required. Tweens/Teens. Saturday, Oct. 10 @ 2 p.m.

306 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE • Visit website

We source the old, the beautiful, the rare, the quirky and believe beauty should be a part of everyone's lives. Our inventory is hand selected from a variety of sources with you in mind. Specializing in period pieces, primitives & vintage furniture & smalls.

Blue Heron Gallery

New Castle

208 B Delaware St., New Castle, DE • Visit website

Our products are primarily fine art, sculpture and jewelry with a few antiques mixed in. We represent approximately 40 artists and artisans.

313 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE • Visit website

Hand built house built in 1823. Our Show House is a tribute to Interior Design then and now.

424 Delaware St, New Castle , DE • Visit websiteJump to events page

We will have two craft week events:
10/2 @ 3 PM: Lego Club for ages 6+
10/9 @ 7 PM: Library After Hours - LED pumpkin carving and craft beer tasting for ages 21+. Registration required, contact library to sign up.

Penn's Place

New Castle

206 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE • Visit websiteJump to events page

Located in the heart of downtown Historic New Castle this quaint, circa 1682 building, is now a cozy corner for coffee, conversation, buying art and gifts made by local artisans, taking art classes and enjoying weekly LIVE Entertainment. Last year we won ACW's "Best Local Artists' Event"- AWESOME!

204A Delaware St, New Castle, DE • Visit website

The Frame shop & Gallery is centrally located in Old New Castle and offers a wide array of art, framing, crafts, jewelry, workshops & demonstrations regionally from Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania & Maryland. Come visit our quaint little town and support your local business all while having fun!

550 S DUPONT PKWY, UNIT 11B, NEW CASTLE, DE • Visit website

The Mistress of Spice is an artisanal spice blends producer in New Castle, DE. Our spice blends are a blending of all natural, aromatic herbs and exotic spices. Our blends are gluten and mono sodium glutamate (MSG) free. We do not use fillers, preservatives, additives, or anti-caking agents.

750 Library Ave, Newark, DE • Visit website

Saturday, Oct. 3
HALLOWEEN CUPCAKE DECORATING
Learn how to make some spooky cupcakes for your Halloween party. Registration required. Ages 12+. 11 a.m.

Sunday, Oct. 4
PAGES: A COLLECTION OF
CREATIVITY BY CHILDREN OF
THE NEWARK FREE LIBRARY
Kids, show your creativity by joining the Pages project. Your writing or artwork could end up in the library’s kids’ literary magazine. Create your work at home or attend a Creative Space Workshop to create your own projects. A complete project description and rules are available
at the library. Funded by an Ezra Jack Keats Mini-Grant. No registration necessary. Ages 4-10. 2 – 4 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 6
PAJAMA STORY TIME
Stories and crafts designed for children 3 - 6 years old. Come in your PJ's!
Tuesday, Oct. 6
RHYTHM, RHYME AND STORY TIME
Stories and crafts designed for children 3 - 6 years old.

Tuesday, Oct. 6
YARN CIRCLE GROUP
Bring your needle work and join other crafty yarners. All levels are welcome. 7 p.m.

669 S. Union Street, Wilmington, DE • Visit website

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware Pegasus Artworks Program focuses on teaching self-discipline and critical thinking through innovative programming by introducing more youth to art; we are strengthening confidence, growing communication and literacy skills, and creating life long creative thinkers.

1300 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE • Visit website

CRAZY 8’S BEDTIME MATH
For all kids who are night owls, come on out to Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8’s club. Each session focuses on a math topic with a cool and engaging activity to take home. Geared for children in grades K-2. Registration requested. 6-7 p.m. Mondays: September 21-November 16

WORLD MAP HEROES
Learn basic geography concepts through song, dance, and interactive activities. Free tickets will be given out 30-minutes prior to the program on a first-come basis. Ages 2+. 10:30 a.m. Fridays: October 2, November 6

I See You

Wilmington

3014 N. Heald St., Wilmington, DE

Paper crafts - informational, motivational and empowerment messages.
Jewelry making - natural elements.
Self-care information, products.

Kirkwood Library

Wilmington

6000 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE • Visit websiteJump to events page

Library Displays of materials featuring a variety of crafting options will be available throughout the library this week.
Crochet Group will meet to work on new or on-going projects.
Fire Safety crafts will be made at two story times this week.

10 W Lea Blvd, Wilmington, DE • Visit websiteJump to events page

As Members of the GWCVB, The Wilm. Drama League strives to be a beacon of the arts in our community by focusing on drama and theatre education through the Chrysalis Players, our children’s theatre wing, and Youth Acting Classes.

Blue Mangrove Gallery

Marco Island

1089 N Collier Blvd #417, Marco Island, FL • Visit website

Handcrafted Gift Gallery with a flair for contemporary, traditional & whimsical. Something for everyone from Artisan jewelry, hand blown glass, functional ceramic, woman's handbags, children's goods, locally crafted accent furniture & so much more. Visit our website & face book page for specials.

810 12th Ave. S., Naples, FL • Visit website

Guess-Fisher Gallery, a gallery/studio, is a part of a professional artist community in Old Naples by the Bay, the 7 Galleries of Crayton Cove are all within a one-block walk. All of them will be participating in some manner. The Guess-Fisher Gallery will feature fine art batiks by Natalie Guess.

761 12th Avenue South, Naples, FL • Visit website

Join us Saturday, October 10th for Art After Dark.

12th Avenue South & 8th Street South, Naples, FL • Visit website

Join us Saturday, October 10th for Art After Dark. 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Meet the artists who call Crayton Cove home.

409 Corey Avenue, St. Pete Beach, FL • Visit website

Annette Kapfer's unique art gallery and studio is located on Historic Corey Avenue in St. Pete Beach The studio features handcrafted dichroic art glass jewelry designed and created by Annette, along with the work of more than 100 American artisans. Please see our Facebook page for updated events.

2910 Cardinal Drive, Vero Beach, FL • Visit website

Willow Gift & Home

Terre Haute

3500 Hulman St, Terre Haute, IN • Visit website

Willow Gift & Home hosts local artists each year for our "Art in the Garden" event. Usually, about a dozen local artists come and set up in our outdoor, garden space to show and sell their work to our community. Held the 1st Saturday of October, it includes varied art styles and mediums each year.

237 W Broadway St, Frankfort, KY • Visit website

Completely Kentucky is excited to celebrate the amazing work of our fellow Kentuckians during American Craft Week. We will be highlighting different media and styles of work during the ACW. Come explore our store, munch on Kentucky Proud gourmet treats and take home a piece of original art!

110 North Main Street, Franklin, KY • Visit website

Cumberland Crafts

Middlesboro

Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Visitor Center, Middlesboro, KY • Visit website

Cumberland Crafts at the Visitor Center features fine traditional and contemporary crafts all made by mountain artists. Cumberland also hosts special events and craft demonstrations throughout the year.

FineArtBoxes.com

Prairieville

Belle Grove Road, Prairieville, LA • Visit website

wood sculpting and carving of wood art and fine art boxes with a Louisiana Cajun and Art Deco influence. We participate in shows in the Southern USA

Maine, Statewide, ME • Visit website

Maine Craft Weekend (MCW), a statewide tour of Maine craft studios, breweries, businesses and events, is an opportunity for the public to explore the life and work of craft artists and craft brewers in Maine. MCW is a public, educational, community oriented, family friendly weekend October 3 + 4.

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Ellsworth

192 Main Street, Ellsworth, ME • Visit website

Contemporary craft gallery featuring the work of artists from around Maine and the United States.

Massachusetts

30 Industrial Drive East, Northampton, MA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Join Paradise City Arts Festival Oct. 10-12 in Northampton, MA during American Craft Week. Visit New England's most exciting and comprehensive fair with 260 nationally juried exhibitors. Paradise City is proud to be a sponsor of American Craft Week.

2031 S. Waverly, Springfield, MO • Visit website

We are a fine art and fine craft gallery featuring approximately one hundred artists in a variety of media. During American Craft Week we will be offering a 15% discount on all fine art and fine craft purchased. On our website: www.waverlyhouse.com, we will be announcing additional events.

430 Sunnyside Drive, Reno, NV • Visit website

Reno Open Studios is Northwestern Nevada’s window into the creative worlds of incredibly talented visual artists. Our mission is to provide an opportunity for the community to witness the creative process in transforming raw materials into unique works of art.

New Hampshire

James A. Tuttle Library

Antrim

45 Main Street, Antrim, NH

Craft sessions, introduction of our tool lending library, networking with the Antrim-Bennington Grange.

New Jersey

The Depot

Midland Park

22 Prospect Street, Midland Park, NJ

473 Watchung Avenue, Montclair, NJ • Visit websiteJump to events page

Juried, professional fine artists, fine crafters, photographers and speciality food vendors display and sell their unique work in beautiful Brookdale Park.

1000 N. Division Street, , Peekskill, , NY • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Peekskill Clay Studios will be hosting an exhibition in our gallery in honor of ceramicist Stanley Rosen. The show includes Rosen's work along with the work of several of his former students from Bennington College, all of whom work professionally in the ceramics field.

North Carolina

Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Allanstand is the oldest continuously operating craft shop in the United States. It was started by Presbyterian missionary Frances Goodrich in 1897 in Madison County, NC. The shop eventually moved to downtown Asheville in 1908, and to its current home at the Folk Art Center in 1980.

10 N Spruce St, Ste 120, Asheville , NC • Visit website

Hand-crafted, functional, North Carolina pottery and other traditional Southern Appalachian crafts in wood, fiber and glass. We are open Monday- Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM, and Sunday from 10 AM to 2 PM starting in April. We are also open everyday at the gift shop in the Renaissance Hotel.

Art Connections

Asheville

PO Box 8186, Asheville , NC • Visit website

Art Connections is participating in the ACW in Western NC celebration. This year we are partnering with our Convention & Visitors Bureau to produce a series of short videos about the craft businesses and events in our region. We anticipate showing the videos leading up to this years celebration!

PO BOX 507, Asheville, NC • Visit website

The Asheville Area Arts Council is the collective voice for the arts in Buncombe County, North Carolina. We are partnering with our local organizing team to help produce and promote American Craft Week events in Buncombe County.

Pack Square, Asheville , NC • Visit website

A handmade market for professional artists taking place on three Saturdays each June and October annually. Additionally Asheville Art in the Park donates 10% of its proceeds to a community grant to support local artists. Location: Pack Square in downtown Asheville, October 3, 10 & 17 from 10a- 6p.

Blue Spiral 1

Asheville

38 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Blue Spiral 1 presents contemporary Southeastern fine art and crafts through 30 annual exhibitions in a stunning three level, 15,000 sq. ft. setting. The gallery features the work of over 100 artists.

Grovewood Gallery

Asheville

111 Grovewood Road, Asheville, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Join us each Saturday of American Craft Week for the following events!

Vessels of Merriment
Opening Reception: October 3 (3 – 6pm)
An intoxicating exhibition of handcrafted drinking vessels by artists around the country. On view through December 31, 2015. Sponsored by Metro Wines and Noble Cider.

Open Studios
Saturday, October 10 (11am - 4pm)
Take a free, self-guided tour of the artist studios on the historic Grovewood grounds (adjacent to Omni Grove Park Inn). Open studios presents an opportunity for visitors to interact with professional artists, see artwork at the source, and expose them to the rich talent that Asheville has to offer. Mediums range from painting to woodworking to sculpture. Please note: If you really want to see a particular artist, please call the gallery before you visit to make sure their studio is open.

Guild Crafts

Asheville

930 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC • Visit website

A neighborhood tradition, built in 1955 by Ralph Morris Sr. for Stuart Nye and the Southern Highland Craft Guild, a pair of stone houses stand as a monument where time-honored traditions continue. Guild Crafts continues as a craft shop offering the finest handmade crafts including jewelry, pottery, baskets, ironwork, glass, fiber and much more.

Haw Creek Forge

Asheville

2000 Riverside Drive, #6, Asheville, NC • Visit website

To be decided.

191 LYMAN ST #165, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Mountain Made

Asheville

1 Page Avenue, #123, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Celebrating contemporary mountain art and featuring the work of over 80 Western North Carolina artisans. Fine handcrafted jewelry in silver, glass, and beadwork. Wonderful metal, wood, pottery, fiber and textiles, as well as regional music and books. During American Craft Week we will be highlighting David Cook’s beautiful baskets made of “smoke Vine” or Dutchman’s pipe, a native vine that David has been working with for over 20 years. Join us in the Mountain Made Gallery to see David demonstrate how he creates these spectacular pieces. Check our website for demonstration dates and time.

7 Boston Way, Asheville, NC • Visit website

New Morning Gallery delightfully displays an abundant selection of decorative and functional craft, all handmade by American artisans. The 12,300 sq. ft. gallery, with its magnificent two-story architecture, is filled with ART FOR LIVING.

River Oaks Studios

Asheville

191 Lyman Street #160, Asheville, NC • Visit website

26 Lodge St., Asheville, NC • Visit website

The gallery in Biltmore Village is the newest Southern Highland Craft Guild shop, selling a wide range of work including pottery, glass, wood, jewelry, fiber, metal, paper, mixed media and natural materials. Learn about the rich craft heritage of the region, and artists who are stretching the boundaries of their craft with modern, innovative techniques.

Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville, NC • Visit website

An educational, non-profit organization that was founded in 1930 for the
purpose of creating a network and market for mountain craftspeople. Today,
guild membership stands at more than 900 artists from a nine-state region in
the Southern Highlands.

67 Broadway Street, Asheville, NC • Visit website

On display October 2015, 'Made in WNC' examines the legacy of craft-based industry (textiles, pottery, and furniture) in Western North Carolina and their influence on today's artists and designer-makers.

Benchspace Gallery
free, open to the public
check Website for details
Tue -Sat 10 am-6 pm

191 Lyman Street, #180, Asheville, NC • Visit website

The Village Potters, one of the Premier Potteries in Western North Carolina, is home to the working studios of six reknown potters, a fully equipped Teaching Center and three showrooms featuring their exquisite ceramics. Demonstrations are almost always available as we're always working!

29 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC • Visit website

We are a retail gallery located in the heart of downtown Asheville, North Carolina.
We feature all manner of local art and fine craft and host gallery strolls and demonstrations on occasion.

WHO Knows Art

Asheville

PO Box 1382, Asheville, NC • Visit website

WHO Knows Art is an independently owned business, helping visual artists, galleries & arts organizations with the business side of art. Owner Wendy H. Outland ("WHO") worked for 22 years as an arts professional before starting her own company in 2004. Offering consultations, critiques and workshops.

Mica Gallery

Bakersville

34 North Mitchell Avenue, Bakersville, NC • Visit website

We are a cooperative gallery of fine crafts. We promote our individual members as fine craft artists year round and make a special push during ACW. In store, website, and social media platforms are utilized to bring a greater understanding of how craft enhances one's life.

Seven Sisters Gallery

Black Mountain

117 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC • Visit website

We are an American Craft Gallery

Milepost 294, Blue Ridge Parkway, Blowing Rock, NC • Visit website

Parkway Craft Center is one of six shops of the Southern Highland Craft Guild and features work from over 300 Southern Appalachian craftspeople. Work on display includes clay, glass, leather, fiber, jewelry, wood, natural materials, paper and metal.

One Folk School Rd, Brasstown, NC • Visit website

Celebrate the rich heritage of the Appalachians at our 42nd Fall Festival! Over 240 craftspeople, live music and dance, craft demonstrations, good food and more!
October 3 & 4, 10am-5pm daily

Yummy Mud Puddle

Burnsville

264 CLEAR VIEW LANE, Burnsville, NC • Visit website

The Yummy Mud Puddle includes John D. Richards, an extremely mixed media sculptor, Claudia Dunaway, potter, and Kathryn Lynch who works with textiles. Located just outside of Burnsville, we also offer a "handmade" vacation rental for visitors to the crafts of area of Western North Carolina.

224 East Blvd Suite B, Charlotte, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

We are a handmade gift boutique located in Charlotte, NC. We carry many local artists as well as Made in America and Fair Trade.

185 Freedlander Dr, Clyde, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

HCC invites you to join us for a free Community Craft Night October 8th. Community craft night open to students, alumni and community members. A chance for anyone interested to gather, create and communicate.
Haywood Community College’s Creative Arts programming offers an innovative, affordable, groundbreaking craft education. Offering a 2yr degree or diploma track as well as continuing education classes and workshops year-round, there is something for everyone! Come see for yourself.

1150 Fleming Rd, Creedmoor, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Join us for our Cedar Creek Gallery 48th Annual Fall Pottery & Glass Festival
Friday, Oct 2, 6 - 10pm
Sat & Sun, Oct 3 & 4, 10 & 11 from 10am - 6pm
Festivities include: Pottery, glass blowing and wood turning demonstrations. Kiln firings, kiln openings, and raku firings. Live music. Food truck

Art on Main Fine Art / Fine Craft Festival

Hendersonville

Arts Council of Henderson County, Hendersonville, NC

Join us on October 3rd and 4th as the Arts Council of Henderson County presents our 56th annual Art on Main Fine Art / Fine Craft festival. Stroll Historic Downtown Hendersonville, NC, and shop for fine art and fine craft by artists from Henderson County and the Southeastern region. Media includes work in clay, metal, glass, fiber, wood, painting, photography, jewelry, etc. Art on Main also features live art demonstrations. Hendersonville is nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, 30 minutes south of Asheville.

Flow

Marshall

14 South Main Street, Marshall, NC • Visit website

Flow is a fine craft gallery in the little river town of Marshall, NC offering local and regional handcraft in pottery, jewelry, clothing,
body care, furniture and woodwork, woven and quilted items, painting, photography, sculpture, and stationery and book arts.

Last year, our event "Synesthesia," an exploration of the influence of the senses in artmaking, won recognition for Most Innovative Event.

2782 Bat Cave Rd (GPS only not postal), Old Fort, NC • Visit website

Showroom open!

21 East Main Street, Saluda, NC • Visit website

Heartwood Gallery: 100% American Craft since 1985. Our focus for ACW is serving pieces in ceramics, glass, metal and wood with a special exhibit “American Craft Serves Well”. Join us for an opening reception and 30th anniversary celebration Sat Oct 3.

31 Cross Street, Spruce Pine, NC • Visit website

A unique gathering of our region's greatest potters and clay artists October 10th and 11th, 2015. Enjoy wonderful food and beautiful handmade pottery on a colorful autumn weekend at the historic Cross Street Building in Spruce Pine, NC.

Local Cloth

Swannanoa

106 Woodcreek Circle, Swannanoa, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Local Cloth invites you to visit our exhibition, Connections 2015, at the Asheville Area Arts Council in the Grove Arcade, Asheville. This fiber arts exhibit and sale features hats, shawls, scarves, bags and yarn from locally-grown, dyed and spun fibers. Saturday craft demos. Reception Oct. 2. Visit our online directory at localcloth.org.

6148 Peniel Rd, Tryon, NC • Visit website

Tyson Graham is a potter living and working in Tryon, NC, under the mentorship of Claude and Elaine Graves of Little Mountain Pottery.

Crescent Moon

Wilmington

24 N Front Street, Wilmington, NC • Visit website

Crescent Moon is a retail gallery of Craft and Hand Made in the USA products. We support and showcase artists nationally. During Craft Week we will plan several educational events highlighting local and regional artists active in our gallery.

307 North Front St., Cotton Exchange, Wilmington, NC • Visit website

Port City Pottery & Fine Crafts is a cooperative of 20 local artists in downtown Wilmington, NC. We are the first three dimensional gallery in the area with one-of-a-kind handmade art and have just celebrated our 8th year anniversary.

North Dakota

c.lizzy's

Fargo

410 Broadway, Fargo, ND • Visit website

c.lizzy's will celebrate American Craft Week with artisan style! Check back for details.

43 Furnace Street, Akron, OH • Visit website

We are a small two-person clay studio producing one-of-kind functional and decorative pieces.
We also have a gallery connected to our studio that features our work and the work of about a dozen other artists.

2010 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH • Visit websiteJump to events page

indigenous, a handcrafted gallery features 100% American fine craft and jewelry by 150 local and regional artists. Artist demonstrations, a “clay throw-down”, fundraisers, and other artful events planned for the entire celebration. See our website and facebook page for details TBA

101 E. Alex Bell Rd., #172, Dayton, OH • Visit websiteJump to events page

ZIG ZAG Gallery is an American craft & clothing gallery who is proud to have participated in ACW each year! Our primary event each year is an annual Empty Bowls fundraiser to benefit the Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF). In addition we will have a pottery demonstration & featured local artists.

Art On Symmes

Fairfield Hamilton

1000 Symmes Rd 228 High St, Fairfield Hamilton, OH • Visit website

In conjunction with our annual Pumpkin Festival. Lots of artists on hand all weekend

Pennsylvania

Village Artisans Gallery

Boiling Springs

321 Walnut Street, Boiling Springs, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Village Artisans Gallery is making plans for an exciting week of events highlighting Pennsylvania craft artists during our sixth year of participating in American Craft Week!

150 S. Washington St., Boyertown, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Celebrating 28 years in the same location, Taylor Backes is a destination glass studio and gallery. We offer classes and host group events / team building workshops with a hands on "make your own" experience. Extensive galleries feature the finest hand made glass.

Adult Jewelry-Making Class: Design Your Own Pendant @ Meeka Fine Jewelry

Camp Hill

2205 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 7 - Spend an evening sipping wine as you create a beautiful piece of jewelry with artist and jeweler Monika Krol. In the evening course, you will learn the art of pendant making, as you transform a small piece of wax into a design of your choice.

Art Jewelry Exhibition: Fables in Jewelry @ Meeka Fine Jewelry

Camp Hill

2205 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 9 & 10 - Art Jewelry exhibition showcasing work by jeweler Monika Krol, Meeka Fine Jewelry's owner. These original designs were created while she attended The University of the Arts in Philadelphia and the years following and illustrate Monika's interest in storytelling through objects.

1845 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Stop by and watch the following Artisans in Action in celebration of American Craft Week!

- Traditional Rug Hooking demo
- Soap du Jour - Soap making process demo
- Recycled Thredz - The art of recycling vintage fabrics demo

Beaded Blessings at Creative Elegance

Camp Hill

2129 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 2&3 - Celebrate American Craft Week with fun jewelry making at Creative Elegance featuring Beaded Blessings.


Children's Jewelry Sculpting Class @ Meeka Fine Jewelry

Camp Hill

2205 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 11 - During the event, children will learn how to design and sculpt a small piece of wax into a pendant of their choice. After the class, the wax will be cast in bronze and children can choose a chain option to turn their work of art into a necklace or bracelet.

1845 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Oct 2 & 3 - Stop by Little Black Dress in Camp Hill to celebrate American Craft Week. Imagination In Glass produces designs using crystals, glass and druzys. See and purchase one-of-a-kind jewelry designed by Imagination In Glass.

Kids Craft Center at Blooms by Vickrey

Camp Hill

2125 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 & 10 - Stop by for our kids' craft center offering a "make and take" decorated flower vase.

Mud Queen Pottery at Little Black Dress

Camp Hill

1845 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 9 & 10 - Celebrate American Craft Week at Little Black Dress in Camp Hill. See a potter at their wheel and learn more about their craft. Product will be available for purchase.

Private Ring-Making Class @ Meeka Fine Jewelry

Camp Hill

2205 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 5 & 8 - Come design a beautiful custom-made ring for a loved one or yourself! During the evening class, jeweler Monika Krol will walk through the process of ring-making and then support you as you create one yourself using sterling silver.

Rachid Hatni Art Show at Cornerstone Coffeehouse

Camp Hill

2133 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA • Jump to events page

For the month of October, Cornerstone Coffeehouse will be displaying abstract oil and acrylic art by Rachid Hatni.

Adult Night Out! Full Moon & Owl Plate

Carlisle

800 E. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 6 - Glaze it out with adults night out. Learn how to "paint" with glaze! Yep just like on canvas however this will be ready to eat off of unlike a canvas. Make your dinner plate into a brightly lit full moon with a cool fall owl glowing in the moon.

Art & Craft Evaluations - Trash or Treasure?

Carlisle

10 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 9 & 10 - The Garden Gallery invites the public to bring up to 2 pieces of art or craft on Friday & Saturday for a FREE evaluation as to what it is, the condition of the piece and the quality.

Catherine Coyle: Views in Media at Whistlestop Bookshop

Carlisle

129 W High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 1 - 17: Catherine Coyle is a Carlisle artist attending Messiah College who works in paint, printing and clay. Her first show in Carlisle features recent and current work in each media.

Celebrate American Craft Week at The Greatest Gift

Carlisle

117 N. Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 8 - Artist Nance Bryant of Nancy Jane's Jewelry will be in the shop to display her new work, discuss her journey and answer any questions.

Oct 10 - Artist Mary Lea Shenk will be demonstrating how she creates her wrap bracelets as well as showing off some of her other handcrafted pieces.

Chris Mackie - Masterworks at The Garden Gallery

Carlisle

10 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 2 & 3 - International artist Chris Mackie grew up in the working class village of Gawthorpe, England. Now a resident of Carlisle, PA, his paintings, pastels and works in stainless steel are powerful and meaningful statements that are also beautiful.

Christophe Artisan Jewelry at Nancy Stamm's Galleria

Carlisle

2 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 2 - Contemporary designs for jewelry using mixed metals, chrome and semi-precious stones.

Create Your Own Pumpkin, Witch & Turkey at Meadowbrooke Gourds

Carlisle

125 Potato Road, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3-4: All ages and levels of artistic skill are welcome. We will have our skilled craftsmen available to help you create your own unique gourd. This event will be held under a tent.

Fall Into Fine Craft - A Fine Craft Show

Carlisle

100 K Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 24-25: Fall Into Fine Craft, the annual two-day fine art and craft show of the Yellow Breeches Chapter will be held October 24 and 25, 2015 at the Carlisle Expo Center. This juried show will feature quality, original, handcrafted designs of Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen members.

Feathers in the Nest Fall Market

Carlisle

61 W. Chapel Avenue, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Feathers in the Nest will be hosting a Fall Vintage, Craft and Antique Market in celebration of American Craft Week. Vendors will be invited to participate and set up booths in the Feathers in the Nest parking lot. Vendors will be demonstrating crafts as well as selling their goods.

Felted Clogs at Harmony Society

Carlisle

136 W. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 8, 15, 22 & 29 - Keep your feet warm this winter with a pair of felted clogs. Knit on large needles, the clogs are then felted in hot water in your clothes washer to the desired size. They're cozy to wear around the house and also make great gifts for the holidays.

Felting Class at History on High

Carlisle

33 W. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - Bonnie Tweedy Shaw will hold a felting class to celebrate American Craft Week. Come see how Bonnie uses special barbed needles to sculpt fluffy clouds of wool into a menagerie of animals.

Flying High for Halloween at Nancy Stamm's Galleria

Carlisle

2 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - Local artist Nancy Stamm will discuss her Halloween creations. Pumpkin girls made from porcelain clay with hand sewn fabrics will take flight in their pumpkin hot air balloons.

Friendship Garden Demonstration @ Castlerigg Wine Shop

Carlisle

110 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 11 - Join us for a demonstration of making faerie houses and stone circles.

Gallery Tour & Talk at Carlisle Arts Learning Center

Carlisle

38 West Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 13 - This special event is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society. This Gallery Tour & Talk will be hosted by John W. Walker, President of the PA Watercolor Society. Free and open to the public.

Jack and Jill Interiors Open House

Carlisle

48 W. Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 4-10: Explore the studio of Celebrity Nursery Designer and Artist, Sherri Blum. Sherri has been designing nurseries and creating whimsical wall art for children for 18 years. Sherri will give a tour of her design and art studio and will provide free design advice for your nursery.

Junk Car Animals at Nancy Stamm's Galleria

Carlisle

2 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 9 - Artist Brian Mace has created a menagerie of metal animals from salvaged used auto cars. Dogs, cats, peacocks, frogs, goony birds and porcupines make up this whimsical collection.

117 N. Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Meet some local artists and see how/why they do what they do! Desserts, refreshments and special giveaways!

Kids Night Out! Moonlight Meow Canvas Class

Carlisle

800 E. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 7 - Wow what a cute fright with little black kitty watching everything in the full moonlight! What a great fall holiday canvas!

Lazy Crafty Afternoon Movie Time

Carlisle

800 E. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 4 - Get into the spirit of Halloween while watching "Nightmare Before Christmas" while glazing your cocoa mug in the style of Jack or painting a glass goblet with Sally's face. We have our MPLC license and we are ready to sprint off like Jack after Christmas!

Little Ones Storytime & Paint!

Carlisle

800 E. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 9 - Come on in and listen to a Halloween story about a tricky little cat and after the story paint a mighty tot ceramic of our main kitty character.

Mini Craft Show & Demonstrations at East Street Artisans

Carlisle

405 N East Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - East Street Artisans will hold a mini craft show in the front of the store to celebrate American Craft Week. There will also be 7-10 local artists/craftsmen sharing the making of their craft in the workshop beside the shop.

Mini-Watercolor Workshop at Carlisle Arts Learning Center

Carlisle

38 West Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Free mini-watercolor workshop with Karen Frattali, renowned watercolor artist from Chester County PA. This workshop is appropriate for beginners (teens through adult) and those interested in learning more or furthering their skills.

38 West Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Society's annual juried exhibit draws entries from national and international artists. The show will be an excellent opportunity to view the absolute best in current water media works. Prizes will be awarded at the reception. Opening reception: Sunday, September 27, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

Register In-Store for a Piece of Handcrafted Jewelry @ Artist Market of Pomfret Street

Carlisle

16 W. Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 1-3: Register to win a piece of handcrafted jewelry by one of our artists. Each day a new piece.


Show Case Our American Craft Made Clothing Lines @ Artist Market of Pomfret Street

Carlisle

16 W. Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 8&9: This is to introduce two new lines of clothing made in the USA. The Fall and Winter lines will be featured.

Show Case Ron Bouder Furniture 10% Off Event @ Artist Market of Pomfret Street

Carlisle

16 W. Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 8 - We will be showcasing the furniture by Ron Bouder. Ron uses vintage wood pieces or wood he finds or purchases, and embellishes them to make a piece for your home.

Spirit Tiles at Nancy Stamm's Galleria

Carlisle

2 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Molten glass on copper tiles by artist Houston Llew with stories embedded on the sides of each one.

Stained Glass Demonstration @ Castlerigg Wine Shop

Carlisle

110 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 4 & 11 - Join us for a demonstration of making stained glass art at Castlerigg Wine Shop.

Sweater Recycling: Turn That Old Sweater into New Yarn

Carlisle

136 W. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Join Amber Martin for this 4-hour Sweater Recycling workshop where you'll learn how to disassemble old sweaters, skeining and washing the yarn for use in new projects. This is a fun and relaxing project that anyone can do! Cost is $30.

Swirling Colors of Autumn: Totem Puppet Monarchs Work Shop

Carlisle

800 E. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 2 - Make & take collage extravaganza of monarch butterfly totem puppets. Work with swirling orange and yellow paints to create your very own totem pole monarch butterfly puppet! Guest crafter from Enola PA: Eye Connect Crafts will also be on hand.

The 60s are Coming! The 60s are Coming!

Carlisle

21 N Pitt Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - Explore historic photos of Cumberland County in the 1960s and enjoy tie dye spin art. Located in the new G.B. Stuart History Workshop and hosted by the Cumberland County Historical Society.

Watercolor Special Demonstration at Carlisle Arts Learning Center

Carlisle

38 West Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - This will be a special demonstration by watercolor artist Mick McAndrews of Downingtown, PA. During this informal demonstration, McAndrews will paint one of his signature nautical scenes.

Weekly Craft Night at Harmony Society

Carlisle

136 W. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 6 - Free! Join us Tuesday evening for two hours of crafting and conversation. Whether you knit, crochet, make jewelry or sew, bring a project and enjoy the company of other makers in the community. All ages are welcome! Age 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

What in the World is a Sampler?

Carlisle

21 N Pitt Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 8 & 9 - Located in the new G.B. Stuart History Workshop, the Cumberland County Historical Society will provide this children's program where kids learn what historic samplers are and how they are made. They will also make a history workshop version of their own.

Wonders of Clay: Alphabet Soup Tile

Carlisle

800 E. High Street, Carlisle, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - OH Golly Gee! Let's learn how to use alphabet noodles to create cool custom clay tiles. Great for all ages kids & adults (items will need fired so pick up will be end of craft week Sat. Oct. 10th)

202 Bankert Rd, Hanover, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

October 2 : Visit our Fiber and Craft Studio. Watch weaving and hand spinning demonstrations. Try your hand at spinning yarn. Looking for a loom or spinning wheel? Check out our used equipment. We also offer small group and individual classes.

340 Verbeke Street, Harrisburg, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Come and meet the 35 talented artists working in their studios at The Millworks. The Millworks is home to 23 artists studios, as well as a local and sustainable restaurant, bar and biergarten. Our First Saturday Studio Walks encourage the public to enter the artist's studios and discuss and witness

A Day Creating at Starry Night Alpaca Farm

Lewisberry

653 Observatory Road, Lewisberry, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Bring your wheel and spend the day with spinning demos, knitting, crocheting, loom and lunch. Chat with others and interact with alpacas.

JAM Gallery

Malvern

321 East King Street, Malvern, PA • Visit website

We are an art gallery that sells both fine art as well as high craft works.

Date Night with Glassblowing at Art Center School & Galleries

Mechanicsburg

18 Artcraft Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Create a memorable and unique evening with someone special (couples, friends, parent & child, etc.)! No experience required. Learn basics of glassblowing: shaping and blowing a small vase or flower. Leave with glass objects that you made.

Designer Chocolate Bars at Brittle Bark

Mechanicsburg

33 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct. 2 - Create three one-of-a-kind masterpieces in chocolate! (Adult session) Design each chocolate bar and then make it using Milk, Dark and/or White chocolate, along with flavorings, colored chocolate and assorted add-ins. Space is limited! Call to register: 717-697-6950. Cost: $20.00.

Fall Arts Festival at Art Center School & Galleries

Mechanicsburg

18 Artcraft Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - Shop arts and crafts, see art demonstrations, paint pumpkins, make and take an art piece, and soup & bowl sale.

Free Easy Wrap Bracelet Class at The Potomac Bead Company

Mechanicsburg

54 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 6 - Learn how to make a simple wrap bracelet using a variety of popular Czech glass beads. Call 717-796-2323 to reserve a spot with a $10 deposit, which will be applied to your purchase of materials for the class.

Free Necklace & Bracelet Class at The Potomac Bead Company

Mechanicsburg

54 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Learn the basics of jewelry making in our FREE necklace and bracelet class. Call 717-796-2323 to reserve a spot with a $10 deposit, which will be applied to your purchase of materials for the class.

Members Show at Art Center School & Galleries

Mechanicsburg

18 Artcraft Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10-30: Annual exhibit by member artists of The Art Center School & Galleries. Enjoy seeing a variety of styles and art mediums.

Open House at Hershey Violins

Mechanicsburg

11 W. Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 10 - Stop by our open house to celebrate American Craft Week. Showcases include violin making, unique collage art and musical demos.

Spooky Chocolate Box at Brittle Bark (7-12 yrs)

Mechanicsburg

33 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 - Create a collection of miniature spooky ghosts, goblins, witches, pumpkins, and black cats in milk, dark and white chocolate! Mold and decorate each piece and then dip grahams, vanilla wafers, and chocolate Oreos and decorate each using the freshly made spooky pieces.

Understanding Your Camera: Lenses and Focal Length @ Art Center School & Galleries

Mechanicsburg

18 Artcraft Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 6 - Learn how to use different focal lengths to alter the appearance of your photos. The effect of lenses from fisheye, wide angle, normal and telephoto lenses will be compared. Dennis Baker instructs. Cost is $80 for non-members. Register by calling 717-697-2072.

120 South Market Street, Mechanicsburgp, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Enjoy some culinary delights from our shop. We will have delicious treats and samples featuring the flavors of herbs. Each visitor will receive a herb chart.

Fiber Arts Celebration at Half Moon Handwerks

New Cumberland

214 Third Street, New Cumberland, PA 17070, New Cumberland, PA • Jump to events page

Oct 3 & 10 - Stop by and celebrate American Craft Week with lacemaking, needlework, quilting and embellishing demos.

28 S Main St, New Hope, PA • Visit website

office: 2135 Buchanan Valley Rd., Orrtanna, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

The GWFT is an Agritourism Trail that also supports the regional historic treasures and cultural gifts in the South Mountain Region of PA and MD. Travel our Trail to discover our galleries and artisans during ACW. Visit our website to learn more about specific events during ACW.

201 Washington St, Reading, PA • Visit website

Rhode Island

2007 Broad Street, Cranston, RI • Visit website

Art and Soul Gifts offers unique,handcrafted gifts and home decor created by over 175 American artists and artisans. We celebrate ACW each year by focusing our gallery exhibits on local artists and offering activities that foster artistic expression.

South Carolina

161 Church Street, Charleston , SC • Visit website

A cooperative gallery of 36 members we offer works in pottery, wood, paper, fiber, jewelry, photography, glass (warm and cool), sweetgrass basketry, surface design, and more. Our members will explore the theme of INDIGO in a special exhibition.

49 John St. , Charleston , SC • Visit website

Show at Surface Craft Gallery entitled "Home". Charleston area craft artisans are asked to create a piece inspired by the meaning of "Home". Opening reception on first night of ACW, October 2nd. Show to be displayed through American Craft Week from October 2-11.

With These Hands Gallery

Edisto Island

1444 Highway 174, Edisto Island, SC • Visit website

With These Hands Gallery is a gallery of American Crafts. The gallery will be open every day during American Craft Week Celebration (even Sunday)! Door prizes will be given out each day of the event.

Smith Galleries

Hilton Head Island

1000 William Hilton Parkway, J11 The Village at Wexford, Hilton Head Island, SC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Celebrate American Craft with a 20% savings on one item in the media focus of the day at Smith Galleries. See http://www.smithgalleries.com/americancraftweek.htm for details

Silver Lining Dezign

St Helena

650 South Reeves, St Helena, SC

255 East Bear Swamp Road, Walhalla, SC • Visit website

During Craft week we will host hands on classes and host an exhibit of all six Full Moon Artists.

 Museum of Appalachia,  2819 Andersonville Highway,  Clinton, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week -  The Tennessee Fall Homecoming, one of the nation’s largest, most authentic music and heritage arts festivals, is celebrated each October on the scenic grounds of the Museum of Appalachia.

 Audubon Park -  Corner of Perkins Ext. Rd. & Southern Ave.,  Memphis, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week -  Juried, fine craft fair in its 43rd year, featuring fine artisan crafts, demonstrating,  traditional and culinary craftsmen.

The Woven Wrap

Chattanooga

The Intown Gallery - 26 Frazier Avenue, Chattanooga, TN

Tennessee Craft Week - The front wall of the Gallery is featuring Irene Catlin's woven wraps, ponchos, and scarves. The show will highlight autumn colors along with some winter colors in Catlin's weavings.

Arts in the Appalachians

Gainesboro

Historic Downtown Gainesboro, E.Hull Avenue, Main Street, E. Gore avenue and Union Street, Gainesboro, TN

Tennessee Craft Week - Demonstrating artists will be located inside historic buildings on and around the square. Patrons can observe each artist in their creative process and work will be available for purchase.

Arrowcraft

Gatlinburg

576 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Arrowcraft is the oldest gift shop in Gatlinburg, TN. As one of the Southern Highland Craft Guild shops, it continues the tradition of presenting fine regional crafts. This historic shop sells the best crafts from a nine-state region - weaving, basketry, pottery, woodcarving, glass, and toys.

556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts is a national art education center offering both national and community workshops in the arts. For ACW, Arrowmont will host a panel discussion on contemporary fiber art, and also have several exhibitions on display in our many galleries on campus.

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Contemporary Fiber and Textile Art: A Panel Discussion. The Surface Design Association will hold their 2015 Craft and Concept Intensive Made/Aware: Socially Engaged Practices at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts from October 8-11, 2015.

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - A two-artist exhibition will be on display in the Geoffrey A. Wolpert Gallery featuring the work of Blair Clemo and Jason Hackett.

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Sandra J Blain Gallery: In conjunction with the Surface Design Association's 2015 conference Made/Aware, and Arrowmont's Pre-Intensive Workshops, the Gallery will be featuring Materialities: Contemporary Textile Arts, a national juried exhibition open to SDA members.

Jonesborough Visitors Center - 117 Boone Street, Jonesborough, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Members of Tennessee Craft – Northeast Chapter will demonstrate various craft activities as people from all over the country and internationally gather to enjoy three days of storytelling. Local craft artists will demonstrate a variety of craft mediums.

Craft Gallery, 418 Woodbury Highway, Manchester, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Come meet the artists who will be demonstrating on Saturday and Sunday. Crafts such as weaving, basketry, woodworking and pottery will be on display and artists available to educate and entertain.

InFlux presents "Moving In"

Nashville

10-2-15 Franklin Art Crawl, 10-3-15 Nashville Downtown 5th Ave Art Crawl, 10-4-15 Leipers Fork , Nashville, TN

10-2-15 Franklin Art Crawl 6-9
Landmark Booksellers 114 E. Main Street

10-3-15 Nashville Downtown 5th Ave Art Crawl 6-9

Tennessee Craft Week - A new group of non-traditional ceramicists present a mobile popup show in a U-Haul converted into a gallery.

 2301 Vanderbilt Place, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Vanderbilt and Nashville craft artists "are live" in Sarratt Gallery.

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 556 Parkway, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Past resident artists' work will be featured in the Art and Supply Store's Resident Gallery. Functional and fine art pieces will be on display to represent the history of artists who have participated in the Artist-in-Residence program.

 Ground Floor Gallery + Studios,  942 4th Ave S. , Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week -  Touched" is an invitational soft sculpture exhibit featuring works from regional, national and international artists.

Vanderbilt Univ. - E. Bronson Ingram Studio Arts Center, 1204 25th Ave South , Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Ten clay artists from Tennessee will be invited to show a piece of their work in this display case; pottery as well as clay sculpture will be exhibited.

4580 Rachel's Lane, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week Event - Fall Fest at The Hermitage is a weekend of music, food, art, and history at The Hermitage: Home of President Andrew Jackson.

1235 6th Avenue North, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Nashville Oktoberfest draws 100,000 people to local foods and flavors, music stages, craft beer and local brewers, artists and craft vendors.

720 Baugh Road, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week -This Artists Forum features 3 local fine craft artisans’ presentations concerning their process and vision as artists. Wood Turner, Brenda Stein; Metal Sculptor and Painter, Sydney Reichman; and Elizabeth Sanford, Painter/Bookmaker.

720 Baugh Road, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Fine Craft Artisan demonstrations will be on the covered pavilion with hands-on activities for children.

150 3rd Ave. S., Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week- Join us for an art reception celebrating TN Craft Week, Saturday, October 3rd from 5-7PM, . Featuring works by: Laura Baisden, Carl Carbonell, Heather Moulder, Julie Sola, Mary Sullivan and Cory Wasnewsky. Live music by The Honey Steppers.

One Terminal Drive, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Tennessee Craft Artists demonstrate for visitors at the Nashville International Airport.

Dollywood - 2700 Dollywood Parks Blvd, Pigeon Forge, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - With a colorful swatch of orange, red, yellow and gold painted across the landscape, fall in the Great Smoky Mountains provides the perfect festive backdrop for Dollywood’s National Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration.

49 University Avenue, Sewanee, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Locals Gallery will feature the work of local artists and craftsmen from the region.

 Smithville Farmers Market,  205 E. Bryant St., Smithville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft Week - Information booth pitching Tennessee Craft. Demonstration of making chain-maille jewelry. $10 to make or order sterling earrings. All proceeds benefit Dekalb backpack program.

4219 East Hill Rd, Andover, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Batten Pottery

Arlington

3456 Rte 7A, Arlington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

269 Old Depot Road, Arlington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Flying Canvas Studio

Bellows Falls

201 Church Ave, Bellows Falls, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

The studio will be offering studio tour and discussion, a raffle, workshops and in addition, open studio time for YOU to be creative!

Offering Open Studio time for you to design and paint placemats or find your creative muse in collage, visit website for specific dates and times.

Sherwin Art Glass

Bellows Falls

33 Bridge Street, Bellows Falls, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

103 South Street, Bennington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

388 Woodland Road, Bethel, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

123 Scammell Lane, Bethel, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Chris Lann Designs

Brattleboro

1420 Sunset Lake Rd, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Fulcrum Arts

Brattleboro

485 West River Road, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

99 Stafford Farm Hill, Brattleboro, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

Hilltop Montessori School is an independent elementary school in southeastern Vermont serving children from 18 months to eighth grade. We are hosting 12 residents of Gee's Bend Alabama to exhibit their quilts, share their stories and to perform the play, "Gee's Bend" for the greater community.

1197 Bonnyvale Road, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

JMB Glass

Brattleboro

119 Hescock Rd, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

25 Highlawn Road, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

658 Orchard Street, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Ron Karpius

Brattleboro

259 Greenleaf St, Brattleboro, VT

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Steve Lloyd Art

Brattleboro

, Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

106 Main St., Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Artisan Designs is a contemporary fine art and craft gallery featuring the works of more than 300 artists and artisans. It has been a participant in American Craft Week since the start of ACW. VAD serves as an information center for the Vermont Crafts Council's Fall Open Studio Weekend.

106 Main St., Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

VanNatta Gallery

Brownsville

, Brownsville, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

250 North St, Rte 103N, Chester, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

39 North St, Chester, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Tsuga Studios

Chester

678 Goldthwaite Rd, Chester, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

23 Good Wood Lane, Dorset, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

3428 Middlebrook Road, Fairlee, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Deborah Falls

Hartland

25 Grout Road, Hartland, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Hartland, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

322 Rte 100 North, Ludlow, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

611 Rte 103 South, Ludlow, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

335 Brooks Road, Ludlow, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

22 Smith St, Ludlow, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

488 Andover Rd, Ludlow, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Epoch - 18 Vermont Artisans

Mancester Center

4927 Main Street, Mancester Center, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Sara Gay

Mancester Center

, Mancester Center, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

2802 Rte 9, Marlboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Marlboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Marlboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Marlboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

580 Fuller Road, Newbury, VT • Visit website

Flying Canvas Studio

North Westminster

201 Church Ave, North Westminster, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

2811 Weathersfield Center Rd, Perkinsville, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Pittsfield, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

272 S. Goddard Hill Road, Putney, VT • Visit website

My studio in Westminster West will be on the OpenStudio Tour organized by the Vermont Craft Council October 3rd and 4th.

Art of Vermont

Randolph

27 Main St, Randolph, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

23 Randolph Ave, Randolph, VT • Visit website

Main Street Crafters

Randolph

29 North Main Street, Randolph, VT

We are an collective of over 30 artists in a Central Vermont retail store. We do not jury our artists or their products because we believe that art is subjective and all artists should be encouraged to put it out there for the world to see. Artists will be available to meet during ACW.

110 LaBounty Road, Randolph, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Third Branch Pottery

Randolph

59 Weston St, Randolph, VT

Vermont Open Studio Tour

50 Randolph Ave, Randolph, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

50 Randolph Ave, Randolph Ave, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

1693 Branch Hill Road, Readsboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

6954 Main Street, Readsboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

6954 Main Street, Readsboro, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

M. Syme

S. Royalton

42 Leonard Road, S. Royalton, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Maxine Hugon Pottery

S. Royalton

719 Walker Hill Road, S. Royalton, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

983 Myers Road, Shaftsbury, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Caryn King

South Newfane

P.O. Box 113, South Newfane, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

Welcome visitors to my studio during open studio events or by appointment.

Caryn King Studio

South Newfane

, South Newfane, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Gallery at the VAULT

Springfield

68 Main St, Springfield, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

100 Massey Rd, Springfield, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

, Townshend, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Kim Eng Yeo

Townshend

628 Peaked Mountain Rd, Townshend, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

1096 Vt Rte 30, Townshend, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Romulus Craft

Washington

8495 VT Rte 110, Washington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Rockledge Farm Woodworks

Weathersfield

58 Ascutney Basin Road, Weathersfield, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Clare Adams

West Townsend

, West Townsend, VT

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Weston Playhouse, Weston, VT • Visit website

In October the Weston Craft Show welcomes visitors to enjoy the finest Vermont craftsmanship in the historic Weston Playhouse. The work of our talented artisans includes ceramics, fiber arts, wood, glass, jewelry, metal, leather, and photography. Proceeds benefit Weston's historic museums.

Town Hill Pottery

Whitingham

612 Town Hill Road, Whitingham, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

Roger Sandes

Williamsville

, Williamsville, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

72 Castle Hill Road, Wilmington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

32 Ray Hill Road, Wilmington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio

Jen Violette

Wilmington

12 New England Power Road, Wilmington, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

47 Central Street, Woodstock, VT • Visit website

Vermont Open Studio Tour

2122 Sheep Creek Rd, Bedford , VA • Visit website

Come view 8 completed barn quilts and several in various stages of completion scattered across this beautiful winery & orchard. Originally created and designed. View during regular business hours: noon-5pm, 7 days a week. Perfect time of year to visit and harvest!

A. Korotky Studio

Charlottesville

2331 Highland Avenue, Charlottesville, VA • Visit website

A. Korotky Studio is owned by Andrea Korotky and will be open Saturday, October 3 from 9am-4pm. Studio activities will include hands-on demonstrations on looms, as well as sales of original Korotky handwoven textiles. Textiles range from household linens, wraps, blankets, and clothes of all kinds!

Les Yeux du Monde

Charlottesville

 841 Wolf Trap Rd. , Charlottesville, VA • Visit website

Herb Jackson presents his new oil paintings at Les Yeux du Monde

Tom’s Cove Park, 8128 Beebe Road, Chincoteague, VA • Visit website

All-you-can-eat festival ushering in oyster season held the Saturday of Columbus Weekend on Chincoteague Island. OYSTERS, OYSTERS, OYSTERS...on the half shell, steamed, single fried, fritters, clam chowder, clam fritters, salad bar, french fries, hush puppies, hot dogs, water and soft drinks.

5791 Three Notch'd Road, Crozet, VA • Visit website

Crozet Artisan Depot is becoming a hub for the thriving artisan community in Western Albemarle County. We are a group of artisans dedicated to our work and to supporting local artisans. Our grand opening is scheduled for October 9 to coincide with American Craft Week.

Po Box 444, Crozet, VA • Visit website

Celebrating 35 years in 2015, the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival is a bi-annual juried event featuring over 120 fine artists and artisans from around the country. Our fall Festival takes place October 10-11 at Claudius Crozet Park in historic Crozet, Virginia.

2020 Library Avenue, Crozet, VA • Visit website

Display of craft related books, ACW logo, other local participants

Claudius Crozet Park, Crozet , VA • Visit website

Nancy Ross of Nancy Ross Pottery will be participating as a vendor at the Crozet Arts & Crafts Festival: October 10-11. Saturday 10am-5:30pm, Sunday 10am-5pm. Classical formed, functional stoneware with glazes reminiscent of surrounding mountains; using rich blues and greens offset by creamy whites.

Downtown Dayton , Dayton , VA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Dayton Autumn Days held on October 3, 2015, 8:30am-4:00 pm. This Festival has something for everyone. Jean Moyer will be there with her art. In addition, there will be many vendors, food, rides, and many activities for adults and children.

Mud Dauber Pottery

Earlysville

4225 Earlysville Road, Earlysville, VA • Visit website

Mud Dauber Pottery is owned by Suzanne Crane, of Suzanne Crane Fine Stoneware. She rents space to two other potters in her studio, and offers her own work, the work of her studio mates, and other American handmade craft in Mud Dauber's gallery.

6580-B Main Street , Gloucester , VA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Gloucester Arts on Main hosts gallery art shows and offers various art classes, workshops, and special events to members and the public. We have several local craftsman who will be exhibiting and teaching 09/30/15-11/03/15. More info will be available on Facebook at Gloucester Arts on Main.

Brydge Works Glass

Harrisonburg

3315 Harpine Hwy, Harrisonburg , VA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Join us for a weekend of demos highlighting our members and their work! Art in the Evening, October 9, will include music, food, wine, beer, and glass projects for adults. Saturday, October 10 will be a family friendly event with kid friendly glass projects, food, and prizes.

4 East main St, Luray, VA • Visit website

Wes Porter, principle artist and owner of Arts & Artisans Fine Art Gallery will be having an Opening Show of his most recent work. He is an accomplished oil painter, inspired by the local scenery and environment of the Shenandoah Valley. -- Opening Reception, Sat. Oct. 3rd, 1pm - 6pm, w/ refreshments served. Show will run Oct. 3rd thru Oct. 18th for the Show, w/ the Gallery open 12-6pm.

Long Fort Road , Luray, VA • Visit website

Birdsong Pleasure Garden is a study of textures and forms, broad vistas, intimate settings, and color. The gardens allow visitors a chance to escape everyday life; offering them a variety of picturesque gardens, mountain vistas, strolling paths, al fresco dining, and water features. Call ahead.

1722 Hickory Cove Lane, Moneta, VA • Visit website

Join Hickory Hill Vineyards for a Vertical Cabernet Franc wine tasting Friday, October 2nd and Friday, October 9th. Both special events are in the evening.

4264 Edge Valley Rd, North Garden, VA • Visit website

Kirk McCauley, owner of NGVA Wood Art, is opening his studio October 2 – 9 from 10am – 5pm. Witness the art of wood-turning while he creates original pieces from local wood found throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains and notable historic sites such as Monticello.

The Marketplace

Pulaski

20 S. Washington Avenue, Pulaski, VA • Visit website

The Marketplace in downtown Pulaski offers the New River Valley 16 weeks of live music coupled with local beer, wine, chefs, produce and quality crafts. The Marketplace will be holding Harvest Craft Night in conjunction with ACW in an effort to bring awareness and appreciation to our local artisans.

Peter Kramer furniture designer/craftsman

Washington

311 Gay Street POB 232, Washington, VA

126 S Wayne Ave, Waynesboro , VA • Visit website

Waynesboro Fall Foliage Festival Art Show hosted by Shenandoah Valley Art Center. Held October 10-11 in downtown Waynesboro, VA. Recently the show was voted one of the top three art events in Virginia by “Virginia Living" magazine.

Blue Ridge Community College: One College Ln., Weyers Cave, VA • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Artisans Center of Virginia’s Annual Virginia Juried Artisan Exhibition: “Artisan Innovation at the Crossroads”. Hosted by ACV Studio School, Blue Ridge Community College in Weyers Cave, VA. September 24 – November 13.
ACV Juried Virginia Artisan members represent the highest quality hand-crafted works that the Commonwealth of Virginia has to offer.

110 B Bacon Ave, Williamsburg, VA • Visit website

We are a full working studio that provides space and equipment to other artist who do not have a studio to work in.

We are also a Gallery that specializes in Folk and Outsider art, along with Antique books, Maps and prints.

1430 High Street #709, Williamsburg, VA • Visit websiteJump to events page

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Julie Read Art

Winchester

222 S. Loudoun, Winchester , VA • Visit website

Learn to love watercolor- Beginner Watercolor Classes with Julie Read. Learn to paint the elements that make up a landscape, a floral and a barnyard scene and have fun doing it! October 2, 9, 16.

West Virginia

One Tamarack Park, Beckley, WV • Visit website

Tamarack’s highly acclaimed display team creates multiple visual effects using products created by a variety of artisans. All handcrafted by West Virginia artists and artisans. Stop by our facility and help us support West Virginian handcrafts. Open Daily from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Heath Studio Gallery

Berkeley Springs

327 N. Washington St., Berkeley Springs, WV • Visit website

Printmaking and painting studio open to the public on weekends, 11am-5pm

138 Independence Street, Berkeley Springs, WV • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Morgan Arts Council allows 6 to 8 special Exhibits/year by different curators in their Special Gallery Exhibit.
I do not work at MAC but I am an artist member and the curator for the upcoming Exhibit "Freedom of Expression" that will take place from September 25th to November 8th.

3814 1/2 MacCorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV • Visit website

Amanda's Glass Art is a commercial stained glass studio specializing in custom design and construction of leaded glass windows. We are a retail glass studio carrying all the glass and supplies needed to do stained glass as a hobby, teach stained glass classes, and also maintain wholesale accounts.

1007 Bigley Place, Suite 200, Charleston, WV • Visit website

Open studio
Weaving and textile arts
Painting studio

1025 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV • Visit website

Celebrating 40 Years in Business. Join WV's longest running artist cooperative for a week long celebration. October 2-10, 2015. Open Mon-Sat 11am-5pm (October 3 until 8pm)
* Artist working daily * Drawings for $100 & $50 gallery gift certificates * Free T-shirt with $100 purchase

3310 Piedmont Road, Charleston, WV • Visit website

Our mission is to advocate and expand artisan entrepreneurship to create a vibrant economy for West Virginia. We do this by developing and training artists and artisans, providing them with business development skills, exploring new markets, and communicating success stories.

210 11th Street, Huntington, WV • Visit website

October 9th from 5-8pm will be our monthly edition of Heritage Station's Artisan Market.
Between 15-25 local artisans, including many Tamarack artisans, will be set up showing and selling their handcrafted items.
There will also be live music on the patio and local food trucks.

Alex Brand & Susan Thomas

Lewisburg

224 Crowfield Circle, Lewisburg, WV

We have a gallery at The Greenbrier Art Colony and a glass-blowing facility where visitors can watch us work. W also give narrated daily demonstrations.

209 West Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV • Visit website

Harmony Ridge Gallery showcases America's Top Artists - From Traditional to Whimsy - Unique Jewelry, Functional & Decorative Garden Art, Ceramics, Glass & Wood Creations and an in-house wine bar! During ACW, visit us for an elaborate trunk show "Jewelry Derived from Nature" by artist Shari Dixon!

Unique Pens l.l.c.

Nitro

129 Lock Ave., Nitro, WV

milton pumpkin festival oct. 1-4 , as of todays date.

134 Lavender Lane, Pliny, WV • Visit website

7901 Proctor Creek Rd., Proctor, WV • Visit website

We are juried artists of Tamarack, Best of WV and WV Art & Craft Guild. We produce historical folk toys from native Appalachian hardwoods. "From a tree to a toy"! See woodworkers make tops, looms, Jacob's Ladder, Whimmy Diddles, dolls & whistles. Musical marble trees, marble chutes and games.

7901 Proctor Creek Rd., Proctor, WV • Visit website

We are juried artists of Tamarack, The Best of West Virginia and members of the WV Art & Craft Guild. We make pure honey products, e.g. infused honeys, creamed honeys and honey-based condiments. In addition we make pure beeswax candles and ornaments. We showcase our products and folk toys from WV.

Mountaineer Brand

Shepherdstown

1098 Comstock Drive, Shepherdstown, WV • Visit website

Mountaineer Brand is a member of the Tamarack Artisan foundation. As a member, we were invited to participate.

West Virginia American Art Glass LLC

Weston

113 Main Avenue, Weston, WV

Live glassblowing demonstrations in a unique gallery/studio setting open to the public 7 days a week 10-5 pm.

1035 Chapline Street, Wheeling, WV • Visit website

Gallery will be open on Monday, October 5 through Sunday, October 11, 2015.

1000 Nichols Rd, Monona, WI • Visit websiteJump to events page

Join us to celebrate American Craft Week (October 2-11) at the Monona Public Library! Featuring Artist Leslee Nelson's Memory Cloths exhibit August 3 - October 12, 2015. Absolutely Art will host an artist reception on October 6th from 5:30p-7:30p.

W341N6950 Northern Lights Drive, Oconomowoc, WI • Visit website

Thomas William Furniture is a small business owned by Tom and Linda Dumke in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Tom is the furniture maker who designs and hand crafts solid wood furniture; traditional with a modern flare. We joined ACW in 2014 and had a Open Studio in celebration of American Craft week.

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