Participants & Events

Nicholas Bernard


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

Scottsdale premier studio pottery since 1989. Studio is open year round by appointment .


109 East F Street, Benicia, CA • Visit website

, Port Costa, CA • Visit websiteJump to events page

This will be our first, annual town craft fair, to celebrate and showcase the crafts of our local community and surrounding communities. We are interested in involving our community more and connecting our talented craftspeople with ACW.

201 S. State Street, PO Box 997, UKiah, CA • Visit website

Two exhibits, in the gallery Paper Art--haqndmade paper and arts and crafts with paper in the front space, MICA (Mendocino Inland Ceramic Artists) ceramics.

Mendocino County Library


105 N Main Street, Ukiah, CA

Showcasing local artists at all of our branches & highlight Craft Week in all 5 of our branches.


Cornwall Bridge Pottery

Cornwall Bridge

PO Box 134, 69 Kent Rd S, Cornwall Bridge, CT • Visit website

We are wood fire production potters making functional pottery used in the home and garden. We hold a Columbus Day Weekend in October event every year that features demonstrations by potters and other craftspeople during the peak of New England's most glorious autumn foliage.

25 Cottrell St, Mystic, CT • Visit website

Boston Pot & Tile, 114 Joshua Hill Road, Woodbury, CT • Visit website

The Clay Way Studio Tour will take place on October 8-9-10 and include 15 clay studios in and around Litchfield County, CT. This is a first-ever event showcasing the work of nationally known clay artists, all within 25 miles. See the many small New England towns along the way at the beginning of the fall color.

116 Crescent Dr, Dover, DE • Visit website

116 Crescent Dr, Dover, DE • Visit website

A 5 year old group of adult plein air artists who paint together weekly at various locations in the Mid-Atlantic region. Group Membership is based on PAINTING PARTICIPATION, random to weekly. Weekly sessions run April to October each each. Exhibits of produced work are coordinated.

8 So. Walnut Street, Milford, DE • Visit website

Several events will be held celebrating high end crafts such as woodworking, jewelry, custom made original cigar box instruments, clocks. wearable fibers, pottery and paintings.
Watch the Gallery 37 Face Book page for past and on-going events.

5 N. Walnut Street, Milford, DE • Visit website

Mispillion Art League will celebrate its Fine Craft Artists and their trades. Throughout the week we will offer Demonstrations, Workshops, and Classes. Artisans will be able to share/sell their products with the public. We plan on getting other organizations involved and making this event huge!

424 Delaware St, New Castle, DE • Visit website

We are a public library located in Old New Castle, DE

Penn's Place

New Castle

206 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE • Visit website

Located in the heart of downtown Historic New Castle, this quaint, circa 1682 building, is now a cozy corner for coffee, conversation, buying local art & gifts, enjoying LIVE Entertainment, craft beer, local wines and lite fare! This year marks three years of participating with ACW!

200 Hagley Creek Road, Wilmington, DE • Visit websiteJump to events page

This artisans’ marketplace brings talented artisans from the Mid-Atlantic area to display and sell fine arts, crafts, and gourmet items. This premier show will feature works in wood, pottery, jewelry, fibers, metal, and other media. The fair will include a specialty food market.

District of Columbia

Department of the Interior, 1849 C St., NW, Washington, DC • Visit website

The Indian Craft Shop celebrates American Craft Week by promoting American Indian arts and crafts - pottery, jewelry, sculpture, textiles, basketry, beadwork and more. Visit and learn about the traditions, materials and symbolism of the arts – and bring home a treasure to enjoy for a lifetime.

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

Shapiro's Gallery

St. Petersburg

300 Beach Drive NE, #112, St. Petersburg, FL • Visit website

4004 S MacDill Avenue, Tampa, FL • Visit website

2910 Cardinal Drive, Vero Beach, FL • Visit website

4712 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL • Visit website

225 N Wright St, Naperville, IL • Visit website

3500 Human St, Terre Haute, IN • Visit website

Willow is a boutique lifestyle shop in a garden setting. We carry many american artists year around & host our Annual Art in the Garden event where local artists set up in our shop and outside in our gardenscape area. It's our way of promoting local talent & expanding our business in our community.

Agora Arts


104 E Water Street, Decorah, IA • Visit website

Agora Arts is an American craft gallery featuring the works of over 250 American craftsmen. During American Craft Week 2016, we will be donating 5% of all sales to Arthaus, a non-profit organization which inspires new American craftwork through adult and children's classes, workshops, and exhibits.

116 North Broadway, Berea, KY • Visit website

We support the arts year round, especially during ACW, by putting flyers in our two galleries. We do this to remind people how important it is to support artist, in Kentucky. Our organization is celebrating 55 years, during the Oct. 8-9, 2016 Fall Fair, Historic Indian Fort Theater, Berea, KY

116 Hillcrest Drive, Berea, KY • Visit website

See press release and info package for all the details. I organized my community to benefit a food bank drive,positioning us to get potential funding for several community-oriented projects. I am an artist with a lot heart and energy.

217 Adams Street, Berea, KY • Visit website

Weston Glass Studio is located in the historic craft town of Berea, Kentucky. Visitors are welcome to browse in the gallery and visit with the artist in the glass blowing studio. You can also participate and create your own paperweight or ornaments during the Festival of Learnshops in July.

237 W Broadway St, Frankfort, KY • Visit website

Celebrate the talent and creativity of Kentucky's artists during American Craft Week! Completely Kentucky will highlight different artists and mediums during ACW. Enjoy Kentucky Proud gourmet foods and take home an amazing piece from Kentucky's most talented hands.

PO Box 7172, Louisville, KY • Visit website

The Louisville Artisans Guild has been an organization supporting local artists since 1956. We currently have approximately 160 members from the Louisville area. Our membership represents the best of handmade art and craft in many different media.

333 Canal Street, 2nd Floor Canal Place, New Orleans, LA • Visit websiteJump to events page

RHINO Contemporary Crafts Co. was founded in 1987 as a non-profit, education based artist cooperative with the mission to help foster public interest in fine Louisiana crafts and provide educational opportunities to the New Orleans community.

586 Wiscasset Road, Route 27, Boothbay, ME • Visit websiteJump to events page

Danielle Gerber will be demonstrating traditional silversmithing techniques at the Boothbay Railway Village Artisan Days. See and learn about traditional methods, such as raising metal vessels and forming silverware. Her sculptures and jewelry will be available for sale on site.

210 Choate Road, Montville, ME • Visit website

David Jacobson makes hand-blown and kiln-formed glass utilizing contemporary designs based in the Venetian tradition. Jacobson makes brightly colored functional objects,as well as sculptural objects.
You can also try your hand at glassblowing with David's guidance. See it all at ACW!

Sagittarius Studio


147 Brentwood St, Portland, ME

VKP Studio


37 Rockbound Lane, Surry, ME • Visit website

Handmade porcelain tableware, tiles and lamps. VKP Studio will be participating in ACW with a studio sale at our delightful display shed on scenic Newbury Neck in Surry, Maine.

Maine Crafts Guild


369 Old Union Road, Washington, ME • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Maine Crafts Guild will hold its Brunswick Fine Craft Show during American Craft Week, October 8 & 9, 2016. You will experience fine craft in wood, metal, clay, natural fibers and glass at the Fort Andross Mill Complex in Brunswick, ME - 30 min. north of Portland. Sat: 10am-5pm & Sun: 10am-4pm.

441 US Route 1, York, ME • Visit website

We are a small family owned distillery. We fabricated our own copper pot stills that have produced award winning craft spirits. We conduct daily tours at our facility to show and educate people on our process of making craft spirits.

Burdock & Bramble


2232 Guilford Ave., Baltimore, MD • Visit websiteJump to events page

To celebrate American Craft Week, we’re offering two in-studio bookbinding workshops: Case Binding on Sunday, October 2, 2016 and a special Ribbon + Coptic Stitch on Sunday, October 9, 2016. Both classes feature our hand-carved block print bookcloth.


24 Eliot St., Jamaica Plain, MA • Visit websiteJump to events page

The Eliot School inspires lifelong learning in craftsmanship and creativity for all. Join us in celebrating our 340th birthday exhibition on October 5th at the Innovation & Design building. Check our website for event details, and for information on signing up for workshops and classes.

3 County Fairgrounds, Old Ferry Road at Rt. 9, Northampton, MA • Visit websiteJump to events page

The award-winning Paradise City Arts Festival has been a sponsor of American Craft week since 2010. On October 8-10, visit this world-class arts fair in the cultural heart of New England. With 250 nationally juried artists and makers, live music, great food, demonstrations and sculpture gardens.

80 Pigeon Hill St, Rockport, MA • Visit website



23024 GREATER MACK AVE, ST CLR SHORES, MI • Visit website

Show and sale on select American Craft all week with featured artists each day.

619 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN • Visit website

A trade-in event! Customers may bring in a piece of imported, mass-produced ceramics to donate and will be offered a 20% discount on a comparable handmade piece (a mug for a mug, a bowl for a comparable sized bowl, etc.). Trade-in pieces must be in good condition as they will be donated.


Hillyer House

Ocean Springs

920 Washington Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS • Visit website

222 Central Ave., Whitefish, MT • Visit website

Retail gallery with 100+ North American artists. Will feature local artist Dona Miller, jewelry artisan, during American Craft Week.

17305 Davenport St, Suite 103, Omaha, NE • Visit websiteJump to events page

Both galleries in Nebraska and Texas feature American hand made.

Featuring artists who hand craft pumpkins out of all manner of media with some in studio video and possibly live streaming of their creative process. Pumpkins will be auctioned live online for Lutheran Family Services.

New Hampshire

42 Main Street, Keene, NH • Visit website

Since 1997 The Hannah Grimes Marketplace has been a catalyst for making locally crafted and grown products the heart of our economy and daily life. Home to over 300 member: farmers, small producers and artists in downtown Keene, NH

New Jersey

12 Galaxy Court, Hillsborough, NJ • Visit website

Rose Squared Productions, Inc. has been presenting fine art and fine craft shows in New Jersey of 35 years. These are free to the public events in beautiful county parks in Essex County.



1501 Glasstown Rd, Millville, NJ • Visit website

17th Festival of Fine Craft at WheatonArts October 1 and 2, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.(Rain or Shine).This nationally recognized juried art show and sale features over 130 Artists displaying one-of-a-kind work of all mediums, Artist Demonstrations, A Glass Pumpkin Patch and Hands-On Activities.

New Mexico

3201 C Zafarano Dr, #285, Santa Fe, NM • Visit website

Saturdays - March thru December - 8am to 1pm - Santa Fe at the Railyard
Juried Fine Art and Fine Crafts featuring local artists. Meet the artists and see the best Santa Fe has to offer.

1000 N. Division Street, Peekskill , NY • Visit website

We will be having an invitational ceramics show in our gallery featuring artists from around the Hudson valley.

, Westtown, NY • Visit website

North Carolina

American Craft Week in Western North Carolina

Western North Carolina

, Western North Carolina, NC • Jump to events page

Appalachian Crafts


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

We have been a retail shop in Downtown Asheville since 1980. We represent around 150 different studios, with the majority being located in NC.
Appalachian Crafts has been a participant with American Craft Week since the beginning and appreciate the way they promote handmade throughout the country.

PO Box 8186, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Art Connections curates tours to artist studios for groups large and small. During ACW I will be helping coordinate local events for our regional celebration. Some studio tours are in the works too! Come join us in Western NC!

207 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC • Visit website

The Asheville Area Arts Council is the collective voice for the arts, advancing Buncombe County, NC, by delivering resources, developing innovative collaborations, and fostering creativity in the community. We work with Sherry Masters in Buncombe County North Carolina on a variety of projects.

207 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC • Visit website

The Asheville Area Arts Council is partnering with American Craft Week and the Mountain Xpress to invigorate local handmade craft awareness in Asheville, culminating during American Craft Week with an exhibition of emerging craft artists in Western North Carolina at the AAAC's Refinery.

Grovewood Gallery


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

A family-owned, fine crafts destination located in the former weaving and woodworking complex of Biltmore Industries (built during 1917-1924), adjacent to The Omni Grove Park Inn in North Asheville. The gallery showcases traditional and contemporary craft, all handmade by American artisans.

Haw Creek Forge


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

Haw Creek Forge has reputation for quality, originality and service. In our riverside studio in Ashveville a small group of talented artisans work with artist Catherine Murphy and carefully craft each piece of our unique and whimsical copper garden art continuing the tradition of handmade in America

207 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Visit our dye studio/classroom and register for workshops in spinning, weaving, dyeing, felting or knitting taught by nationally recognized instructors. Browse hand-made textiles created from locally sourced, locally produced cloth, and see how we're growing the regional fiber economy.

191 Lyman st. #165, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Woodturner maker

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

Matt Tommey is a sculptural basketry artist creating nature-inspired works for the fireplace, wall and table. During American Craft Week, Matt will be demonstrating daily in his gallery and working studio located in Asheville's River Arts District and selected days at Grovewood Gallery.

26 Lodge Street, Asheville, NC • Visit website

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

930 tunnel Road, Asheville, NC • Visit website

67 Broadway Street, First Floor, Asheville, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

CCCD is a national 501c3 dedicated to advancing the field of craft for the past 20 years. We invite visitors to CCCD's Benchspace Gallery & Workshop to investigate contemporary practices of making in the shifting creative landscape of the 21st century. Hours are 10-6pm Tuesday thru Saturday.

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

Raku Day at The Village Potters! Come and glaze and see your small pot fired in a Raku Kiln on Saturday, October 8. $20 per pot, all proceeds will benefit our Scholarship Fund for The Village Potters Teaching Center and Independent Study and Mentoring Program..

111 Grovewood RD, Asheville, NC • Visit website

We are studio artists/ Jewelers at Grovewood, Asheville NC.

We will have open studio on Oct 8th with Studio Artists at Grovewood, Gallery
Though in conjunction with the Craft week we will be open
from 11-6 .,we will be doing demonstrations .



PO Box 1382, Asheville, NC • Visit website

WHO KNOWS ART helps artists, galleries & arts organizations with the business side of art.

Supporting ACW to help promote the importance of craft, both here in our community, and throughout the country.

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

Yummy Mud Puddle


264 Clear View Lane, Burnsville, NC • Visit website

We are artists who have been involved with ACW since it began. Our studios and gallery include pottery, outsider art from recycled materials and fine handmade wearables.

Calico Studio

Chapel Hill

1141 Smith Level Rd, Chapel Hill, NC • Visit website

At Calico Studio we are devoted to challenging the conventional. We created a line of up-cycled cloth-back vinyl jewelry made from the fabric scraps of dental chairs. Our studio looks for opportunities such as this to find unusual materials and give them new life.

1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC • Visit website

2689 'D' Greenville Hwy, Flat Rock, NC • Visit website

American made, handcrafted fine art & crafts. Located in historic Flat Rock right next door to the post office. We carry fine art, pottery, wood crafts, jewelry, garden art, stained glass, ceramics, furniture, handbags, spirit men, & Willa's famous shortbread, candles, cards and so much more!

401 N. Main St., Ste 302, Hendersonville, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Art on Main Fine Art / Fine Craft Festival, now in its 57th year, takes place October 1 and 2, 2016, along historic Main Street in Hendersonville NC.

Johnson Farm, Hendersonville, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Our guild supports and encourages emerging and professional fibers artists through monthly meetings and workshops. Biennially, we sponsor The Blue Ridge Fiber Show at The North Carolina Arboretum. The international exhibit is designed to increase public awareness of all types of fiber work.



188 Overlook Ln, Marshall, NC • Visit website

Exhibit in conjunction with ACW October 7-31 "Heavy Metal"
Opening reception Friday October 7, 2016

2782 Bat Cave Rd, Old Fort, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Functional and decorative ceramics inspired by antique art pottery. Our showroom will be open all 3 wknds from 10-5 Sat/Sun. We are participating in the WNC Open Studio Tour. See the mountains you haven't seen : Off the Beaten Path.

2475 Pottery Hwy 705 , Seagrove, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Crystal King works in her studio in the center of Historic Seagrove- a working community of potters famous for its 300 year old handed down ceramics tradition. Crystal holds her Annual Autumn Open house and Pumpkin Patch Saturday Oct. 1st and Sat Oct. 8th, 2016 from 10-4PM.

Po Box 309, Seagrove, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

Historic Seagrove NC is known for its 300 year old tradition. Today contemporary to classic forms can be found amongst the very talented variety of potters who call Seagrove home. For American Craft week many open their studios to the public for special demos and openings. Visit website for info.

Cross Street Building, Spruce Pine, NC • Visit website

The Spruce Pine Potters Market is a unique gathering of our region’s greatest potters and clay artists. Enjoy wonderful food and beautiful handmade pottery on a colorful autumn weekend. Admission is free and lunches are available for purchase on site.

6148 Peniel Rd, Tryon, NC • Visit website

Tyson Graham works in the studio at Little Mountain Pottery producing stoneware and redware ceramics that depict plants, animals, and rural life in the Foothills. His annual Open House Festival will be on Saturday, October 8th, from 10am-4pm and will feature guest artists and mountain music.

86 N. Main Street, Waynesville, NC • Visit website

The Haywood County Arts Council (HCAC) is a nonprofit agency that serves all artists and arts organizations in Haywood County. During American Craft Week, the HCAC gallery will host artists of the Haywood Art Studio Tour, which will take place Oct. 28-29, 2016.

, Wilmington, NC • Visit website

October 15th of this year Wilmington will celebrate the skills and talent of craftsmen from around the Wilmington region by hosting a day long Art Walk in historic downtown at the culmination of American Craft Week. Artists that have been juried into the event will display and sell their highly regarded art with booths peppered throughout a six block radius allowing art enthusiasts the opportunity to enjoy both the art atmosphere and the ambiance of the downtown shops and eateries. To enhance the craft experience venues spots will showcase film, dance, song, theater and even floral design.

American Craft Walk Wilmington™ is presented by the Downtown Business Alliance (DBA), and Market Resource One. The Downtown Business Alliance is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support, promote, and unite the Downtown business community. Market Resource One is the organizer of the event by Joan and Mike Loch, long-time supporters and promoters of downtown and the arts community.

North Dakota



410 Broadway N, Fargo, ND • Visit website

More to come soon!

140, Akron, OH • Visit website

Don Drumm Studios

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 is an American craft gallery featuring creative clothing, jewelry, pottery, gifts & more. This year's ACW events include our 10th annual "Soup for CERF" fundraiser (10/6-8) & "Fabulous Friday" (10/14) with new work from local artists. We are proud to have participated in ACW each year!

A Jeweler's Art

Oklahoma City

2924 Paseo, Oklahoma City, OK • Visit website

A Jeweler's Art gallery and Boutique is located in the heart of the historic Paseo Arts District in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The gallery focus is wearable art composed of local and national artists in jewelry and couture clothing. Sheridan Conrad, the owner teaches classes on site in the studio.

Paseo Arts District

Oklahoma City

3022 Paseo, Oklahoma City, OK • Visit website


Blue & Gold Embroidery

Boiling Springs

301 Shirley Lane, Boiling Springs, PA • Visit website

Nancy Crochet, of Blue & Gold Embroidery, will have an Open Studio event at her home based embroidery and sewing studio as part of Cumberland Valley's Treasures of the Valley Tour during American Craft Week. Date(s) to be determined.

Metalledwith Studio

Boiling Springs

110 Forge Road (in the back of), Boiling Springs, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Oct 1, 10am - 2pm Open Studio. Tour the metalledwith handcrafted botanical jewelry studio, see how Richelle creates her work.
Oct 8, 10am - 12pm Stone-setting Workshop-$55 fee. 6 registered guests practice stone setting on a silver ring. Register at or call 717-516-2166

Village Artisans Gallery

Boiling Springs

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

The Village Artisans Gallery is excited to have sixteen days this year to celebrate the exciting world of American craftsmanship and is busy making plans to recognize it each and every day of American Craft Week October 1 - 16, 2016!

Taylor Backes


150 S. Washington St. Corner of 2nd and Washington, Boyertown, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Taylor Backes Studio and Galleries has been a fixture in Boyertown, Pa. for over 29 years. In addition to making sculpture and functional glass we offer classes and workshops where one can learn the art of glass making. Visitors enjoy refreshments and watch as we handle molten glass.

One Good Woman

Camp Hill

1845 Market Street (around back), Camp Hill, PA • Visit website

OGW is a coffee, tea, and gourmet food and gift store. We have participated in the ACW for many years and enjoy bringing in local artisans to demonstrate their crafts.

35 North Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA • Visit website

"Mystery Art Auction" on Saturday Oct. 1. For a $20 donation patrons may choose a 5"x7" "mystery" artwork provided by emerging, celebrity & professional artists. 100% of proceeds to benefit Cumberland/Perry Counties Domestic Violence Shelter. Larger works available in a "Chinese auction" format.

38 W. Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA • Visit website

CALC is busy making plans for events during all of ACW! Here are just a few.
Sat. Oct. 1 noon - 5 artist exhibits & demonstrations.
Tue. Oct. 4 1pm - SEE Art Salon
Fri. Oct. 7 Kids craft & live music during Carlisle First Friday Music Walk.
Check our website for specific dates and times.

33 West High Street, Carlisle, PA • Visit website

Oct. 1, 10-2 Gay McGeary, Pennsylvania German Weaving demonstration
Oct. 7, 2-5 Dr. Daniel Felix, Book signing "A Scout for E Company: 1944"
Oct. 8, 10:30-1:30 Elaine Haag, Original Wearable Fine Art - Nuno Felting demonstration
Oct. 15 10:30-1:30 Carol B. Reed, Indigo Dyeing demonstration

129 W High St, Carlisle, PA • Visit website

Independent neighborhood book store will host a local artist with a strong craft orientation.



100 South Main Street, Chambersburg, PA • Visit website

We will be conducting classes and live artist demonstrations during open shop hours as well as hosting a First Friday Gallery Exhibit Opening Reception and culminating the celebration as part of Downtown Chambersburg's AppleFest. All event details will be posted on our website and social media.

157 N. Enola Rd. (Rts. 11&15), Enola, PA • Visit website

Saturday, October 8, 11am - 5pm - Altered Books Craft Day.
Free hands-on workshop to learn how to create decorative crafts from altered books.

PO Box 6019, Harrisburg, PA • Visit website

Open studio and artist demo of the lost wax casting jewelry making process. Dates to be determined.

Brainvessel Creative Co.


4704 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Brainvessel Creative will host a 3D Pumpkin Carving demonstration with Shawn Feeney during American Craft Week. Date to be announced.

Brittle Bark Company


33 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

We will be offering 4 "The Art of a Chocolatier" classes for youth, teens, and adults during American Craft Week. These classes focus on not just making a chocolate confection but expressing their creativity using chocolate as an art medium.

Hershey Violins


11 West Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA • Visit website

Luthier Scott Hershey will be on hand to discuss the art of violin making at Hershey Violins' Open House, October 8 from 11-3. Deborah Hershey will explain the creative process of her paper and window collages while Caitlyn Lynch's violin students demonstrate their violin skills.

Whimsical Poppy

Mt. Holly Springs

417 N. Baltimore Avenue, Mt. Holly Springs, PA • Visit website

The Whimsical Poppy will host a wood carving demonstration on October 8 with Jim and Joan Hiser.

Half Moon Handwerks

New Cumberland

214 Third Street, New Cumberland, PA • Visit website

A Quilting, Needlework and Lacemaking Boutique and Teaching Studio. We believe that the journey begins with a single stitch, whether by hand or by machine, and we would love to join you on your journey. During ACW, we will offer hands-on demonstrations of various techniques.

Oxford Hall

New Cumberland

233 Bridge Street, New Cumberland, PA • Visit website

Oxford Hall will hold an Open House on October 8 and 9 and host several artists and craftsmen creating Celtic work.

Topeo Galleries

New Hope

35 & 15 North Main St, New Hope, PA • Visit website

Twice voted the Top Retailer of American Crafts in the USA and celebrating its 37th year, Topeo represents the work of over 550 artists in all categories with special emphasis on jewelry, glass, wall art and lighting.

201 Washington St, Reading, PA • Visit website

October 1-2
Patrons can shop for the unique and unexpected at as many as 60 high quality, visiting artisans´ booths, browse through more than 30+ GoggleWorks artist studios and enjoy demonstrations throughout the buildings. Local restaurants will provide delicious options for snacks or lunch.

St. Andrews Quilters "Pumpkin Patch"


The Episcopal church Parish Center, Prince and Burd Streets, Shippensburg, PA

On Oct. 8 from 8am - 2pm the St. Andrews Quilters will hold their annual Pumpkin Patch fall festival featuring a variety of original quilted items with all proceeds from their sale going to charity.

South Carolina

Silver Lining Dezign

St Helena

650 South Reeves, St Helena, SC

TN Welcome Center I-65, Giles County, Ardmore , Ardmore, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Susan Vandyke will be demonstrating the art of basket making from 10am to 4pm at the I-65 Welcome Center in Giles County. This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-81, Sullivan County, Bristol , Bristol, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Mimi Moore will be demonstrating the art of jewelry making from 10am to 4pm at the I-81 Welcome Center in Bristol. This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-40, Smith County , Carthage, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Gail Looper will be demonstrating the art of marbling on paper from 10am to 4pm at the I-40 Welcome Center in Smith County. This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-24, Hamilton County, Tifftonia , Chattanooga, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Meredith Burns will be demonstrating the art of silver smithing from 10am to 4pm at the I-24 Welcome Center in Hamilton County.This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-24, Montgomery County, Clarksville, Clarksville, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist John Coburn will be demonstrating the art of wheel thrown pottery from 10am to 4pm at the I-24 Welcome Center in Montgomery County. Meet the artist and explore the rich heritage of handmade Tennessee Crafts.This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft

2819 Andersonville Highway, Clinton, TN • Visit website

In keeping with the Museum’s mission, traditional artisans and old-time craftsmen may be seen demonstrating historical Appalachian crafts and skills, using old-time tools and in some cases, actual museum facilities; the old sorghum mill grinds away, lye soap boils in a big kettle over a large fire,

203 E. 9th Street, Cookeville, TN • Visit website

Bacchanal is the annual scholarship fundraising auction for the School of Art, Craft & Design at Tennessee Tech University; it features finely crafted art works generously donated by the region's finest artists.

Cumberland Art Society 55th Anniversary Open House - TN Craft Week


186-A S. Walnut Ave, Cookeville, TN

Fine arts and crafts will be demonstrated by talented artists with hands-on opportunities for children and adults both.

204 E. Cumberland Street, Cowan, TN • Visit website

Demonstrations by members of the Franklin County Arts Guild/Artisan Depot Gallery.

TN Welcome Center I-155, Dyer County, Dyersburg, Dyersburg, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Brandy Boyd will be demonstrating the art of metal smithing from 10am to 4pm at the I-55 Welcome Center in Dyersburg. Meet the artist and explore the rich heritage of handmade Tennessee Crafts. This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-75, Hamilton County, Chattanooga , East Ridge, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Olive Durant will be demonstrating the art of marbling on cloth from 10am to 4pm at the I-75 Welcome Center in Chattanooga. This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-26, Unicoi, Erwin , Erwin, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Rachael Lowman will be demonstrating the art of weaving on a loom from 10am to 4pm at the I-26 Welcome Center in Unicoi County. This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Beautiful garments made from master silk artists will be showcased in the Silk Painters International Fashion Show and Sale on Wednesday, 10/12/16 at 7:30 p.m. in the Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts Auditorium.

556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

This year's Festival is all about the journey silk artists are taking from the more traditional paintings and wearable transforming silk into new creations using innovative and inventive methods to create their own unique interpretation of silk art.

TN Welcome Center I-24, Marion County, Nickajack , Jasper, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Catherine Norrell will be demonstrating the art of bookbinding from 10am to 4pm at the I-24 Welcome Center in Marion County. This event is sponsored by TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-75, Campbell County, Jellico , Jellico, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Michael Robinson will be demonstrating the art of wheel thrown pottery from 10am to 4pm at the I-75 Welcome Center in Campbell County. This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

2362 Boones Creek Rd, Johnson City, TN • Visit website

At ArtCurious Gallery we will be celebrating Tennessee Craft Week by highlighting our Fine Craft Artists' work.

363 Stout Drive, Johnson City, TN • Visit website

The Best of Tennessee Craft Exhibitions celebrate and showcase the finest contemporary and traditional craft our state has to offer, providing public visibility and recognition for the quality and diversity of craft found throughout Tennessee.

Fine Art in the Park - McKinney Center for Arts Education


100 West Main Street, Jonesborough, TN

Come see an array of local Fine Art and Fine Craft in downtown Historic Jonesborough.

128 East Market Street, Kingsport, TN • Visit website

Come see the beautiful mosaic glass work of artist Beverly Thomas Jenkins all through the month of October!

TN Welcome Center I-26, Sullivan County, Kingsport , Kingsport, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Jeri Jones will be demonstrating the art of jewelry making from 10am to 4pm at the I-26 Welcome Center in Kingsport. This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

100 S. Gay Street , Knoxville, TN • Visit website

Featured at the Emporium Center in Knoxville, this exhibit will include contemporary, craft-based works by Arrowmont's five current artists-in-residence, as well as showcase a small selection from Arrowmont's permanent collection.

Ijams Nature Center, 2915 Island Home Ave. , Knoxville, TN • Visit website

Tennessee Craft East presents Art in the Valley. Art in the Valley is a Southern Fine Arts and Craft Festival that celebrates the handmade arts. Join us as we celebrate regional artists who will be displaying works in a variety of mediums including wood, clay, photography, glass, jewelry and apparel

3050 Central Ave., Memphis, TN • Visit websiteJump to events page

44th Annual Pink Palace Crafts Fair. Watch, Learn and Shop!
Audubon Park, Oct. 14-16, 2016. Largest juried arts and crafts fair in the Mid-South, One of the oldest & best in the country: shopping, demonstrating, food, entertainment and family fun! Largest fundraiser for the Pink Palace Museum!!

TN Welcome Center I-40, Shelby County, Memphis, Memphis, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Brandy Boyd will be demonstrating the art of metal smithing from 10am to 4pm at the I-40 Welcome Center in Memphis. Meet the artist and explore the rich heritage of handmade Tennessee Crafts. This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-55, Shelby County, Memphis, Memphis, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Jennifer Hyatt will be demonstrating the art of mixed media wearable art from 10am to 4pm at the I-55 Welcome Center in Memphis. This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and Tennessee Craft.

TN Welcome Center I-40, Cocke County, Hartford , Mile marker 446, Westbound, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Grant Benoit will be demonstrating the art of printmaking from 10am to 4pm at the I-40 Welcome Center in Cocke County. This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

1416 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN • Visit website

ARTable is an annual event that brings together extraordinary artists and art enthusiasts for an evening of conversation about the process of creating art. Enjoy food provided by local restaurants, in addition to a cash bar featuring wine and craft beers.

2298 Rosa Parks Blvd., Nashville, TN • Visit website

Learn to how to make your own hand bound book in this two-day workshop taught by book artist Katie Gonzalez.

505 Deaderick Street, Nashville, TN • Visit website

The Tennessee State Museum Store will host local craft artists along with their work during 2016 Tennessee Craft Week

One Terminal Drive, Suite 501, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Six craft artists will be demonstrating their artistic skills at the Nashville Airport over a three day period during TN Craft Week.

919 Broadway, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Three-day studio workshop with Audry Deal-McEver and Kelly Kessler in partnership with The Clay Lady’s Campus.

516 Hagan St, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Fashion event showcasing the collaboration between local designers and photographers.

One Terminal Drive, Suite 501, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Enjoy the work of craft artists Tammy Gentuso and the collective group of craft artists called Off the Beaten Path on exhibit at the Nashville International Airport.

301 25th Ave North, Nashville, TN • Visit website

"Get Cultured!" is an international artists' exhibit celebrating the rich diversity of Davidson County and Middle Tennessee residents. Fine artists and artisans must have immigrated to the United States and have strong ties to middle Tennessee.



4021 Ivy Drive, Nashville, TN • Visit website

InFlux's mission: advance new clay in Tennessee. We're proud to have won ACW's 2015 Most Innovative Event Concept Award. We'll collaborate with Dozen, a Nashville bakery, to create "12 x 12", a rotating show of 12 mugs each by 12 regional potters who find new ways to address age-old utility.

301 25th Ave North, Nashville, TN • Visit website

An evening with international artists from the "Get Cultured!" exhibit as they talk about their work and give demonstrations of their artistic process.

, Nashville, TN • Visit website

We enjoy the largest per capita concentration of fashion companies outside of New York and Los Angeles. Participating brands will open their studios for you to shop and visit the spaces where the creative magic happens. From apparel, to leather goods, jewelry, shoes, personal care, and home products

1416 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Visit our Co-op artists as you move from studio to studio on The Clay Lady’s Campus throughout the night while enjoying homemade food and drinks. You will get to engage with local artists while they make their craft. Tickets include handmade ceramic plates.

Seemi's Henna Tattoos and art -TN Craft Week


1226 7th Ave N , Nashville, TN

Body art with all natural henna paste and mixed media henna style art. Custom art orders including etching on leather will also be taken.

919 Broadway, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Seminar: An Introduction to Collecting Arts and Crafts Pottery Presented by Sarah Campbell Drury, vice president of fine and decorative arts, Case Antiques Inc. Auctions & Appraisals.

720 Baugh Road, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Shimai Gallery of Contemporary Craft Artisans will demonstrate various craft disciplines at the Bellevue Branch of the Nashville Public Library, on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

1416 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Enjoy our Tri Star Themed Gallery Show featuring work from our Co-op Artists in celebration of Tennessee Craft Week. This show will be in the Event Room on the Campus throughout October. Work will be available for purchase.

TN Craft Week Artists’ Forum presented by Shimai Gallery - TN Craft Week


720 Baugh Road, Nashville, TN

Celebrate Tennessee Craft Week with local craft artists from Shimai, Gallery of Contemporary Craft!

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts - 919 Broadway, Nashville, TN • Visit website

Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise is the largest presentation of Newcomb arts and crafts in more than twenty-five years and offers new insights into the Newcomb community’s enduring mark on American art and industry.

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

Don’t miss a beautiful display of handmade arts and crafts as visiting artisans from TN and across the country share their talents throughout the park.

TN Welcome Center I-65, Robertson County, Mitchellville , Portland, TN • Visit website

Craft Artist Nan Jacobson will be demonstrating the art of hand building sculpture from clay from 10am to 4pm at the I-65 Welcome Center in Robertson County. This event is sponsored by the TN Department of Tourist Development and TN Craft.

1560 Craft Center Drive, Smithville, TN • Visit website

The Gallery at the Appalachian Center for Craft features some of the finest hand made craft items in the region.

Appalachian Center for Craft - 1560 Craft Center Drive, Smithville, TN • Visit website

Immersive weekend fine craft workshops at the beautiful, spacious, well equipped Appalachian Center for Craft.

914 18th Streets, Plano, TX • Visit website

1236 Prospect St, Southlake, TX • Visit websiteJump to events page

Both galleries in Nebraska and Texas feature American hand made.

Featuring artists who hand craft pumpkins out of all manner of media with some in studio video and possibly live streaming of their creative process. Pumpkins will be auctioned live online for Lutheran Family Services.

Sherwin Art Glass

Bellows Falls

33 Bridge Street, Bellows Falls, VT • Visit website

Glassblowing Studio with ongoing glass demonstrations in hand-sculpted and blown glass, specializing in torchwork design and application. I run a glass studio running on hydro-electric power, and have been in business in Bellows Falls, VT for almost 12 years. Handicap accessible ~ Please call ahead.

106 Main St., Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

Celebration of American-made craft in the gallery on Friday, Oct. 7, during Gallery Walk in downtown Brattleboro. See our Facebook page for more details as date approaches.

259 US rte 2, Grand Isle, VT • Visit website

Grand Isle Art Works: A Vermont Artisans’ Gallery is located on Route 2 just north of the village in Grand Isle. The property is a quirky old farmhouse built in 1797, with lots of character and interesting spaces for displaying art and fine crafts. The five acre lot has great frontage on the highway


Highgate Center

, Highgate Center, VT • Visit website

Vikki Machia will have 40+ flavors of fudge available by the piece or in 4oz and 8oz packages at CVUHS Fall Craft Show in Hinesburg, VT October 15th.

175 Barber Farm Road, Jericho, VT • Visit website

My yarn is a blend of merino, angora and alpaca. All fiber and processing are from the US. I dye the yarn with natural dyes such as indigo for blue and cochineal for red. I then ply the yarn to create a variety of multi-colored combinations. I'll be at the NY Sheep and Wool Festival Oct 15 & 16.

Only Silver

Manchester Ctr

, Manchester Ctr, VT • Visit website

Sept 30-Oct 1-2 Craftproducers Manchester. Vermont

October 8-9 Hertiage Festival. Newfane. Vermont

Member of Vermont Handcrafters

849 Ducharme Road, Marshfield, VT • Visit website

Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Weekend
My studio filled with hand-painted canvas floorcloths and wool hooked rugs will be open for tours, demonstrations, sales, and will include the history of floorcloths and rug hooking.

849 Ducharme Road, Marshfield, VT • Visit website

Vermont Craft Council Fall Open Studio even. My studio will be open and demonstrations on rug hooking, painting floorcloths, and interior decorating will be happening.

17 Stacy Street, Milton, VT • Visit website

87 Herrick Avenue, Milton, VT • Visit website

Vermont Canine Countrywear is participating in Open Studio weekend in October.

3 Sabin Street, Montpelier, VT • Visit website

westcoast/east specializes in handcrafted artisan leather goods based on original designs that are beautiful and utilitarian. Our products include tool rolls, handbags, travel rolls, and other items outside the usual product range.

, Post Mills, VT • Visit website

Weston Craft Show Weston Vermont October 7th,8th and 9th 10am till5pm

82 N. Main Street, Saint Albans, VT • Visit website

Chasworth Farm creates artisan soaps and body care sundries in our working studio in downtown Saint Albans. Our front room serves as an artisans gallery and is filled with our work as well as hand crafted treasures from Vermont and beyond. See our website for demos and more during ACW.

55 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

Stowe Craft Gallery is one of the original American Craft Galleries in Vermont. Located in Stowe, Vermont where the ACC held it's First Craft Show 1965! We started as a tiny stained glass studio and fill 2 buildings with Jewelry, Art, Furniture and provide interior design using American Craft.

1 Fairgrounds Ln, Tunbridge, VT • Visit website

The 28th Annual Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival will be held on October 1 & 2, 2016. The event is a celebration of natural fibers, from the animals themselves, to the farmers who raise them to the artists and hand crafters who work and play with fiber.

669 Essex Road, Williston, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

Edwards Smith will have his work displayed at the Manchester, VT Craftproducers show Oct. 1-2 and the Stowe, VT Craftproducers Fall Foliage show Oct.7-9.
Unique hand turned solid wood bowls of locally grown woods as well as a wide selection of hand carved treenware items and wooden scarf pins.

7531 Williston Rd, Williston, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

As part of ACW, we will be offering several felting workshops to introduce the technique to new people and to help existing felters expand their technical skills!
Check our website for details!

, Williston, VT • Visit websiteJump to events page

Vermont Hand Crafters is the oldest and largest juried craft organization in VT. This not-for-profit organization of Vermont residents is dedicated to the education and promotion and sale of high quality Vermont crafts. The current membership represents a broad spectrum of artists and craftspeople.

Lori Katz


105 North Union St. studio 6, Alexandria, VA • Visit website

Visitors can see my work in process in my studio.
I am in Studio #6 at the Torpedo Factory Art Center and am one of 82 working studios in the art center.
The art center is open seven days a week; Studio #6 is closed most Wednesdays.

105 N Union St, Alexandria, VA • Visit website

Vintage Mirage


117 South Columbus Street, Alexandria, VA • Visit website

Vintage Mirage is located in Old Town Alexandria,VA and is a returning sponsor member of the American Craft Week calendars. Since 2004 Vintage Mirage has featured hand made One of a Kind artisan made items- Jewelry, Accessories and Clothing. Vintage Mirage offers Vintage and Consignment collections.

PO Box 444, Crozet, VA • Visit website

Bi-annual juried fine art and craft Festival with over 100 artisans, held at and benefitting the non-profit, community owned and operated Claudius Crozet Park. The Festival features art and craft demos, live music, a special children's area, food, Virginia wine, and Virginia draft beer.

Mud Dauber Pottery


4225 Earlysville Road, Earlysville, VA • Visit website

Mud Dauber Pottery's Gallery hosts an annual themed show to coincide with American Craft Week. Last year's show, featuring the work of American Craft Artists from across the country was "Birds, Bugs and Botanicals." We haven't yet set the theme for this year's show.

1473 Heathwood Drive, Goode, VA • Visit website

We Love Alpaca !

Come see where the best yarn in the world starts!.....and we know you'll leave with the best made Alpaca products in the world !

See Ya'll at the Farm !

Homespun & Fun Crafts and Quilting - Quilted Collections


42 Boatramp Rd., Heathsville, VA

Open House at my sewing and quilting studio

, Roanoke, VA • Visit websiteJump to events page

Blue Ridge Potters Guild 17th Annual Show will be the largest all-pottery show in Virginia featuring functional and decorative works created by over 70 area potters. The Show is open to the public at Patrick Henry High School and begins with a sale and reception on Friday. Sale and demonstrations continue Saturday and Sunday. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted.

Friday, October 14 - 6pm to 9 pm ~ Saturday, October 15 - 10 am to 6 pm ~ Sunday, October 16 - noon to 5 pm

Patrick Henry High School, 2102 Grandin Road, S.W., Roanoke, VA 24015

9551 Lagersfield Cir, Vienna, VA • Visit website

What do you get for someone who has everything?
I specialize in a wide variety of custom paintings and other works of art that make amazing, unique gifts. Buy something you see on my site as is, customize it, or ask me to create a custom masterpiece to give a gift that will be unforgettable!

Quirks of Art


1430 High Street #709, Williamsburg, VA • Visit website

To be announced...

West Virginia

Studio 40, Inc.


921 Washington Street, West, Lewisburg, WV • Visit website

101 West Milwaukee Street, Janesville, WI • Visit website

On Saturday, October 15th Raven's Wish Gallery will anchor a downtown Art Loop with artists hosted by our business partners.

1000 Nichols Rd, Monona, WI • Visit website

We will be featuring art by local artists throughout the library. We will be hosting Fearless Crafter maker events and artist talks during American Craft Week.

We will be participating in Gallery Night, presented by the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, on Friday, October 6th. This city wide event brings together over 60 local galleries, businesses and community spaces to highlight local artists and craftspeople.

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