Participants & Events

Anchorage Markets

Anchorage

741 E. 13th Avenue, Anchorage, AK • Visit website

We are planning a craft show of all handcrafted and certified "Made in Alaska" products the second weekend of October in the Dena'ina Center (Anchorage). We will invite all permit holders of the Made in Alaska program to participate (currently 1179).

California

Fine Eye Gallery

Sutter Creek

71 Main Street, Sutter Creek, CA • Visit website

The Fine Eye Gallery has been open for 24 years, representing American made artisans.

Connecticut

110 Albany Tpke, Ste. 927, Canton, CT • Visit website

in process

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

10 Commissary Point Road, Trescott Township, ME • Visit website

2014 marks the 5th Annual RiceFest and will span three days: Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 9, 10 and 11. Thursday and Friday will feature free field trips for local schools, with local artisans giving demonstrations of their work at various locations on the CCLC campus.

7 Studio Drive, Windham, ME • Visit websiteJump to events page

My Lovi Country Crafts and Collectibles will be holding its annual Harvestfest Craft Show/Open Studio featuring products designed and created in their Windham, Maine studio. This event celebrates the handcraft/handmade movement and American Craft Week.

The Harvestfest Craft Show/Open Studio is the first show of the season and provides an opportunity to see "What's New" for 2014 and be the first to purchase items only available at this show. Gabrielle Lovi and Hil Knott (owners and artisans) will be available to answer any questions during the show.

Featuring:

Our entire stock of handcrafted Shaker-inspired furniture.
Complete line of 18" doll furniture and bedding.
Beautiful handmade lighted houses, painted ornaments, polymer clay figurines and ornaments and country and folk-art holiday/seasonal crafts.
Soctails & Ragamuffins™ our complete line of handcrafted carolers.
Gourmet chocolates and fresh baked items from our bakery.
Wicked Bubbles™ handmilled soaps and bath products.

Come CELEBRATE American Craft Week with us!

Massachusetts

161 Great Road, Acton, MA • Visit website

New Jersey

473 Watchung Avenue, Montclair, NJ • Visit website

We promote juried fine art and fine crafts in New Jersey. This is our 33rd year. We look forward to again being part of American Craft Week.

North Carolina

197 Locust Court, Arden, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

I own and teach jewelry skills at the Mountain Metalsmiths School of Jewelry & Lapidary. My involvement with ÀCW is to demonstrate for the public so that they can appreciate what it takes to create wearable art. We will be demonstrating this year at the Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival in TN for ACW.

Grove Arcade

Asheville

1 Page Ave., Asheville, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

A collection of galleries and shops with seasonal events showcasing a variety of artists and crafters.

Grovewood Gallery

Asheville

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

Jewels That Dance

Asheville

63 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC • Visit website

Jewels That Dance is the working studio of Paula Dawkins, designer goldsmith. We have been located on Haywood Street in Asheville North Carolina for 30 years - in the forefront of the revival of downtown Asheville, NC. Jewels That Dance is both a retail jewelry gallery and studio of Pauls Dawkins

191 Lyman St. Suite 165, Asheville , NC • Visit website

Mountain Made

Asheville

1 Page Avenue, Asheville, NC • Visit website

26 Lodge St., Asheville, NC • Visit website

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

930 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC • Visit website

67 Broadway Street, Asheville, NC • Visit website

CCCD's Benchspace Gallery & Workshop investigates making in the 21st Century. The exhibition "Gee’s Bend: From Quilts to Prints" explores a unique series of prints from 2005 to the present from Sept 5, 2014 - Jan 10, 2015. Check the Website for additional programs. Hours: Tues-Sat, 10 - 6 pm.

191 Lyman Street, #180, Asheville, NC • Visit websiteJump to events page

I am a member of The Village Potters, a Collective that shares a commitment to nurturing each other's development and success. We are a fully equipped Pottery housing the working studios of six professional Resident Potters, three showrooms of fine craft, and a Teaching Center.

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

Flow

Marshall

14 South Main Street, Marshall, NC • Visit website

Flow is a fine craft gallery in Marshall, NC. For ACW, we will host a collaborative exhibit
entitled "Synesthesia: Ineffable Pairings of Scent and Cloth"

Collaborators are Flow members Selinde Lanier, a weaver; Lisa Mandle, a clothing
designer/maker and Katie Vie, a botanical aromatherapist.

626 Old Lytle Cove Rd., Swannanoa, NC • Visit website

North Dakota

c.lizzy's

Fargo

410 Broadway N, Fargo, ND • Visit website

Planning of events for North Dakota and Downtown Fargo are in the works! More details to follow.

101 E. Alex Bell Rd., #172, Dayton, OH • Visit website

Contemporary craft gallery featuring jewelry, pottery, creative clothing, gifts and more! Our American Craft Week events include:
Soup for CERF: An Empty Bowls Fundraiser (Oct. 2-4)
Pottery Demonstration (Oct 4)
Fabulous Friday: Featured Local Artists (Oct 10)
More details to follow!

Daniela M.

Portland

, Portland, OR • Visit website

I am an individual artist and create custom made egg ornaments for galleries, museums and specialty gift stores nationwide. In addition, I have developed cultural programs focused on the preservation and Czech & Slovak Heritage and published several children activity books.

Pennsylvania

Village Artisans Gallery

Boiling Springs

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

Showcasing the best of fine American craft and art, with emphasis on work created in Pennsylvania, the Village Artisans Gallery is making plans to participate in American Craft Week with demonstrations and other special events. Check the Current Events page on our website for the latest news!

600 s Enola rd, Enola, PA • Visit website

We are an ice cream shop but we sell tshirt s we make plus other crafts and we have some artists that work for us who also paint and create jewelry and art.

335 N Queen Street, Lancaster, PA • Visit website

138 E Main St, Ligonier, PA • Visit website

A most beautiful small town in western Pennsylvania, Ligonier's quaint town square is a hub of activity in October for the annual "Fort Ligonier Days" festival. The festival occurs on the last weekend of ACW and G Squared will be celebrating ACW with workshops from local artists during the festival.

2 East 28th Division Highway, Lititz, PA • Visit website

We are a fulltime Art Glass Gallery, currently showing the work of over 100 artists. We would like to have artists demonstrations and do some outreach to the local schools.

2135 Buchanan Valley Rd., Orrtanna, PA • Visit website

The Gettysburg Wine & Fruit Trail (GWFT) is the Agritourism and Agritainment Trail of the South Mountain Region of PA and northern MD.
Our Trail members will be hosting Craft events at their businesses during ACW. Art Galleries, festivals, farm and winery crafting events on Trail during ACW.

Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA • Visit website

1148 Heidelberg Avenue, Schaefferstown , PA • Visit websiteJump to events page

I am a folk artist in Schaefferstown PA. I've been in business since 1997. I do primitive rug hooking, seasonal cloth folk art, fabric vegetables & fruit, mohair bears and redware ornaments. My shop is housed in a 1800s Pennsylvania German bank barn, located on our main street (heidelberg avenue).

Rhode Island

24G Dorset Mill Rd, Exeter, RI • Visit website

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South Carolina

Smith Galleries

Hilton Head Island

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

Smith Galleries will have a special media focus each day of American Craft Week (excluding Sundays) and will also feature special shows for the entire month by polymer jewelry artists Mary & Lou Ann along with a kaleidoscope show by Sue Rioux.

South Dakota

P.O. Box 303; 600 Main Street, Wall, SD • Visit website

TBD

P.O. 807, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

Since 1937 the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community has become the largest group of over 120 independant artists & craftsmen in America. Located on a convenient 8 mile loop and rich in history our artists work to bring awareness and importance of American craft to our visitors.

576 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN • Visit website

5100 Belt Line Road, Suite 400, Dallas, TX • Visit website

106 Main St., Brattleboro, VT • Visit website

The gallery offers a variety of activities throughout the year with a special Gallery Walk feature on the first Friday of American Craft Week. It also is an information center for the Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend that takes place during ACW and offers access to more than 200 craft studios.

ELINOR COLEMAN'S VINTAGE MIRAGE

Old Town Alexandria

117 South Columbus Street, Old Town Alexandria, VA • Visit website

Elinor Coleman's Vintage Mirage - Designer Consignment & Vintage Boutique now in its 10th year, located in Old Town Alexandria,VA. Vintage Mirage specializes in One of a Kind Handcrafted pieces of Jewelry, Clothing & Accessories, Victorian era(1860-1910)- Great Gatsby to Contemporary designers.

Quirks of Art

Williamsburg

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

Details to be announced.

Pinky's Boutique

Janesville

119-123 N. Main St. , Janesville, WI • Visit website

Pinky's Boutique is a creative space filled with contemporary art and craft, handmade goods, and select vintage. For American Craft Week, Curator/Artist Sarah Hemm will host a variety of fiber art demonstrations and workshops including dyeing with natural dyes, embroidery, stamping fabrics, and more

101 W. Milwaukee Street, Janesville, WI • Visit website

Raven’s Wish Gallery will celebrate a different art medium each day of American Craft Week. From 3 pm to 6 pm area artists will present hands-on activities designed to showcase the featured medium including metal, wood, clay, glass, textiles, and paint. Activities are for all ages and abilities.

5708 W. Vliet Street, Milwaukee, WI • Visit website

Unique retail gallery providing an opportunity for local artisans to display works of fine art and fine craft goods. The gallery resides in the Historic Washington Heights Neighborhood in Milwaukee Wisconsin. The gallery was established in 2001.

Nomad Art Gallery

Milwaukee

1407 n 54th Street, Milwaukee, WI • Visit website

This is my second year as a participant. The Nomad Art Gallery represents oil and acrylic paintings of landscapes from coast to coast.

1409 N. 54th St., Milwaukee, WI • Visit websiteJump to events page

Salvaged Studio & Gallery, Nomad Gallery & Square One Art Glass invite you to join us Oct. 3rd & 4th for "American Craft Week MKE Block Party II". Visit working art studios for demonstrations, make some art yourself, and enjoy shopping, food, drinks and fun. See our events page for full details.

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