2018 ACADEMY CRAFT SHOW
The Academy Art Museum Craft Show in October 2018 will be branded as Dazzled. In it’s 21st year, the show will again be an indoor, juried craft show featuring approximately 70 artists from across the United States.
Prepare to be DAZZLED!
the Guild represents over 180 artists juried into the organization based on his or her original work. The craftsmen’s work must reflect a mastery of technique and originality of design. Our members work includes the following media: basketry, clay, fiber, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, wood, furniture, printmaking, photography, 2-D and 3-D mixed media.
One weekend every fall, artisans in Central Virginia open their doors for you to explore their working spaces. Many visitors make the Tour a two-day experience so they can enjoy other area offerings while in the area. What a great way to spend a fall weekend!
Easily accessed by following the map and directions on this site, the annual Studio Tour is self-guided, free, and open to the public. Each studio on the Tour provides locally-sourced refreshments, and many provide demonstrations.
This year’s tour boasts 112 artists in 68 studios, plus 7 galleries, all welcoming seeking a Journey of the Arts.
The exhibition showcases works from fifteen Arrowmont instructors – professional working artists and university faculty from across the nation. These works represent the diversity of materials, techniques and artists who visit Arrowmont to teach their craft.
You will find talented artists handpicked by a select jury for their DIY chops and singular vision. There'll be surprises at every booth including unique homegoods, clothing, punk-rock baby clothes, handcrafted jewelry, plush toys, DIY kits, screen-printing, original art, locally produced food, and much more!
The Indie Craft Parade is a festival of handmade art. Its a gathering of the best makers in the South under one roof and the public in invited to come enjoy art in a whole new way. From food, music and giveaways at our opening night gala, to artisan coffee, designer temporary tattoos and a free photo booth all weekend, the festival is an experience created complement the artisanal goods on display.
a class for women, to give them an introduction to the various tools and processes involved in woodworking without having "them men" around
Promoted by the Madison Chamber of Commerce this event is the place to go to after the parade for holiday shopping, food and pictures with Santa!
Crafted Indie Art and Craft Market is a lively celebration of handmade arts and crafts featuring local food trucks, O'Connor's beer, and live music. It features over 50 of the best and brightest, juried selected artists, crafters, designers and makers from VA and beyond.