Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Star award nominations??

It was a great week to showcase American Craft. All the artists, galleries, studio tours and fun events were creative and you had fabulous time, right? And now we want to hear from you, just a few days left to nominate your favourite event, crafter, gallery for a Star Award. Quick...fill in the entry form and show support for your artists or gallery or studio tour,  or ...or..! So, check the list out and let us hear from you now! Enteries must be in by Saturday, October 20.
Thank you for supporting American Craft Week 2019 💗

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Straw bales Studio open in Philo, California

William MacLeod at work in his studio. Image courtesy of artists website
You need to visit this home and studio in California during this American Craft Week! Artists William and Nancy MacLeod built their straw bales home and studio themselves. He is a carpenter, she is a painter and the magical result is Folk Art Fantasy Furniture in Philo, CA. They are hosting an open studio October 11-13 at 21921 Panorama Way. Don't miss a chance to visit this unique studio. Information on their website. Make your plans and have a fun day out. Enjoy American Craft Week!

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Passport Trail in Pennsylvania! Oh yes!

American Craft Week is nearly here. You don't want to miss this cool event! Cumberland Valley Arts in PA has a special Passport Trail planned. There are 15 galleries, studios and shops on the trail and events include artists demonstratios and trunk shows. Enter for a gift certificate plus 10% discount on any item. Check out their website and Facebook page and events page for details and more information. It will be a great time...enjoy!

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center has grand event planned for ACW!

Join American Craft Week at the Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center in NJ for a fabulous weekend of arts and crafts events. Go to their website and get all the details, make your travel plans and head on out for a great weekend! It's a guaranted good time.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

A great Nebraska event! Be there...

American Craft Week is delighted to have Roberta and Bob Rogers Gallery in Omaha, NE celebrate with us.  They have a fantastic weekend event planned with the help and sponsorship of the NE Arts Council and the NE Cultural Endowment. Artists from NE, MO and IA will be highlighted. Check out their Facebook page and website for the program. Stop by and visit them before, during and after ACW... It's an excellent gallery of outstanding fine art and craft.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Celebrate Cape Ann Artisans

American Craft Week is proud to welcome back the Cape Ann Artisans Studio Tour in Massachusetts joining with us from 12-14 October to celebrate their 36th year. This is one of the oldest studio tours in the country. Help them make it one of the best yet! Start planning for it now, go to their website and download the map and brochure. Have a great time!

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Welcome back to Baker City Open Studio Tour!

American Craft Week is delighted to welcome back the Baker City Open Studio Tour in Oregon. They were the 2018 Star Award winners for a group event and they certainly put on a great event. Situated in beautiful NE Oregon, the region is rich in the arts and has a very active arts community. Visit their Facebook page for all the details and make your plans to visit over the weekend of 5-6 October.  There's a fabulous restored hotel, a craft distillery and lots of art in and around Baker City, OR! Enjoy!
Courtesy of the groups Facebook page