Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Celebrate a 2019 Star Award winner - Berea College Student Craft in Kentucky

A salute to Berea College Student Craft, KY, for the ACW Outstanding Legacy of Craft Education & Demonstrations 2019 Star Award.
Berea College is a craft lovers dream.  They started in 1893 with weaving and have grown to be one of the great traditional & new crafts teaching institutions anywhere. Any visit is a treat, plan a trip, you won't be disappointed! Check out  their website and Facebook page for more information. Congratulations Berea College Student Craft!
Image courtesy of Berea College Student Craft Facebook page

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

The Village Potters Clay Center rocks!

It is always a delight to welcome The Village Potters Clay Center back to American Craft Week! They throw a grand event filled week every time, so inspiring! Located in the fabulous Asheville River Arts District in the Western North Carolina mountains, they are creative, fun and share their joy of pottery whole heartedly. There are 8 resident potters, they hold workshops, have a Scholarship fund and so much more. Be sure to bookmark their website and Facebook page so you don't miss out on their events and news. If you're in the area, be sure to stop by.
ACW can't wait to see what their plans are for the week of fun, 2-11 October, this year
Image courtesy of The Village Potters Facebook page

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Mark your calendars for a great 2020 American Craft Week!

 It's never too early to get excited and make plans for American Craft Week during
 2-11 October 2020! Mark your calendars and get those creative juices flowing. We look forward to welcoming new and previous participants (not old participants, we never get old, right?)
Spread the word and let the fun begin...

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Happy New Year!

As 2019 draws to it's close, American Craft Week wishes everyone a happy New Year and all the best for 2020. Let's all make the new decade a special time with great creativity. Be safe and have fun! See you in 2020 🌟🎆🎉.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving to all!

                                 Wishing you a peaceful and happy Thanksgiving
                                           from us all at American Craft Week!

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Star Award..Best State Side Craft Event AND Outstanding Craft Community Event

 Congratulations to Tennessee...they put on an amazing show of Craft and talent during American Craft Week!!
Bravo/Brava to TN Craft Week! They hosted a great example of the wonderful celebration of craft... Check out their website and follow them on Facebook.
Tennessee also received the Outstanding Craft Community Event..... The McNairy County Quilt & Craft Trail in Selmer, TN. Who can resist a display of beautiful quilts...the stories, the color and the craftsmanship!
Congratulations to them all.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Star Awards! Best multi day event winner ...

Image courtesy of Firefly gallery website 
Big congratulations to Firefly Craft Gallery in Flat Rock, NC for the wonderful events during American Craft Week! Firefly Craft Gallery is a must visit. They carry the work of some of Western North Carolina's most accomplished Crafters and artist.
To get a taste to this marvellous gallery, follow this this link to their website and start planning your trip to visit them. You're assured of a warm welcome!