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Make Tribe Skill Supper

Feb 17, 2015 6:00PM to 8:30PM

American Craft Council members: Join us for an evening of craft, dinner, and community with MAKE TRIBE in Baltimore.

2015 ACC Shows Logo

Feb 18, 2015 10:00AM to Feb 19, 2015 6:00PM

Come experience our newly expanded wholesale show...

Dr. Sandra Alfoldy, Indigenous Motifs

Feb 18, 2015 7:00PM

Dr. Sandra Alfoldy explores the material and popular culture objects that use indigenous motifs to represent North American identity.

Make it Work Invite

Feb 19, 2015 6:30PM to 8:30PM

A conversation about making, the marketplace, and the challenges of artistic entrepreneurship.

2015 ACC Shows Logo

Feb 20, 2015 10:00AM to Feb 22, 2015 5:00PM

Join us at the American Craft Council’s flagship show – a must-attend for craft lovers!

Amanda Degener, 5 Elements

Mar 11, 2015 7:00PM

Join papermaker Amanda Degener for a look into contemporary bookmaking in China...

2015 ACC Shows Logo

Mar 13, 2015 10:00AM to Mar 15, 2015 5:00PM

Join us to shop more than 230 top contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture, and home décor artists.

Robert Briscoe, Pottery Tour

Apr 8, 2015 7:00PM

Internationally recognized potters share stories and insignts on their work...

2015 ACC Shows Logo

Apr 10, 2015 10:00AM to Apr 12, 2015 5:00PM

Pure craft at its finest. Join us at RiverCentre to shop more than 200 of the country's top craft artists.

Danish Teak Classics, Cabinet

May 13, 2015 7:00PM

Join us for a discussion of the enduring appeal of this Nordic design legacy...

Urban Boatbuilders, Wee Lassie Lashing

Jun 10, 2015 7:00PM

Join us for a presentation of the virtues of boatbuilding for at-risk teens...

2015 ACC Shows Logo

Jul 31, 2015 10:00AM to Aug 2, 2015 5:00PM

Join us in San Francisco for our 2015 American Craft Council show!

Pouch, probably Iroquois, 1850. Skin, cloth, glass beads, porcupine quills, twine. Gift of Mr. Albert V. Sander. Southwest Museum of the American Indian Collection, Autry National Center; 20.X.4

Mar 15, 2014 to Apr 26, 2015

“Floral Journey” Explores the dynamic history native North American beadwork.

Apr 11, 2014 to May 1, 2015

This residency is ideal for the ceramic artist working on a short-term project.

Angie Reano Owen, Cuff. Turquoise inlaid on shell, 3.5” by 2.5.” Photo by Kitty Leaken, image courtesy MIAC.

Apr 13, 2014 to Mar 2, 2016

“Turquoise, Water, Sky” is a reimagining of the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture’s extensive collection of Southwestern turquoise jewelry.

May 8, 2014 to Feb 15, 2015

An exhibition of the work of fifteen contemporary textile artists working with felt.

Jun 20, 2014 to Sep 2, 2015

a residency intended to support ceramic artists who wish to develop a body of work with a socially conscious spirit.

Charlotte Kruk, Racine Art Museum

Aug 1, 2014 to Jul 26, 2015

Artist Charlotte Kruk explores alternative understandings of the term “eye candy.”

Quilt, Russia and United States, c. 1899. Glass beads, velvet embroidered with wool, silk, and metallic thread. The Jewish Museum, New York, Purchase: Judaica Acquisitions Fund, 1986-119.

Aug 22, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

Highlighting a colorful patchwork quilt that bears Eastern European and American imagery.

Robert Bliss, Lady Mursaki’s Fan Chair

Aug 25, 2014 to Feb 27, 2015

Delving into the role that Black Mountain College played in mid-century design and studio craft.

Sep 1, 2014 to May 1, 2015

For a ceramic artist with a special project requiring one to eight weeks' time.

Sep 1, 2014 to Mar 21, 2015

An exhibit including more than 80 American-made containers...

Sep 6, 2014 to Feb 22, 2015

One of the most outstanding collections of American Mid-Century Studio Craft.

Sep 9, 2014 to Mar 8, 2015

Some of the most startling designer gowns and jewelry from the 1930s and 40s.

Sep 13, 2014 to Feb 15, 2015

An exhibition of 70 intricate, flame-worked still-life sculptures.

Sep 13, 2014 to Mar 8, 2015

Exploring the way that folk woodworking influences broader understandings of Russian identity.

Sep 13, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

The Museum of Glass is excited to present “Hilltop Artists,” a look back at the two-decade history of Hilltop Artists, a program that introduces glass art skills and techniques to marginalized and economically disadvantaged youth. There will be an opening reception for Museum of Glass members on Sunday, September 14 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Sep 22, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

Providing a forum for artists to share their responses to a growing public health concern.

Sep 23, 2014 to Feb 8, 2015

Celebrating the institution’s founder.

Sep 27, 2014 to Sep 20, 2015

Addressesing the role that trees play as inspiration and medium in contemporary art.

Sep 30, 2014 to Mar 15, 2015

Highlighting Scott’s range in both form and content.

Jason Walker, "On The River, Down The Road (detail)," 2014. Photo by David Scherrer Photography.

Oct 3, 2014 to Mar 1, 2015

Works by Northwestern ceramicist Jason Walker.

Heather Benning, "The Dollhouse: Blue Night #3," 2007. Digital chromogenic print, 20 x 30 in. Courtesy of the artist.

Oct 3, 2014 to Feb 15, 2015

Experience the emotion we feel for places despite distance in time or space.

Amy Reichert, Seder Plate I. Image courtesy of The Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership.

Oct 5, 2014 to Mar 8, 2015

Amy Reichert has been creating Jewish ritual objects since 1995.

Tommie Rush, “Botanical Bowl Amber and Red,” 2013. Blown and hot formed glass, acid etched. 10 x 19.25 x 16.5 in.

Oct 5, 2014 to Feb 8, 2015

An invitational group exhibition that explores the rich history of glass art in the Huntsville region.

Chieko Katsumata, "Akoda Pumpkin," 2013. Sanded glazed stoneware, 15-3/4 x 17-1/3 x 15-1/3 in. Image courtesy of Randy Batista.

Oct 7, 2014 to Jul 15, 2016

Featuring some of the best 20th and 21st century Japanese ceramics.

Bridge City Tool Works, "CT-14 | Foxtail Shoulder Plane," 2006. Stainless Steel, Brass, Tool Steel. Photo by Joe Felzman.

Oct 10, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

Highlighting the company's 30 years of products, sketches, and production processes.

Nick Mount, "Reclining Bob #SB050512" and "Bob #SB040512," 2012. Suspended blown glass component, cut and polished. 28 x 47 x 22 cm and 124 x 18 x 13 cm. Photo by Pippy Mount.

Oct 10, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

Mount is one of the world’s preeminent glass artists.

Leslie Blackford, "The Bird and the Blackberry," 2014. Polymer, oil paint, and metal. 24 inch adjustable necklace. Photo courtesy Leslie Blackford.

Oct 12, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

An exhibition that explores the biological through artificial materials.

Oct 13, 2014 to Mar 28, 2015

An exhibition of new additions to the McKissick's unparalleled collection of early southern stoneware.

Evening Dress, ca. 1861. Black moiré silk, black jet, black lace. Lent by Roy Langford. (C.I.L.37.1a) Photo: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, by Karin L. Willis.

Oct 21, 2014 to Feb 1, 2015

Delving into the fascinating history of mourning fashion.

Oct 31, 2014 to Jan 31, 2015

Showcasing the best of Portland furniture design.

Nov 1, 2014 to Mar 1, 2015

An international exhibition of fiber-based art.

Leo Capote, "Tulip Bolts Chair," 2013. Brazil. Carbon steel bolts, electrostatic painting. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Marcelo Stefanovicz.

Nov 4, 2014 12:00AM to Apr 6, 2015 12:15AM

An exhibition that explores the effects of globalization on art, design, and craft.

Nov 7, 2014 to Feb 2, 2015

The opportunity to show the most contemporary and innovative California clay, glass, and enamel art.

Nov 7, 2014 to Mar 1, 2015

A call for work that reflects the forward trajectory of textiles within a twenty first century intersection of conceptual innovation

Nathaniel Gould, Chest of Drawers. Courtesy of Historic New England. Photo by Gavin Ashworth.

Nov 8, 2014 to Feb 16, 2015

“In Plain Sight” features 20 of Gould’s most ambitious and impressive works, many of which have only been recently attributed to the artist.

Brooch, circa 1925. Gold, Diamond, Gem Stone. Private Collection. Image courtesy of the Shelburne Museum.

Nov 15, 2014 to Mar 8, 2015

Featuring pieces from the Art Nouveau movement through the present.

Necklace worn by Countess of Granard. Cartier London, special order, 1932. Platinum, diamonds, emerald. Height at center 8.80 cm. Sold to Lady Granard. Cartier Collection. Photo: Nick Welsh, Cartier Collection © Cartier.

Nov 16, 2014 to Mar 15, 2015

A comprehensive survey of Cartier’s ascendance in the international jewelry and design world.

David A. Lang, "Horse Play", 2007. Kinetic sculpture. Welded steel wire and rod, sea horses.

Nov 16, 2014 to Feb 15, 2015

Lang uses his art to make surprising and innovative connections between disparate fields.

Nov 21, 2014 to Feb 23, 2015

A collection of quilts from the Contemporary QuiltArt Association in Washington State.

Nov 22, 2014 to Jan 31, 2015

The recipient will receive a solo exhibition at Sienna Patti.

Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers, "Site Unseen."

Nov 29, 2014 to Jan 31, 2015

Their work often focuses on environmental issues of social constructions and beliefs.

Barbara Andrus, "Fieldwork." Image courtesy of Fuller Craft Museum.

Nov 29, 2014 to Feb 8, 2015

An exhibition of large-scale installation work by Barbara Andus.

Dec 1, 2014 to Feb 28, 2015

Artists are invited to apply to the 19th annual Art In The Pearl® Fine Arts & Crafts Festival 2015.

Dec 1, 2014 to Mar 2, 2015

The Albuquerque Fiber Arts Council presents the 2015 Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta, May 21-23, 2015 at Expo New Mexico in Albuquerque.

Dec 1, 2014 to Feb 28, 2015

Be a part of the 37th Annual Long's Park Art & Craft Festival held at beautiful Long's Park in Lancaster, PA.

Dec 4, 2014 12:00AM to Apr 1, 2015 5:00PM

Artists working in any discipline may apply.

Dec 4, 2014 to Feb 15, 2015

Works donated to the museum by collectors David and Ruth Waterbury.

Susie Ganch, "Labor." Image courtesy of the Metal Museum.

Dec 5, 2014 to Mar 1, 2015

An exhibition of jewelry and sculpture by Susie Ganch.

Dec 5, 2014 to Jan 31, 2015

An international juried exhibition of contemporary craft art.

Dec 5, 2014 to Mar 1, 2015

Some of the finest pieces from the Metal Museum's permanent collection.

Kacey Cowdery, "Charmaine and Me."

Dec 5, 2014 to Apr 4, 2015

Missouri fiber artists reinterpret traditional themes .

Michelle Holzapfel, "Lockheart Vase," 2002. Red maple burl, Yale lock,13 x 13 x 7 in. Photo by Alex Hochstrasser.

Dec 7, 2014 to Jul 12, 2015

Highlighting some of the superb objects acquired between 2012 and the present.

Royal Doulton porcelain, Designer Peggy Davies, "Pointer." Gift of the Glen Twiford estate. Image courtesy of AKC Museum of the Dog.

Dec 15, 2014 to Mar 1, 2015

Hilighting the museum’s extensive collection of porcelain figurines.

Jan 1, 2015 to Apr 1, 2015

The Morristown CraftMarket seeks artists for this year’s show.

Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015

Over 20 master polymer clay and mixed media artists will teach an all inclusive, year long, virtual retreat.

Jan 8, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015

An exhibition that is unparalleled in showcasing the breadth of textile art.

Jan 11, 2015 to May 10, 2015

Highlighting the work of three generations of artists from nine countries.

One of Yeiser's most engaging, innovative & colorful international exhibits, FF2015 will showcase a wide range of outstanding fiber works.

Jan 12, 2015 to Feb 21, 2015

Open to all artists 18 years and over working in the field of fiber art.

Jan 13, 2015 to Mar 21, 2015

Celebrating the Southeast Fiber Arts Alliance’s (SEFAA) 5th anniversary.

Jan 13, 2015 to Mar 5, 2015

Amanda McCavour draws with thread.

Jan 14, 2015 to Mar 6, 2015

Featuring two bodies of work by the juror of the main exhibition, "Beyond Words: Contemporary Book Art."

Jan 16, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015

Presenting the work of the three 2014 recipients of the Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant.

Jan 16, 2015 to Feb 1, 2015

For self-directed ceramic artists searching for time, space, and resources.

Jan 16, 2015 to Feb 22, 2015

The sixth artist to be profiled in the series is Wendy Olson.

Jan 16, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015

Featuring the work of Ian Petrie, Ryan Archibald, ictoria Dawes, and Jason Trebs.

Jan 17, 2015 to Mar 8, 2015

Post’s collection of dresses and accessories is exquisite.

Jan 17, 2015 to Jan 3, 2016

Surveying the last 100 years of American ceramics.

Chris Eckert & John Green, "Auto Auction," 2014. Polychromed metal, microelectronics. Courtesy of the Museum of Craft and Design; San Francisco.

Jan 17, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015

Featuring beautifully engineered, kinetic sculptures.

David Celento, "Digital Islam," 2009. Slip-cast ceramic modules. Courtesy of the Museum of Craft and Design; San Francisco.

Jan 17, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015

The first exhibition to explore the use of clay in conjunction with digital technologies.

Jan 17, 2015 to May 10, 2015

An exhibition of work by ceramicist Ashwini Bhat.

Yuni Kim Lang, "Comfort Hair," 2014. Fiber, polypropylene, and digital print, 174 x 76 in. (sculpture), 37 1/2 x 25 in. (print). Courtesy of the artist. Photo: Tim Thayer.

Jan 18, 2015 to Oct 11, 2015

The large group exhibition that anchors the "Toward Textiles" series.

Ebony G. Patterson, "Swag Swag Swag Krew" (from the Out and Bad Series), 2011-14. Cotton, velvet, lace, plastic, and mixed media. Courtesy of the artist and Monique Meloche Gallery, IL.

Jan 18, 2015 to Sep 13, 2015

Ebony G. Patterson exhibits six ornate, eye-catching tapestries.

Jan 20, 2015 to Feb 27, 2015

The Art League of Lincoln, in partnership with Blue Line Arts in Roseville, presents its third annual America's ClayFest Art Show and Competition. Tip Toland and Peter Held will serve as jurors for the 2015 iteration (Their bios are included with the Prospectus).

Jan 20, 2015 to Feb 19, 2015

Taking a hard look at the future of the medium.

Jan 21, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015

Examining a commonly underappreciated object – the belt buckle.

Jan 21, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015

A contemporary interpretation of the late Baroque aesthetic.

Jan 21, 2015 to Apr 15, 2015

A fine art and craft show of high quality original artwork.

Jan 23, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015

Students will create an exhibition using the Museum's permanent collection.

Elisabeth Higgins O'Connor, "wanna do right but not right now," 2014. Knit afghans, doilies, blankets, table cloth, bed sheets, found cardboard, wood, paper, packing straps, paint, glue, drywall screws, twine, thread, studio floor detritus. 84 x 78 x 66 in. Photo: Elisabeth Higgins O’Connor.

Jan 23, 2015 to Aug 22, 2015

A trio of solo exhibitions.

Bamyan, "Look of Hope. " Image courtesy of Thomas Lee.

Jan 23, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015

Celebrating Afghanistan’s rich textile traditions that have contributed to world culture for centuries.

"Beyond Words: Contemporary Book Art." Image courtesy of the Foothills Art Center.

Jan 24, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015

Showcasing the inspring potential of the book as art.

Jan 24, 2015 to Apr 5, 2015

Featuring work that, “hint at the familiar and steer towards the indefinable.”

Wayne Higby, "White Terrace Gap," 1984. Glazed earthenware, raku-fired. Private collection.

Jan 25, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015

his first retrospective of Higby’s work includes 55 ceramic pieces from 1967 through 2012.

Ben Venom, "Killed By Death," 2013. Harley-Davidson t-shirts, fabric. Image courtesy of the artist.

Jan 25, 2015 to May 3, 2015

An exhibition that examines the growing community of male quilters.

Jan 25, 2015 to Jul 5, 2015

Celebrating recent gifts from a handful of dedicated collectors and donors.

Jan 26, 2015 to Apr 1, 2015

Artists from across the country are invited to submit applications.

Jan 29, 2015 to Jan 31, 2015

An exhibtion of artwork that is no more than 5 x 7 x 5 in.

Sonya Clark, "Afro Abe II," 2010. $5 bill, thread; 4 x 6 in.

Jan 30, 2015 to May 23, 2015

Exploring the intersections of craft, (self-) care, apprenticeship, and survival within the practices of historically disadvantaged populations.

Jan 30, 2015 to Jan 31, 2015

Exploring historical and contemporary dialogues in American studio craft and design.

Ellen Schön, Vortex

Jan 31, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015

Celebrating a legendary Massachusetts collaborative gallery and studio of the 1970s and '80s.

Jan 31, 2015 to May 24, 2015

Work inspired by some of the greatest minds in the world.

Mimura Chikuho, "Hope," 2004. Bamboo (madake), rattan, lacquer. Photo © Susan Einstein.

Jan 31, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015

Featuring innovative baskets and sculptural forms made of bamboo.

Jan 31, 2015 to Mar 7, 2015

Highlighting the allure of glass

"Fig. 6 (Sisilia Sii)" Photograph By Roy W. Hamilton. Nua Kota, Ndona, 2006 (Pg. 19).

Jan 31, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015

Weavers and batik artists speak for themselves.

Feb 1, 2015 to May 31, 2015

Focusing on sewn signatures as visual ciphers and as a method of social engagement.

Feb 1, 2015 to Nov 21, 2015

Using quiltmaking to engage in the political, economic, social, and psychological aspects of war.

Feb 1, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015

Sampling the vanguard of contemporary basketry.

Feb 1, 2015 to Aug 25, 2015

Examples of the influence that Asian art and culture has had on American quiltmaking.

Caroline Streep, "Magic Charm." Japanese and Chinese glass beads, turquoise, silver clad pewter, bronze, steel wire.

Feb 2, 2015 to Feb 28, 2015

Featuring the African-inspired bead work of Caroline Streep.

Feb 2, 2015 to May 30, 2015

Regional craft artists explore the theme of reconciliation.

Judy Loope, "Huipils Wobble (Detail)"

Feb 3, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015

Work by Virginian artists inspired by Guatemalan weavings.

"Sundance" by Jinny Beyer, 1995

Feb 3, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015

Contemporary quilts by artist Jinny Beyer.

Feb 3, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015

An exhibition of vintage and antique quilts

Kelly O'Briant, "Cabinets for Important Things" (detail: "Cabinet for Small Offerings"), 2014, 4' x 8', Porcelain, wood, paint, nails, glass, thread. Photo by Peter Bugg.

Feb 6, 2015 to May 10, 2015

An installation of work by contemporary ceramicist Kelly O’Briant.

Susan Knight, "Contours and Thickness."

Feb 6, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015

Anne Stacy, "Body, Mind & Soul," 2014. Raku clay, metal. Photo by Anne Stacy.

Feb 6, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015

A juried group exhibition that invites artists to consider the idea of nourishment.

Stoney Lamar, "Torso for WT (William Turnbull)," 1997. Ash.

Feb 6, 2015 to Apr 18, 2015

The last stop on a national tour and incorporates additional new work by the artist.

Seth Gould, "Non Si Butta Via Niente" (detail), 2012. Iron, tool steel, fine silver, brass, copper, pig bone. Photo by the artist.

Feb 6, 2015 to May 10, 2015

Taking a critical look at the relationship between craft and dining.

Susan Iverson, Slow Passage. Image coutrtesy American Tapestry Alliance.

Feb 6, 2015 to Apr 24, 2015

Kaneko is pleased to host the 10th American Tapestry Biennial.

Artist Unknown, "Brothers," circa 1895-1915. U.S.A., found in New Hampshire. Mixed Fabrics, leather, animal fur, porcelain. Collection of Deborah Neff. Photo by Ellen McDermott © Deborah J. Neff.

Feb 7, 2015 to Jul 5, 2015

A collection of 125 unique, handmade African American dolls made between 1850 and 1940.

Nnenna Okore, "Tomorrow Never Dies," 2014. Burlap, dye, wire, and acrylic. Image courtesy of Elmhurst Art Museum.

Feb 7, 2015 to May 3, 2015

New work by internationally celebrated sculptor Nnenna Okore.

Feb 7, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015

Pair modern and contemporary Japanese prints and ceramics.

Feb 13, 2015 to Feb 14, 2015

The Wichita Mountains Quilt Guild is excited to host their “Out of the Box Quilt Show.”

Wilhelm Lucas von Cranach (German, 1861-1918), "Octopus Waist Clasp," c. 1900. Collection of Richard H. Driehaus. Photograph by John A. Faier, 2014, © The Richard H. Driehaus Museum.

Feb 14, 2015 to Jan 3, 2016

Featuring more than 250 stunning pieces of art jewelry.

Feb 20, 2015 to May 16, 2015

Delving into the life and mind of the collector.

William Bragdon (1884-1959) & Chauncey Thomas (1876-1950) for California Faience. Vase with Stylized Moths, 1915-22.  Earthenware, 5 x 4 ¾ inches.  Collection of Richard Rasmussen, Martinez, California.

Feb 22, 2015 to May 17, 2015

Celebrating the esteemed ceramic workshop of William Bragdon and Chauncey Thomas.

Feb 22, 2015 1:30PM

Meet Quilt artist Jinny Bayer!

Feb 27, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015

Featuring 125 contemporary craft artists offering works in a dozen media.

Feb 27, 2015 to Mar 1, 2015

The Bead & Boutique Arts Show specializes in one-of-a-kind works of art.

Jeannine Marchand, "Folds XX," 2014. Clay, wood, steel. 48 x 12 x 4 in.

Feb 27, 2015 to Aug 23, 2015

Drawing on the insight and curatorial eyes of past members of the clay faculty at the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts.

Watanabe Nangaku, "Red-Crowned Cranes," 1796. Two-panel folding screen; ink, pigment, and gold leaf on paper, Gitter-Yelen Collection.

Mar 1, 2015 to May 10, 2015

Celebrating three centuries of Japanese artistic traditions and styles.

Lixing Feng, "Ivy." Image courtesy of Craft Alliance Center of Art and Design.

Mar 13, 2015 to May 10, 2015

Exploring the craft of the architectural model.

David Royce, "Flagship Vessel."

Mar 14, 2015 to Apr 18, 2015

New works by Greg Fidler, Kenneth Gonzales, Thomas Philabaum, and David Royce.

Basket by Tristyn Albright.

Mar 20, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015

One of New England's premiere juried exhibitions and sales of contemporary craft.

Mar 20, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015

Southern Minnesota’s largest fine craft fair.

Mar 21, 2015 to May 8, 2015

Celebrating the collaborations of Mary Caroline Richards and Paulus Berensohn.

Mar 27, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015

BEADS celebrates the traditions, passed down for generations, of artisans employing handmade skills and techniques.

Leah Shenandoah, "Shelia Hood (O’whahsa’)." Mixed media. Part of a series dedicated to Oneida women who have supported and inspired the artist with their strength and conviction. Photo by Leah Shenandoah.

Apr 1, 2015 to Nov 30, 2015

Showcasing 3-dimensional constructions by Iroquois artists.

Apr 3, 2015 to Apr 30, 2015

An exhibition of work by Philadelphia-based jeweler Martha Roberts-Shea.

Nick Cave, "Soundsuit." Image courtesy of Flux Projects.

Apr 24, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015

A new project with artist Nick Cave.

Dave and Patti Hegland, "Orange Slice."

Apr 25, 2015 to May 30, 2015

A collection of work by artists new to the gallery.

May 1, 2015 to May 3, 2015

A celebration of all things handmade.

May 2, 2015

ASJRA's 10th annual conference.

ArtSpots Willow Glen

May 2, 2015 to May 3, 2015

Enjoy the work of more than 60 high-caliber artists from throughout the state.

May 14, 2015 to May 16, 2015

A chance to meet and exchange ideas with your fellow artists.

Live Glassblowing in the Crystal City. Image courtesy of Cagwin Photography.

May 21, 2015 to May 24, 2015

A four day celebration of the fire arts.

May 23, 2015 to May 24, 2015

A self-guided tour of artists in and around Berkeley Springs.

Jun 1, 2015 to Jun 6, 2015

Find your potential for growth of concept and skill in the hot shop.

Jun 1, 2015 to Jun 6, 2015

Explore the relationship between glass and photography.

Jennifer Umphress, "Conspicuous."

Jun 1, 2015 to Jun 6, 2015

Conceive and develop your own unique habitat in glass.

Debbie Tarsitano, "50 Flower Arrangement."

Jun 8, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015

For flameworkers who want to know how to successfully encase using clear crystal.

Alison Kinnaird, "Icarus."

Jun 8, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015

Establish a strong foundation in basic wheel engraving techniques.

John Miller, "Classic Heat."

Jun 8, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015

Use multiple glassworking techniques to create your own unique, artistic style.

Jessi Moore, "Untitled."

Jun 8, 2015 to Jun 13, 2015

Demystify the technique of pâte de verre beginning with a variety of small exercises based around language.

Loren Stump, "Sybil."

Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015

Learn advanced murrine techniques.

Jiyong Lee, "White Segmentation Construction."

Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015

Work with blank glass and learn a variety of cold working techniques.

Pablo Soto, "Fitted Forms."

Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015

This glassblowing class is geared toward the intermediate/advanced student seeking to break out of the neo-classical shape universe. We will focus our attention on bubble set-ups, finding center, and drastic transitions in form. Demonstrations will break down the instructor’s personal revelations that have catapulted his ability to make a broad spectrum of shapes.

Silvia Levenson, "Until Death Do Us Part," 2014.

Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015

Explore several techniques in order to develop your voice.

Jean Tudor, "Arctic Sentinel"

Jun 22, 2015 to Jun 28, 2015

Experiment with enameling and the use of vibrant color.

Emilio Santini, "Untitled."

Jun 22, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015

Realize your creativity through torch work!

Denise Stillwaggon Leone, "Bombshells."

Jun 22, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015

Create expressive multi-layered images in glass.

Scott Dillman, Barrel-Fired Vessel

Jun 22, 2015 to Jun 28, 2015

Explore the strange and exciting world of alternative firing processes.

Boyd Sugiki and Lisa Zerkowitz, "Dessert Stands."

Jun 22, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015

A class co-instructed by Boyd Sugiki and Lisa Zerkowitz.

Richard Whiteley, "Hale," 2014. Cast glass. 14 x 20.75 x 4.6 in.

Jun 22, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015

Explore the unique properties of glass as a sculptural material.

Jun 29, 2015 to Jul 5, 2015

Explore the essential techniques for designing and building leaded stained glass panels.

Ruth Sinclair, Handmade Book

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 12, 2015

Create a one-of-a-kind book from cover to cover.

Tim Drier, "Untitled"

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015

Presenting a wide range of flameworking techniques using borosilicate glass.

Pavlina Čambalová, "Village Party."

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015

Learn the basics of diamond wheel engraving.

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 12, 2015

Learn to carve original sculptures from wood and stone.

Gianni Toso, "Berengo."

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015

Breaking down the process of murrine making into simple steps.

Saman Kalantari, "Silk Road."

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015

 Paper-thin Pâte de Verre, A New Approach

Beginner Kiln Working Class

William Gudenrath, "Untitled."

Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 11, 2015

A firm foundation in the basic movements of Venetian-style glassblowing.

Jul 10, 2015 to Oct 13, 2015

Presenting the work of the inhabitants of Caohagan, a tropical island in the Philippines.

Jul 11, 2015 to Jul 12, 2015

Rochester's premier summertime festival.

Simone Crestani, "Untitled."

Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015

Find the best flameworking techniques to develop your projects.

Wilhelm Vernim, "Witches and Magicians Kitchens, from the pharmacist glasses series."

Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015

Learn techniques and develop our very own engraving style.

Scott Dillman, Stoneware Mug

Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 19, 2015

Learn how to create functional ceramic items.

Clare Belfrage, "Awash in Blue #010414," 2014. Blown glass with cane drawing, 46 x 41 x 6 cm.

Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015

Explore the crazy wonders of cane drawing.

Heike Brachlow, "Theme and Variations I."

Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015

Explore the interaction of color, form, and light in glass through lectures, discussion, and hands-on experience.

Larkin Van Horn, "Soaring Raven"

Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 19, 2015

Learn bead embroidery, peyote/gourd stitch, and right-angle weave.

Sarah Jane Gray (at Papillon Enterprise, Port-au-Prince, Haiti)

Jul 20, 2015 to Jul 26, 2015

Learn to create and design tiny ceramic pieces.

Kristina Logan, Collection of Floral Disk Beads, 2014.

Jul 27, 2015 to Aug 1, 2015

For those who would like to expand their flameworking and beadmaking skills.

Amy West, "Barbini Bowl."

Jul 27, 2015 to Aug 1, 2015

The object of this course is to learn about adding texture and dimension to glass after hot working.

Davide Fuin, "Untitled."

Jul 27, 2015 to Aug 1, 2015

 In this juried course, you will learn Venetian team-working skills, goblet making, and how to create historical reproduction pieces. Several years of glassblowing experience is required. This is a juried course. Please submit three digital images of your work with your application.

Jul 27, 2015 to Aug 1, 2015

Prepare design objects with murrine.

Silk Paintings by Kristen Gilje

Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 9, 2015

Learn how to paint on silk.

Sarah Jane Gray, "Crowned Goddess"

Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 9, 2015

Delve into the rich expressive possibilities of clay.

Mary McLeod, "The Family Piano." Handmade book.

Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 9, 2015

Hands-on instructions for folding, cutting and assembling the books.

Work by Tricia Stackle

Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 16, 2015

Come learn feltmaking techniques used to create both functional and artistic pieces.

Aug 10, 2015 to Nov 11, 2015

Including recent quilts made as part of a worthy project.

Shin-ichi Higuchi, "Untitled."

Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015

Focus on creating a vessel form from your own design using a template.

William Gudenrath, "Untitled."

Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015

The instructor and teaching assistant will expect students to be comfortable making tumblers, mereses, and blown feet. The point of the class will be to greatly refine your technique and work on advanced processes such as using cane, decorative techniques,mezza stampo, and bit work, that will be new to you.

Martin Janecky, "Untitled."

Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015

Focus on unique techniques and approaches to solid and blown sculpting from within the bubble.

Martin Rosol, "Untitled."

Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015

Experiment with aspects of advanced cold working.

Hugh Salkind, "Untitled."

Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 15, 2015

Focusing on the manipulation of solid borosilicate rod and tubing to create jewelry, marbles, and sculptures.

Aug 17, 2015 to Aug 22, 2015

Covering a variety of techniques for creating solid and blown sculptures in colored borosilicate glass.

Palo Alto Festival of the Arts

Aug 22, 2015 to Aug 23, 2015

The Palo Alto Festival of the Arts celebrates their 34th Annual event.

Jason Chakravarty, "In Flight."

Aug 24, 2015 to Sep 4, 2015

Utilize the lost wax technique to produce kiln cast glass.

Leah Fairbanks, "Aquarium Bead."

Aug 24, 2015 to Aug 29, 2015

Students will be making a large aquarium bead.

Pavel Novak, "Untitled."

Aug 24, 2015 to Aug 29, 2015

Students will experiment with aspects of advanced cold working.

Bruce Ferguson, "Relax, You Can Do This."

Aug 24, 2015 to Aug 29, 2015

Develop sound fundamental skills in manipulating molten glass.

Aug 27, 2015 to Oct 25, 2015

“Beyond Craft” is the first major exhibition to draw from the Eagle Collection extensively.

James Mongrain, "Guggenheim Set."

Aug 31, 2015 to Sep 5, 2015

Develop contemporary form and function while exploring the Venetian tradition of glassmaking.

Aug 31, 2015 to Sep 5, 2015

Exploring the potential uses of drawings, photographs, digital images and prints in glass.

Karina Guévin and Cédric Ginart, "Magnolia Liliflora Nigra."

Aug 31, 2015 to Sep 5, 2015

Providing beginners with a solid foundation in basic technical skills.

Sep 26, 2015 to Sep 27, 2015

A 2-day event hosting 150 exhibiting artists.

Nov 13, 2015 to Feb 10, 2016

A presentation of quilts related to World War I.