American Craft Council
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Recently Published Stories
Celebrating 50 years of awards honoring distinction in the craft fieldWe're pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 ACC Awards, which honor individuals and organizations for exceptional artistic, scholarly, and philanthropic contributions to the craft field.
Meditative craft to keep us connectedOpportunities to slow down, de-stress, and appreciate making.
Hennepin MadeWith their handmade lighting company, a pair of glassblowers find success in the transition from studio artists to small manufacturers.
Inside the Artist's Studio: Untamed HeartsThis video takes you inside the studio of jewelry artist Julia Bernadsky of Untamed Hearts.
Upcoming ACC Events
American Craft Show, Atlanta 2020
This show was canceled in March to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. Our artists need your support during these challenging times. Please shop their work online.
American Craft Show, San Francisco 2020
July 31: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
August 1: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
August 2: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
NEW DATES: American Craft Show, St. Paul 2020
October 8: 6 – 9 p.m. (Preview Party)
October 9: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
October 10: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
October 11: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
American Craft Forum: Innovation in the Face of Adversity Part 1Start dateFriday, 04/03/2020, 2:00 PMEnd dateFriday, 04/03/2020, 3:15 PMThe first part in our series of three conversations explores marketplace responses to the COVID-19 outbreak.
American Craft Forum: Innovation in the Face of Adversity Part 2Start dateFriday, 04/10/2020, 2:00 PMEnd dateFriday, 04/10/2020, 3:15 PMConversation two of three focuses on relief opportunities for artists and organizations impacted by COVID-19.
American Craft Forum: Innovation in the Face of Adversity Part 3Start dateFriday, 04/17/2020, 2:00 PMEnd dateFriday, 04/17/2020, 3:15 PMOur third and final conversation in this series will consider the role of craft education in responding to the current crisis.