Whether you buy for discriminating clients, a gallery, museum, or retail store, the American Craft Shows are the best place to touch, feel, and explore high-quality American craft.
February 22 – 23, 2017
Visit the American Craft Show in Baltimore, the premier wholesale marketplace showcasing the highest-quality handmade work by more than 500 of the country’s most talented jewelry, clothing, and home décor artists. Stay in Baltimore and shop the additional 300 makers who move in February 24 – 26 for the retail portion of our show.
March 17 – 19, 2017
More than 225 top contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture, and home décor artists from across the country will gather under one roof. This is the largest juried, indoor craft show in the Southeast — a must-attend for craft lovers. Preview participating wholesale artists and learn more.
April 7 – 9, 2017
Preview party April 6, 2017 – Free admission with buyer registration!
Join more than 225 artists for three days of festivities celebrating all things handmade! This is the American Craft Council’s only Midwest show. Preview participating wholesale artists and learn more.
August 4 – 6, 2017
Meet more than 225 top contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture, and home décor artists from across the country at the largest juried craft show west of the Rockies. Preview participating wholesale artists and learn more.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, buyers will be required to purchase tickets in advance or at the show. To receive your buyer badge, you will be required to visit our show office, and we'll exchange your ticket for your buyer badge. Buyers must be on file as a returning buyer or provide us with the necessary credentials mentioned below in order to receive a buyer badge.
REQUIREMENTS FOR NEW BUYERS
If you are in the business of purchasing craft for resale, you qualify. All we need is a copy of your resale certificate or interior design certificate/license and one of the five additional credentials listed below to confirm you are a qualified buyer. A business card or company credit card must be submitted to verify each additional employee.
Companies must submit any of the following to qualify:
- Copy of resale certificate
- Storefront photograph showing business name
- Published yellow pages listing
- Published business advertisement
- Copy of business/vendor license
- Copy of current commercial store lease
- Website address
Each attendee/employee/buyer registering for the first time must submit one of the following:
- Personalized, imprinted business card
- Copy of cancelled payroll check
- Copy of company CC in employee's name
- Copy of W2 form
- Invoice or purchase order with buyer's name and company
- Buyer's name on resale tax certificate
- Buyer-signed business check
You do not need to present business credentials unless you are a new employee with the company and not already on file in our buyer directory.