We're hiring!

We’re hiring!

We are excited to announce that the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen is hiring for two positions.  We’re a close-knit team that promotes and supports art and fine craft through our education and membership programs, fine craft fairs, exhibitions, and store. Membership/Event Manager Structure: The Membership/Event Manager is a 32-hour/week position and reports to the Executive […]

Art of Social Media Quarterly

  Art of Social Media – Quarterly   Register today Non-Members $250.00 USDMembers $225.00 USDSession 1 Only (non-members) $75.00 USDSession 2 Only (non-members) $75.00 USDSession 3 Only (non-members) $75.00 USDSession 4 Only (non-members) $75.00 USDSession 1 Only (members) $67.00 USDSession 2 Only (members) $67.00 USDSession 3 Only (members) $67.00 USDSession 4 Only (members) $67.00 USD […]

Gifts for the Makers in Your Life

Gifts for the Makers in Your Life

Artists and craftsmen are often difficult to shop for. Their wishlist includes specialized supplies, or (like my dad!) they just purchase what they want without waiting for a gift-giving occasion. If every year pushes you to be more creative in your planning, here are a few ideas! A workshop. The Guild’s How to Photograph Your Artwork on January […]

Photo by Wilde Photography

Internships and Apprenticeships

Jeweler Cara Romano recently opened her studio for a traditional internship – one that looks more like an apprenticeship than the usual unpaid-intern situation common to today’s graduates. Emily Shaffer, a recent graduate of Kutztown University’s Craft Program, will spend a year with Cara focusing on jewelry making, arts administration and small business management. The […]

Lisa Muller works on a piece in our Cold Wax Painting workshop

Thanksgivings

Happy and safe travels for all of you this weekend. We’re so thankful for the time you take to read these posts, for your creativity, and for your support of handmade craft.

Experimental Mixed Media – December 6, 2014

Experimental Mixed Media – December 6, 2014     Register today! Call us to register for multiple sessions at a discount.  Non-Members $75.00 USD Members $67.00 USD  click to register online or call us at 717-431-8706. email with inquiries. Saturday, 10 am – 2 pm Pennsylvania Guild Center of American Craft, Lancaster  (Directions) Instructor: Christine Goldbeck Skill Level:  […]

Flames! Glass! Craft!

Flames! Glass! Craft!

We are taking a deep breath in between our last fine craft fair of the year and diving into the holidays. Highlights of the Guild’s fine craft fair included our Annual Member’s gathering, where we demolished delicious appetizers created by our member Carol Rosenbarker, and celebrated the past year of workshops, exhibitions, and craft fairs. […]