PGC Fine Craft Fairs

Fine Craft Fair – Spring Rittenhouse Square, May 12-14, 2023

The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen showcases American-made Fine Craft in the heart of Philadelphia’s historic Rittenhouse Square. It is a thriving, walkable area of the city, alive with restaurants, offices, high-income residents, businesses, museums, and universities. This highly attended show draws customers from Philadelphia, its surrounding suburbs, as well as New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Show attendance also benefits from being in a high tourist attended area of the city.

Fine Craft Fair – Summer Ludwig’s Corner, June 24-25, 2023

We are thrilled to announce our second year at this outdoor venue in the picturesque countryside of Chester County. This easy-to-access location, just 5 miles from the PA Turnpike Downingtown exit offers a serene setting for our 100+ artists and ample parking for our guests. This event draws from the City of Philadelphia and its affluent suburbs, and the rapidly growing southeastern PA area. Patrons should plan to spend the day shopping for cutting-edge, contemporary fine craft including jewelry, functional and decorative pottery, men’s and women’s wearables, and upscale home furnishings while enjoying a myriad of options from our food truck court.

Fine Craft Fair – Summer Chase Center on the Riverfront, July 29-30, 2023

The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen showcases American-made Fine Craft in the beautiful, climate-controlled, easy-to-access, Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE. This highly attended show draws customers from Wilmington, Philadelphia, its surrounding suburbs, as well as New Jersey, and Maryland.

Fine Craft Fair – Fall Rittenhouse Square, October 13-15, 2023

The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen showcases American-made Fine Craft in the heart of Philadelphia’s historic Rittenhouse Square. It is a thriving, walkable area of the city, alive with restaurants, offices, high-income residents, businesses, museums, and universities. This highly attended show draws customers from Philadelphia, its surrounding suburbs, as well as New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Show attendance also benefits from being in a high tourist attended area of the city.

Upcoming Local Chapter Events

Haverford: Call for Artists! Now Accepting Applications for our Spring 2023 Art & Fine Craft Show!

Applications are open from now until January 31, 2023
We are pleased to announce that applications are now open for our 2023 Spring Art & Fine Craft Show! We will be back at the CREC (Community Recreation and Environmental Center) in Haverford. This...

Upcoming Guild Events

Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen’s Guild Store – First Fridays

Every First Friday, the PA Guild of Craftsmen highlights some of the best art and fine craft our state has to offer. Located on the popular “300 Block of N. Queen St,” our Guild Store represents over 125 member artists from Lancaster County, PA, and beyond. Stop in and see what’s new, check out our […]

Upcoming Workshops

  • Leather Clutch - Online Workshop
    2022-11-10 - 2023-12-31
    12:20 pm - 11:55 pm

Instructor: Lisa Ditty Skill Level: Beginner “Make Me Mine” Leather Clutch Workshop – Online Class – Ongoing LPDstudios has teamed up with the PA Guild of Craftsmen and is now offering its first “Make Me Mine” Leather Clutch Workshop as an online class.  Now you can create this beautiful leather clutch in your own home.  Continue reading

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  • Wheel Thrown Pottery
    2022-12-06
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Instructor: Carlo Jury Skill Level: Beginner Have you ever wanted to learn how to throw clay? In this two hour class, students will learn the skills necessary to throw bowls, cups, and cylinders. Each student will have the chance to make several pieces and choose from 2 house glazes to fire their work in. The first Continue reading

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  • Glass Blown Christmas Pickle
    2022-12-08
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Instructor: Michael Peluso Skill Level: Beginner In this two-hour class, students will have the opportunity to make a pickle ornament all on their own! Students will learn the basics of color application and blowing after witnessing the instructor do a demonstration. All materials are included in the tuition. About the Instructor: In life, the recycling Continue reading

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  • Gingko Leaf Necklace
    2022-12-08
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Jessica Keemer Skill Level: Beginner Learn how to make a stone set Gingko necklace in this new workshop! Students will learn how to size, form, solder, and finish their pieces. Techniques in texturing metal and polishing will be covered in class. Students will have the option to solder and stone set a 6mm cabochon to Continue reading

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  • Stained Glass Snowflakes
    2022-12-10
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Instructor: Dan Hayward Skill Level: Beginner During this one-day workshop, stained glass Master Artisan Dan Hayward will share his techniques for creating “snowflakes” from stained glass. Dan will help you through each of the steps from selecting materials, shaping with a grinder, applying copper foil, positioning the pieces, soldering, and finishing. Participants will be able Continue reading

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  • Make a Cardinal Wall Art Quilt
    2022-12-10
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Instructor: Burd Kerchner Skill Level: Beginner An Art Quilt is a creative work that is layered and stitched. In this class, students will learn how to create a 12’ x 12” Cardinal Wall Art Quilt, using small scraps for the fabric to make the bird’s body and leaves. Students will then quilt the bird after the design is complete and leave Continue reading

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  • Stained Glass Snowflakes
    2022-12-11
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Instructor: Dan Hayward Skill Level: Beginner During this one-day workshop, stained glass Master Artisan Dan Hayward will share his techniques for creating “snowflakes” from stained glass. Dan will help you through each of the steps from selecting materials, shaping with a grinder, applying copper foil, positioning the pieces, soldering, and finishing. Participants will be able Continue reading

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  • Glass Blown Christmas Ornaments
    2022-12-13
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Instructor: Michael Peluso Skill Level: Beginner In this two-hour class, students will have the opportunity to make an ornament all on their own! Students will learn the basics of color application and blowing after witnessing the instructor do a demonstration. All materials are included in the tuition. About the Instructor: In life, the recycling of Continue reading

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  • Glass Snowmen Ornaments
    2022-12-16
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Jessica Keemer Skill level: Beginner Learn how to make your own snowman ornaments in this new class! Students will learn the basics of working with Borosilicate and Frit glass while creating cute snowmen. Make as many ornaments as you wish to decorate your tree or give them as gifts. No flameworking experience is necessary. Continue reading

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  • Frit Glass Pendants
    2022-12-17
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Instructor: Jessica Keemer Skill Level: Beginner Learn the art of flameworking with frit glass! Students will use crushed-up glass and implode these small pieces of glass into clear glass to make frit pendants. Everyone will make approximately 3-5 pendants and string them onto silk for a complete, ready-to-wear pendant! Cancellation/Refund Policy:  To purchase Continue reading

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