PGC Fine Craft Fairs
Upcoming Local Chapter Events
Applications are open from now until June 1, 2022The 5th annual Artisan Fair produced by The Lancaster Designer Craftsmen chapter of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen will take place on November 12 and 13, 2022 in the West Hall of the Lebanon Valley...
June 4, 2022Foundry Day is a juried fine art & craft show, produced by the Foundry Day Committee of the Boiling Springs Civic Association and the Yellow Breeches Chapter. It is held in the village of Boiling Springs PA on the 1st...
Applications are open from now until June 21, 2022The Haverford Guild of Craftsmen is now accepting applications for their 2022 Holiday Art & Fine Craft Show! This is an indoor juried event, featuring some of the finest arts and crafts in the...
August 27-28, 2022The Pocono State Craft Festival, held August 27 - 28 is an established show with patrons coming from PA, NJ and NY. We have a loyal local following as well as a strong tourist presence from people who come to...
November 12-13 from 10AM to 5PMThe Haverford Guild of Craftsmen are excited to announce our 2022 Holiday Art & Fine Craft Show! From 10AM to 5PM On November 12th & 13th, we will be at the Haverford Community Recreation and Environmental Center (CREC)...
Upcoming Guild Events
Ultimate Art Camp: Pennsylvania College of Art & Design and the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen: Grades 5-9 – August 1-5
Ultimate Art Camp: Pennsylvania College of Art & Design and the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen: Grades 5-9 – July 18-22
Stained Glass Butterflies
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Master Artisan Dan Hayward Skill Level: Intermediate – This class builds on glass cutting and soldering skills learned in a Beginner Stained Glass or its equivalent. Not recommended for someone with no prior stained glass experience During this one-day workshop, PGC Master Artisan Dan Hayward will lead participants through the process of making 3-D butterflies. Continue reading
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Bob Antonishak Skill Level: Beginner Getting started in woodturning? Woodturning is easy to learn and fun to do. You will learn the ABC of turning; Types of wood turning; Types of tools and which to use for what you are turning; Sharpening tools; and Woodturning safety. In this workshop, you will turn a spindle Continue reading
Glass Flower Pendants
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Jessica Keemer Skill Level: Beginner Make a beautiful glass flower pendant in this 3-hour class! Students will use borosilicate color rods to make their flower pendants. Everyone will make approximately 2-3 pieces and string them onto silk for a complete, ready to wear pendant! Cancellation/Refund Policy: The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen does not provide cash Continue reading
Glass Swizzle Sticks
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Jessica Keemer Skill Level: All Skill Levels Learn the basics of Flameworking while making a set of fun swizzle sticks for your at-home cocktails! All materials are included in the tuition. Each student will have the chance to make at least one set of 5 swizzle sticks, more if you’re a natural! Your swizzle Continue reading
Bezel Set Cuff Bracelets
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Kelly Rapp Skill Level: All skill levels In this three-hour workshop, students will learn how to create a one-of-a-kind bezel set bracelet in sterling silver. Students will learn how to fabricate their own custom bezels and choose from a variety of stones. Soldering, forming, polishing and finishing will all be covered in class. All Continue reading
Frit Glass Pendants
6:00 pm - 8:30 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
Gold & Silver Stacking Rings
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Jessica Keemer Skill Level: Beginner Make three handmade stacking rings in this class with local jeweler Jessica Keemer! Students will learn how to size, form, solder, and finish two 14 k gold-filled bands and one sterling silver band with a bezel set 6 mm stone. Techniques in texturing metal with a hammered finish will be an Continue reading
Sushi Plates with Sumi-é Brushwork
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: John Hunter Skill Level: Intermediate Join us for this new class making one-of-a-kind sushi plates decorated with Sumi-é brushwork! Please note: this class will take place at the Kevin Lehman Studio located at 580 S. Prince Street in Lancaster, PA. Please bring a packed lunch. All materials are included in the tuition. Cancellation/Refund Policy: [insert Continue reading
Intro to Blacksmithing
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Instructor: Nicholas Tucci Skill Level: Beginner Spend a morning or afternoon learning the art of Blacksmithing! Students will have the chance to learn how to forge steel to form hooks and bottle openers. The class will take place outside, rain or shine. We will set up a tent if there is rain. Please wear closed-toe shoes Continue reading
Intro to Cloisonné Enamel
2022-07-09 - 2022-07-12
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Beth deVitry Skill Level: Beginner Create a silver cloisonné enamel pendant. Students will learn to form wires into a design, fill them with layers of wet leaded enamel, and fire them in a kiln. Many layers of enamel will create a beautiful luminous piece of jewelry. Each student will leave with a finished pendant. Continue reading