Why Join a Local Chapter?

Your membership in PGC allows you to join one regional chapter free of charge. Each chapter is unique in the activities and meetings they plan but the biggest benefit to joining a chapter is the ability to become involved with your local community of artists. Chapter activities may include:

  • Field Trips
  • Chapter-Sponsored Fine Craft Fairs, Gallery Tours and Art Walks
  • Chapter-run stores (in-person and online)
  • Regular Meetings & Get-Togethers
  • Potlucks and Picnics
  • “Make and Take” Workshops
  • Collaborative Projects
  • Chapter mentoring

Upcoming Local Chapter Events

Yellow Breeches: The 35th Annual Foundry Day Arts & Crafts Festival – June 3, 2023

Now Accepting Applications through March 1
Date: June 3, 2023The 35th Annual Foundry Day Arts & Crafts Festival, held in Boiling Springs, PA (Cumberland County) is seeking craftsmen applications for its popular one day show to be held on June 3, 2023, rain or shine. Join over 100 juried craftsmen and artists to showcase your art along Children’s Lake. This free event offers free parking and shuttle service. Foundry Day is sponsored in part by the Yellow Breeches Chapter. Application is at https://ybcrafts.org/events/foundry-day-arts-crafts-festival/Email questions to foundryday86@gmail.com

Call for Artisans – Pocono State Craft Festival 2023

Now in its 28th year, the Pocono State Craft Festival has long been a favorite of artisans who return year after year. Craftspeople give it great reviews for its friendly atmosphere and great organization.Apply to this year’s show today: online at https://poconoarts.org/opportunities/ or for a printable application: https://2021.poconocrafts.com/Juried by 3 images of work, 1 booth image and $10 application fee. First jury is March 10, after that, rolling until full. For information: info@poconocrafts.com or call 570-476-4460.

Haverford: 2023 Holiday Art & Fine Craft Show

Applications are open from now until June 20, 2023
Location: Haverford Community Recreation and Environmental Center (CREC) at 9000 Parkview Drive, Haverford, PA 19041Date: November 11 & 12, 2023Time: 10AM to 5PM both daysCost: (10x10) $315Link to Apply: https://www.entrythingy.com/d=haverfordguild.org#dashboardThe Haverford Guild of Craftsmen is now accepting applications for their 2023 Holiday Art & Fine Craft Show! This is an indoor juried event, featuring some of the finest arts and crafts in the Philadelphia area. HGC Fine Art & Craft Shows attract visitors from Philadelphia and its surrounding counties, New Jersey, Delaware and beyond. Our patrons represent an educated and affluent demographic with a taste for exceptional artwork and a sensibility for supporting local businesses.For more information, please visit our website here or send an email to haverfordguild@gmail.comIf you have never done a show with us before, click on this link for Frequently asked questions and what to expect!https://haverfordguild.org/artist-show-application-faq/