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

Pocono State Craft Festival 2022 – Call for Artists

August 27-28, 2022
The 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 the Poconos for its natural beauty and outdoor activities. We are still taking applications for the show. Please see our website www.poconocrafts.com for information and application.

Lancaster: Artisan Fair – Last Chance to Apply!

Late Applications are open from now until November 3, 2022

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Application Dates: Jul 15, 2022 - Nov 3, 2022 Application Fee: $20.00 Notification Date: Nov 3, 2022
Lancaster Designer Craftsmen – ARTISAN FAIR  – November 12-13, 2022
Please Note: This is a "late application". Invitations are determined on space and jury score at the time of the submitted application. Lancaster Designer Craftsmen will notify you via email directly. The 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 Exposition Center and Fairgrounds in Lebanon PA.  After a 2-year break due to the COVID pandemic we are looking forward to an exciting return to an Expo of American made fine craft and fine art featuring local and national fine artist and craftspeople who make functional pottery, handmade jewelry, designer clothing, glass art, woodworking and more. The Artisan Fair is a 2-day event of juried artisans. Lebanon Valley Exposition Center and Fairgrounds iscentrally located betewen Harrisburg, Hershey, Lancaster, and Reading PA areas. The Lebanon Valley Exposition Center has 8...

Haverford: 2022 Holiday Art & Fine Craft Show

November 12-13 from 10AM to 5PM
The 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) – 9000 Parkview Dr., Haverford, PA 19041 with more than 60 artists and fine craftsmen. Shop small and support the arts this holiday season! The handcrafted work of our Juried Artists includes: Basketry, Ceramics, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Mixed Media, Painting, Paper Craft, Photography, Wood … and so much more! Admission is $5, $3 with a coupon, Free for kids 12 and under. You can also purchase raffle tickets for a $25 gift certificate to shop with any artist in the show. Tickets are 1/$5 and 3/$10. For more information and directions, please visit our website at: haverfordguild.org/2022-holiday-art-fine-craft-show/ Questions? Feel free to email us at haverfordguild@gmail.com

Lancaster: Artisan Fair

November 12th & 13th 2022
Lancaster Designer Craftsmen Artisan Fair will be on November 12, 2022 to November 13, 2022 at the Lebanon Valley Exposition Center, 80 Rocherty Rd, Lebanon PA 17402. The 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 Exposition Center and Fairgrounds in Lebanon PA. After a 2-year break due to the COVID pandemic we are looking forward to an exciting return to an Expo of American made fine craft and fine art featuring local and national fine artist and craftspeople who make functional pottery, handmade jewelry, designer clothing, glass art, woodworking and more. The Artisan Fair is a 2-day event featuring approximately 70 juried artisans. Lebanon Valley Exposition Center and Fairgrounds is centrally located betewen Harrisburg, Hershey, Lancaster, and Reading PA areas. The Lebanon Valley Exposition Center has 8 exposition halls with multiple events typically happening at the same time.  

Show Dates/Time

Dates: November 12 & 13, 2022 Times: Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday 10 am - 4 pm Location: West Hall of the Lebanon Valley Exposition Center,...