Virginia Artisan Fall Festivals Galore!

Artisan festivals, farm markets & cultural celebrations invite you to take part in a wide array of joyous talents, tastes & treasures! Check out "Our Artisans" to find workshops that will nurture your thirst for a new found skill.  Venture out on an Artisan Trail for first-hand arts & agri/aqua Artisan experiences in one of Virginia's extraordinary communities.  

Take Home A Piece of Virginia - An Experience; A Memory; A Skill


Artisan Trail Network

Create a journey of discovery as you plan your unique Virginia adventure on the Artisan Trail Network!

 

HeART & Soil of the Shenandoah Valley Artisan Trail

Monticello Artisan Trail

O Shenandoah County Artisan Trail 

Virginia's Western Highlands Trail 

Bedford Artisan Trail

Developing Trails:

Virginia's Eastern Shore Artisan Trail 

Smith River Artisan Trail 

Page County Artisan Trail (working title) 

Rappahannock County Artisan Trail

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ACV has received Virginia Tourism Corporation grant support to produce photo-video presentations of select artisan trail participants. Email us if you’re interested in being featured.


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Studio School

Invoking Art as Business Workshops & Seminars:

Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave, VA

Tidewater Community College Virginia Beach Student Center for the Women's Business Gateway, ODU 

Patrick Henry Community College, Martinsville, VA

Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA.

Scholarship assistance is available to ACV members.  APPLY NOW!

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Retail Partners

To Shop ACV is to Buy Local

ACV affiliates feature Virginia artisans who are widely accomplished and distinguished at creating fine craft… the best in their field!

Discover the joy of owning hand-crafted, functional pieces, heritage craft items, unique collectibles and wear-ables of the highest quality made by a Virginia craft artisan.

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News & Updates

Eastern Shore Names Its Trail
Bedford County Launches its Artisan Trail!
Virginia Joins 40 States to Celebrate American Craft Week’s Fifth Anniversary
Martinsville/Henry County Names its Artisan Trail
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Our Juried Artisans

Rayner, Brian


"The creation of furniture and sculpture from wood is an exploration of the essential relationship between human and tree."
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Wood:  Furniture,  Sculptural,

Jaeger, Walter


"Custom Cabinentmakers"
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Wood:  Furniture,

Fredericksen, Nell J


"First and foremost, the beauty I see in everything around me flows both consciously and subconsciously through all my designs."
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Ceramics:  Functional, Jewelry:  Metal,  Precious/Semi-Precious Stone,

Pettigrew, Alex


"Capturing the natural beauty and wonder of American wood"
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Wood:  Functional Accessories (non-wearable);

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