From Chincateague to Cumberland Gap, discover hundreds of artisan studios, art venues, agri-artisan farms, culinary, cultural and hospitality sites from all around the state offering unique experiences and gifts this season.
Take Home A Piece of Virginia - An Experience; A Memory; A Skill
Create a journey of discovery as you plan your unique Virginia adventure on the Artisan Trail Network!
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.
Invoking Art as Business Workshops & Seminars:
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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.
"Jewelry designer/metalsmith - my creations combine childlike playfulness with adult artistry using natural materials."
Eastern Shore Artisan Studios Jewelry: Metal,
"Capturing the natural beauty and wonder of American wood"
Wood: Functional Accessories (non-wearable);
"For me there is no better fulfillment then preserving the Art of Hand Carved Decoys."
Wood: Hand Carved,