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Bedford Artisan Trail »

Bedford County

Harrisonburg-Rockingham Artisan Trail »

Rockingham County with the City of Harrisonburg

HeART and Soil of the Shenandoah Valley Artisan Trail »

Augusta County with Cities of Staunton and Waynesboro

Monticello Artisan Trail »

Albemarle and Nelson Counties with the City of Charlottesville

Northern Neck Artisan Trail »

King George, Lancaster, Westmoreland, Northumberland, and Richmond Counties

Page Valley Artisan Trail »

Page County

Rappahannock County Artisan Trail »

Rappahannock County

O Shenandoah County Artisan Trail »

Shenandoah County

Smith River Artisan Trail »

Henry County with the City of Martinsville

Top of Virginia Artisan Trail »

Frederick County with the City of Winchester

Virginia's Eastern Shore Artisan Trail »

Accomac and Northampton Counties

Virginia’s Western Highlands Artisan Trail »

Alleghany, Bath, Craig, and Highland Counties

Artisan Trails of Southwest Virginia »

The Counties of Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Grayson, Lee, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise, Wythe, and the Cities of Bristol, Galax, Norton and Radford.

Choose from the many creative excursions and activities available as you plan your trip to Virginia!   The Artisan Trail Network will help you navigate a unique adventure.  We invite you to explore the byways and back roads, visiting craft artisan studios, agri-artisan gardens & farms, wineries & breweries, galleries & craft related venues, local businesses & eclectic shops and historical & cultural points of interest.

Create your own personalized itinerary using our interactive trip planner to map all the delightful places to visit via the “Virginia is for Lovers” traveler’s gateway.  Discover unique trail sites to visit by searching by media, type of business, keywords and other search options. Select the places and talented artisans you want to visit and print out the driving maps that will get you to their door.

Enjoy the local flavor of your destinations by choosing unique dining and privately owned lodging as you wind your way from studio to farm enjoying the scenic landscapes and points of interest along the way.

Plan using the calendar feature to look ahead for seasonal events like arts & craft festivals, exhibitions, farm market activities and cultural holidays.


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Virginia Oyster Trail

Featured on NPR: "Why The Southeast Could Become The Napa Valley Of Oysters" (read more)

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News & Updates

Bedford, Virginia releases Video Showcasing its Artisan Trail
ACV Celebrates the Inauguration of the Northern Neck Artisan Trail
Top of Virginia Artisan Trail Welcomes Clarke County in Collaborative Partnership
ACV Celebrates the Inauguration of the Smith River Artisan Trail
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Our Juried Artisans

Conyers, Lynn Hilton

"Contemporary Raku Artist"
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HeART and Soil of the Shenandoah Valley Artisan Trail Artisan Studios Ceramics:

Tweedie, Karen

"Jewelry designer/metalsmith - My creations combine childlike playfulness with adult artistry using natural materials."
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Virginia Oyster Trail Artists Virginia’s Eastern Shore Artisan Trail Artisan Studios Jewelry:  Metal,

Butcher, Elaine

"Handmade geometric jewelry, created and worn in the quest to be extra ordinary. "
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Jewelry:  Metal,  Precious/Semi-Precious Stone,

Ross, Anne

"Custom Handcrafted Leather Goods"
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Leather:  Accessories,

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