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August 2018 #MeetTheMaker - Elizabeth Cohen

#MeetTheMaker August 2018 features potter Elizabeth Cohen . During our interview with Elizabeth, we learn more about how she taught herself pottery, some of her favorite resources for artists and what duties she feels artists have today. Watch it below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=goybaIZx41c&t=8s
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The Society Announces 2018 Mineck Fellow, Tom Shields

Congratulations to 2018 John D. Mineck Fellow, Tom Shields ! With the help of Sarah Marriage and Miguel Gómez‐Ibáñez, the Society of Arts + Crafts recommends Tom Shields as this year's Mineck Foundation Furniture Fellow. Shields is at a moment in his career where he is ready to take on more within his practice. Through his writing he defi...
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Announcing #MeetTheMaker - July 2018 with Jennifer Yogel of Local Color Jewelry

The Society of Arts + Crafts is excited to announce a new monthly video series: #MeetTheMaker! Each month we will chat with a local artist and learn more about them and their work. Jennifer Yogel of Local Color Jewelry is our first interview. During this short char, we discuss her mentors, what inspires her and Viking knitting! Watch...
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2018 John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship is Now Open

The Society of Arts + Crafts is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2018 John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship . The Mineck Fellowship, funded by the John D. Mineck Foundation and administered by the Society, awards $25,000 to a young-in-career furniture artist to help them succeed in their journey. Funding is intended to help ...
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Thanks everyone for another wonderful CraftBoston Holiday!

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THANK YOU to everyone who helped to make CraftBoston Holiday another successful show! Artists, trustees, volunteers and staff all come together twice a year to share contemporary craft with the city of Boston. Supporting CraftBoston supports the Society, the nation's oldest craft nonprofit, as well as the small businesses of hundreds of craftspeopl...
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Turning the Page: Crafter Hour Recap

Last week, the Society hosted an amazing program, a round-table discussion with five folks working in the field of fiber. It was an honor to have: Angela Drakeford, Stephen Hamilton (Fiber artist, educator), Beth McLaughlin (Chief Curator of Exhibitions and Collections at Fuller Craft Museum), Maria Molteni (Nashville-to-Boston-based multimedia &am...
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Society Artists in the Spotlight

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The Society's mission is to support craft artists and provide opportunities. We are proud to share several recent features written about Tanya Crane, Adrienne Sloane, and Jack Mauch. Please browse through these shout outs to outstanding New England artists. Tanya Crane Where Boston Read More Adrienne Sloane Mass Cultural Council Read More Jack Mauc...
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