CALIFORNIA explores the diverse craft heritage, traditions and innovations in the Golden State. Featuring Pomo basket weaver Corine Pearce, silversmith Randy Stromsoe, stained glass artists at Judson Studios, cabinet makers James Ipekjian and Jack Ipekjian, and textile artist Deborah... MORE »
Arline Fisch: Aquatic Bloom June 9 – August 4, 2018 The Craft in America Center is pleased to present a solo exhibition of knitted metal sea creatures by pioneering artist Arline Fisch. For this installation, Fisch’s work will transform the... MORE »
Jellyfish and Other Sea Creatures Saturdays: June 16, 23, 30 July 07, 14, 21, 28 August 04 1:30-4:30 PM These drop-in events are FREE Beginning June 16th, the Craft in America Center will be hosting FREE drop-in activities for... MORE »
Craft in America is excited to announce that we got the grants! We are beyond thrilled that the California Arts Council will be supporting our Craft in Schools programming through an Arts Education Exposure grant. They will also be supporting our... MORE »
Randall Darwall (1948-2017) was a master colorist and weaver whose hallmark is an extraordinarily refined aesthetic, and one of contemporary craft’s finest weavers, bringing an intelligence and liveliness to his work. He saw his goal as “not just making... MORE »
Fiber artist Consuelo Jimenez Underwood Artist Talk on December 2, 2017 for the Mano-Made: New Expression in Craft by Latino Artists exhibition at the Craft in America Center. Mano-Made is part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.
From solid blocks of glass sculpture to the finest crystal serving pieces, glass never just sits there. It reflects, glitters, gleams, and shines. Whether it’s on display, on your table, or on your body, there’s something to this material... MORE »
In this lesson, students will view the Preston Singletary segment from the NATURE episode of the PBS series Craft in America. Students will hear from the artist, the team of assistants that help with his glasswork, and independent curator... MORE »