In a brilliant exhibition of creativity, innovation and technical mastery,
121 distinguished craft artists, 44 of them new to the show this year, show one-of-a-kind
and limited edition work in 12 media --- from furniture and basketry to wood and wearable art. For more information about the show visit www.SmithsonianCraftShow.org
OTHER CRAFT SHOW SPECIAL EVENTS:
American Made with Martha Stewart
Thurs., April 25, 11 a.m.
Martha Stewart shares her thoughts on learning, teaching, and inspiring others to pursue what they love. She discusses her new initiative, American Made.
Tickets: $50. Call 888-832-9554 to order your tickets in advance. Seating is limited. A basket of Martha Stewart products will be raffled off to a lucky member of the audience.
My Collection is My Passion
Sat., April 27, 3 p.m.
Enthusiastic and dedicated collectors discuss acquiring and living with fine craft on a panel moderated by Smithsonian’s Jane Milosch. Free to Smithsonian Craft Show attendees.
Dinners by Design
Sat., April 27, 7 p.m.
Five of Washington’s most noted interior designers—Rosemarie Howe, Andrew Law, David Mitchell, Camille Saum, and Skip Sroka—generously open their homes and kitchens for you to enjoy an evening of dinner and creative conversation with Smithsonian Craft Show artists.
Seats will be auctioned online with bidding starting at $200 (all tax deductible).
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Art + Design: What Comes First
Sun., April 28, 1:30 p.m.
Interior designer David Mitchell will moderate a roundtable discussion with several Washington interior designers about creating a home around your art. Free to Smithsonian Craft Show attendees.