Connect 2 Craft

The Canadian Crafts Federation / Fédération canadienne des métiers d’art(CCF/FCMA) works with the Provincial and Territorial Craft Councils and affiliate organizations to unite, enrich, empower and celebrate the professional contemporary craft sector through collaborative action, networking, and community development.

The Manitoba Artist-Run Centres Coalition (MARCC) works to ensure visual artists and artists organizations are valued in Manitoba.

Find craft from Whitehorse to St John’s and support your local craft community at

First Fridays – When Galleries, artist studios and shops stay open late to welcome your visit on the 1st Friday of each month.

Manitobans for the Arts was created to advance arts, culture, heritage and creativity in this province.

International Craft Organizations

Artesanias de Chile
Crafts Australia
Crafts Center – Washington
Crafts Council of Britain
Crafts Report
Glass Art Society
Handweavers Guild of America
World Crafts Council

Manitoba Media Specific Organizations

Manitoba Prairie Quilters

Manitoba Weavers and Fibre Artists

Woodturner’s Association of Manitoba

World of Woodturners

Winnipeg Embroiderers’ Guild

MAWA – Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art

National Craft Organizations

Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild

Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery

Canadian Crafts Federation

Canadian Quilters Association

Provincial Craft Councils

Craft Council of British Columbia

Alberta Craft Council

Saskatchewan Craft Council

Craft Ontario

Conseil des métiers d’art du Quebec

Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador

Craft NB / Métiers d’art NB

Nova Scotia Designer Crafts Council

PEI Crafts Council

Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association

Funding Resources for Artists

Winnipeg Arts Council

Manitoba Arts Council

Canada Council for the Arts

Visit the Canadian Crafts Federation Resource Page to learn more and discover opportunities offered by the Canada Council for the Arts



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