These are events that Artisans Studio Tour members participate in and that share our high standards of quality.  We encourage you to support these partner events.

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Craft + Design, a Richmond, Virginia, craft show, with a reputation for showcasing the finest in contemporary craft. November 16 – 18, 2018, at Main Street Station’s newly renovated train shed.
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16 Hands Studio Tour takes place twice a year in Floyd, Virginia. The next tour is Thanks Giving weekend: November 23 – 24, 10 am – 5 pm • November 25, 1 – 5 pm
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Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival takes place twice a year and center around the Juried Art Show along with entertainment for the whole family. Great food and some of the best local wines are becoming a larger attraction each year. Entertainment is diverse and reflects the melting pot of tastes found in Central Virgina. Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival: October 6, 10 am – 5:30 pm & October 7, 10 am – 5 pm. For more information visit,

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The Virginia Clay Festival is held annually in the town of Stanardsville in beautiful Greene County, Virginia. This festival is an art show celebrating the creative possibilities of clay and is a gathering of Virginia finest potters, sculptors and jewelers selling their latest work. Demonstrations by artists, live acoustic music, play-with-clay children's area, and artisan food trucks enhance this event. Virginia Clay Festival: September 22 & 23, 2018, 10 am – 5 pm.
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43rd Street Festival, Richmond, Virginia. From street art to fine art, the 27th annual 43rd Street Festival of the Arts has something for everyone. RVA neighborhood art festival with music and food. Fundraiser for CARITAS. Saturday, September 15, 10 am - 5pm.