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Washington Craft Show 2013

Annual Craft Show in Washington, DC

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Washington Craft Show 2013

Washington Craft Show

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The Washington Craft Show is a wonderful place to shop for unique gifts and decorative items. This annual show at the Washington Convention Center features a wide variety of contemporary crafts including metal, leather, basketry, jewelry, ceramics, glass and more. It is one of the nation's leading events of contemporary craft, bringing together more than 190 accomplished craft artists, who create timeless works to use, wear and display all year. This is a juried show, drawing the best work from across the nation. See photos and get a glimpse of the show.

Craft Show Dates and Hours
November 1-3, 2013
Friday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.–5 p.m.

2013 Highlights
  • informative discussions by leaders in the field of American Contemporary Craft, including Elizabeth Broun, Ph.D., Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum; Nicholas Bell, Curator of American Craft and Decorative Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum; Jennifer Sergent, former editor of Washington Spaces Magazine and HGTV, and founder of DC by Design blog; and wearable art maker Amy Nguyen.

  • fashion shows (Friday, 3pm & Saturday, 1pm) will highlight the work of nearly three-dozen of the fashion designers and jewelry artists.
Location
Washington Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC
(800) 368-9000 and (202) 249-3000.
See a map and directions

Parking
The most convenient parking is at the Eagle Parking Lot at the corner of 9th and Massachusetts Ave. NW or the PMI Parking Lot close to the Convention Center.

Admission
Adults $15, seniors $14, children under 12 free. After 6 p.m. on Friday, tickets are $6.

Official Website
www.craftsamericashows.com

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