Calendar of Events

February Events

Life in Color

February 1st, 2019 - February 23rd, 2019
Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fiber artist, Karen Poetzinger and Metal artist, Annie G. Williams are featured in Gallery February 1st - 23rd.  The show will open on Friday, February 1st during the Gallery Hop from 7:00 till 9:00 PM.

Karen Poetzinger is from Pittsboto, NC and has been a member since 2006

Annie G. Williams is from Winston-Salem, NC and has been a member since 2014

March Events

New Members Exhibition & Gallery Hop

March 1st, 2019
Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

A exhibit featuring the artwork of 22 new craft artists.    Opening during the Gallery Hop on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.

Donor Appreciation Event

March 1st, 2019
Friday 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Donors and New Members will be the first to enjoy the artwork of 22 new craft artists.  This reception is by invitation only.

New Member Exhibition

March 1st, 2019 - March 30th, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Featuring the artwork of 22 new Exhibiting Members.

April Events

Pots & Prints

April 5th, 2019 - April 27th, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Pots & Prints is a exhibit featuring clay artist Evelyn Ward and printmaker John Furches.

Pots & Prints

April 5th, 2019
Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

A special exhibit featuring clay artist Evelyn Ward and print maker John Furches.  The exhibit will open during the First Friday Gallery Hop from 7:00 till 9:00 PM

May Events

Pattern Dye & Clay

May 3rd, 2019 - May 31st, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Pattern Dye & Clay is an exhibit of work by fiber artist Margaret Agner and clay artist Kristin Schoonover.  The exhibit will open to the public on Friday, May 3rd from 7:00 till 9:00 pm during the First Friday Gallery Hop.

Gala and Auction – A Celebration of JoAnne Vernon

May 18th, 2019
Saturday 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Piedmont Craftsmen and Sawtooth School present Gala and Auction - A Celebration of JoAnne Vernon.  JoAnne was Piedmont Craftsmen's Gallery Manager and Sawtooth's Executive Director.  Her art collection was given to both organizations by her husband to sell.  This fundraiser will support both and celebrate an amazing person

Contact either Piedmont Craftsmen at 336-725-1516 or Sawtooth School at 336-723-7395 to receive an invitation to this event.

June Events

Extreme Texture

June 7th, 2019 - July 27th, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

This show will focus on texture an how craft artist employ extreme measures by applying innovative techniques to achieve just the right feel, appearance and consistency to the surface.  A variety of artists will be represented as well as media.   The show will open during the First Friday Gallery Hop on June 7th.

August Events

Comfort & Chaos

August 2nd, 2019 - August 31st, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Comfort & Chaos features artwork by wood artist Elia Bizzarri and quilts by Ann Harwell.  The exhibit will open during the First Friday Gallery Hop on August 2nd from 7:00 till 9:00 PM.

September Events

Fire & Earth

September 6th, 2019 - September 28th, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Fire & Earth is an exhibit featuring the artwork of glass artist Warner Whitfield and clay artist Kathy Triplett.  the show will open during the First Friday Gallery Hop on October 4th.

October Events

41 Deliberate Acts of Random

October 4th, 2019 - October 26th, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

41 Deliberate Acts of Random features the amazing random weave baskets of Carla & Greg Filippelli.   The show will open during the 1st Friday Gallery Hop on October 4th from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.

November Events

Earthbound

November 1st, 2019 - November 30th, 2019
Friday 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Earthbound features the artwork of clay artist Marina Bosetti and jewelry artists Una BarrettThe exhibit will open during the 1st Friday Gallery Hop on November 1st from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.

Piedmont Craftsmen’s Fair Preview Night

November 22nd, 2019
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Preview Night is a special event for donors, sponsors and Exhibiting Members of Piedmont Craftsmen.   Held annually at the Benton Convention Center, Preview Night is the opening for the "Grande Dame of Craft Fairs".

Friday, November 22nd, 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Piedmont Craftsmen’s Fair

November 23rd, 2019 - November 24th, 2019
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Held annually at the Benton Convention Center, the Piedmont Craftsmen's Fair showcases the artwork of one hundred artists from across the United States.

Preview Night, Friday, November 22nd, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Saturday, November 23rd, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, November 24th, 12 noon - 5:00 pm