Artist Residencies


Basketry lessons are in demand and we have several artists that have brought their basketry techniques to the WS/FC schools. Carla and Greg Filippelli from Asheville, NC have been long […]

Peter O’Shaughnessy


We are sad to report the passing of Peter O’Shaughnessy, Exhibiting Member in Metal since 1975. Peter O’Shaughnessy of Rockbridge County, VA, artist/blacksmith, adventuresome bicyclist, organic gardener, beloved life partner […]

Reagan High School Students Take Control of Their Environment


Ceramic Artist Pam Brewer from Newland, NC came to Reagan High School to create a mosaic mural installed permanently in the school. Led by art teacher Jennifer Willard, the mural […]

Piedmont Craftsmen Welcomes New Exhibiting Members


Piedmont Craftsmen is excited to welcome seventeen new Exhibiting Members with a Show in the Gallery from March 1 to 30. “New Members 2019” will open during the March Gallery […]

New Life Members Are Honored


  Beginning with our 50th Anniversary in 2013, the Board of Directors decided that every five years the organization should celebrate the organizations accomplishments and the talents of our craft […]

2018 Craftsmen Fair Award Winners


At the Piedmont Craftsmen’s Fair, three exhibiting artists were presented with an Award of Excellence. A three person committee, which changes every year, is invited to choose three artists who […]