About the Chapter

Tennessee Craft – Southeast welcomes artists from the following counties to participate in meetings and events: Bledsoe, Bradley, Hamilton, McMinn, Meigs, Polk, Rhea and Sequatchie.

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Chapter Leadership

Upcoming events/meetings

Tennessee Craft – Southeast Art Exhibition
Date: Friday, October 7
Time: 5:30 PM8:30 PM
Location: Chattanooga Workspace Gallery
302 W 6th Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402

Past events/meetings

July Meeting
Date: Wednesday, July 20
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Chattanooga Woodworking Academy
1604 Market St.Chattanooga, TN 37408

Handmade Here Exhibition
Date: Friday, August 5
Location: WorkSpace Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
Deadline for application: Monday, June 6
Application fee: $35
Lolly Durant, Southeast Chapter coordinator
(423) 987-­7592
Info: For the past two years the Arts & Culture Alliance of Knoxville, TN proudly presented Handmade Here. This year the Handmade Here Exhibition moves to Chattanooga for two years, then onto Johnson City for the last two years.
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January Meeting
Date: Sunday, January 31
Time: 1 p.m. CST
Location: 434 Ikard Lane, Decherd, TN
Topic: We have a very important item on the agenda – we are discussing dividing the current TN Craft – SE chapter into two chapters, with Chattanooga forming a separate chapter. We can also review the 2015 Studio Tour for any ideas or suggestions.

November Meeting
Date: Sunday, November 22
Time: 1 p.m. CST
Location: Claire Reishman’s home at 102 Curlique Road, Sewanee
Topic: Please plan to come to the meeting to enjoy the company of fellow artists, decide on future leadership, pick up maps for this year’s Holiday Studio Tour, and find out what’s going on in Tennessee Craft. Feel free to bring a snack to share with friends!

Tennessee Craft – Southeast 2015 Holiday Tour of Artists’ Studios & Galleries
Saturday, December 5 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST
Sunday, December 6 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
Sewanee, Tenn.

Click here for larger PDF Map.TNCraftSE_StudioTour_2015_MAP ONLY_WEB

March Meeting
Date: Sunday, March 8
Time: 2 p.m. ET
Location: Jessie Bean and Anderson Bailey’s home, Chattanooga
Topic: Demonstration of slip-casting with colored porcelain

January Meeting
Date: Saturday, Jan. 17
Time: 1 p.m. CST
Location: 105 Westwood Dr., Tullahoma, Tenn.

Tennessee Craft – Southeast 2014 Holiday Tour of Artists’ Studios & Galleries
Saturday, Dec. 6 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST
Sunday, Dec. 7 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
Sewanee, Tenn.

Click to see full-size map.

November Meeting
Date: Sunday, November 16
Time: 1-3 p.m. Central Time
Location: 25 Running Knob Hollow Road Sewanee, TN 37375

June 7-28 the Southeast Chapter hosted the “Red Dirt” Craft Show at the Tullahoma Fine Arts Center in Tullahoma, Tenn. The show has a unique “Red Dirt” theme to showcase the history of the Tullahoma area. There was be an opening reception June 14 from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. to present awards.

August Meeting
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Date: Thursday, August 28
Time: 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Location: WorkSpace Chattanooga
Speaker: Lisa Gifford Mueller
This event had a cost of $3 for Tennessee Craft members and $5 for non-members.