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AmericanCraftWeek_2015

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Excellence in Craft Art: Ceramics

A selection of ceramics from Middle Tennessee

Event Starts: 2015-10-01

Event Location:
Vanderbilt University
1204 25th Ave South
Nashville, TN 37240
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International Storytelling Festival

Members of Tennessee Craft – Northeast Chapter will demonstrate various craft activities as people from all over the country and internationally gather to enjoy three days of storytelling. Local craft artists will demonstrate a variety of craft mediums.

Event Starts: 2015-10-01

Event Location:
Jonesborough Visitors Center
117 Boone Street
Jonesborough, TN
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Rust Community Art Show

A community show with art related to rust.
Event Starts: 2015-10-01

Event Location:
Artisan Depot Gallery
201 E Cumberland St
Cowan, TN
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  Touched - A Soft Sculpture Exhibit

 "Touched" is an invitational soft sculpture exhibit featuring works from regional, national and international artists.

Event Starts: 2015-10-01

Event Location:
942 4th Ave S.
Nashville, TN 37210
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Arrowmont Art and Supply Store Resident Gallery

Past resident artists' work will be featured in the Art and Supply Store's Resident Gallery

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
556 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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Arts in the Appalachians

3rd Annual Art walk -walking tour

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
E.Hull Avenue, Main Street, E. Gore avenue and Union Street
Gainesboro, TN 38562
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Exhibition: Blair Clemo and Jason Hackett

A two-artist exhibition will be on display in the Geoffrey A. Wolpert Gallery featuring the work of Blair Clemo and Jason Hackett

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
556 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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First Friday Emerging Artists Southeast Chapter

This exhibition will feature emerging artists of the area and the work of members of Tennessee Craft Southeast Chapter in celebration of Tennessee Craft Week.
Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
Chattanooga Workspace
302 W. 6th Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
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InFlux presents: Moving In

InFlux, a new group of midstate ceramic artists, presents a mobile gallery of innovative ceramic work.

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
Landmark Booksellers
As part of the Franklin Art Crawl
114 E. Main
Franklin, TN 37064
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Locals at Sewanee

Locals Gallery will feature the work of local artists and craftsmen from the region.

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
49 University Avenue
Sewanee, TN 37375
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Materialities: Contemporary Textile Arts

An exhibition showcasing the breath and depth of contemporary fiber arts.

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
556 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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National Southern Gospel and Harvest Celebration

With a colorful swatch of orange, red, yellow and gold painted across the landscape, fall in the Great Smoky Mountains provides the perfect festive backdrop for Dollywood’s National Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration.

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
Dollywood
2700 Dollywood Parks Blvd
Pigeon Forge, TN
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The Woven Wrap

The front wall of the Gallery is featuring Irene Catlin's woven wraps, ponchos, and scarves. The show will highlight autumn colors along with some winter colors in Catlin's weavings.

Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
The Intown Gallery
26 Frazier Avenue
Chattanooga, TN
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Welcome Center - I-155 Dyer County

Craft Artist Becky Ziemer will be demonstrating the art of pottery/ceramics from 10am to 4pm at the I-155 Welcome Center in Dyersburg.
Event Starts: 2015-10-02

Event Location:
I-155 Dyersburg, Mile Marker 8.7 Eastbound
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Fall Fest at The Hermitage

Fall Fest at The Hermitage is a weekend of music, food, art, and history at The Hermitage: Home of President Andrew Jackson.

Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson
4580 Rachel's Lane
Nashville, TN 37076
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Foothills Crafts - 35th Anniversary

Promoting Handmade Crafts

Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
Craft Gallery
418 Woodbury Highway
Manchester, TN 37355
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InFlux presents: Moving In

InFlux, a new group of midstate ceramic artists, presents a mobile gallery of innovative ceramic work.

Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
The Arts Company
As part of the Nashville Art Crawl
215 5th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37219
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Plateau Chapter Event - Tennessee Craft Week

Tennessee Craft - Plateau Chapter Event

Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
 Smithville Farmers Market
205 E. Bryant St.
Smithville, TN 37166
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Southernaire Market Art Reception

Art Reception Celebrating TN Craft Week at the Southernaire Market
Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
The Southernaire Market
150 3rd Ave S
Nashville, TN 37201
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Welcome Center I-24 Montgomery County

Craft Artist David Heustess will be demonstrating the art of wheel thrown pottery from 10am to 4pm at the I-24 Welcome Center in Montgomery County. Meet the artist and explore the rich heritage of handmade Tennessee Crafts, a magical and entertaining experience! This event is sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and Tennessee Craft. The Soundtrack of America. Made in Tennessee.
Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
I-24 Welcome Center - Montgomery County, Clarksville
Mile Marker .40 Eastbound, I-24
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Welcome Center I-40 Smith County

Craft Artist Breanna Rockstad-Kincaid will be demonstrating the art of wet wool felting using traditional methods from 10am to 4pm at the I-40 Welcome Center in Smith County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
I-40 Welcome Center
Mile Marker 267 East and Westbound
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Welcome Center I-81 Sullivan County

Craft Artist Barbara Cara will be demonstrating the art of hand building clay from 10am to 4pm at the I-81 Welcome Center in Bristol.
Event Starts: 2015-10-03

Event Location:
Welcome Center Sullivan County
Mile Marker 75.3 Southbound
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Welcome Center I-26 Sullivan 2

Craft Artist Barbara Cara will be demonstrating the art of hand building clay from 10am to 4pm at the I-26 Welcome Center in Unicoi County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-04

Event Location:
Welcome Center Unicoi
Mile Marker 46 / Clear Branch Rd, East and West Bound
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Welcome Center I-65 Robertson County

Craft Artist Courtney Adair Johnson will be demonstrating the art of art book and print making from 10am to 4pm at the I-65 Welcome Center in Robertson County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-04

Event Location:
I-65 Welcome Center, Roberson County - Portland
Mile Marker 121.0 Southbound
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Contemporary Fiber and Textile Art: A Panel Discussion

Contemporary Fiber and Textile Art: A Panel Discussion

Event Starts: 2015-10-05

Event Location:
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
556 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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Welcome Center I-24 Marion County

Craft Artist Tim Hintz will be demonstrating the art of making traditional ladder back chairs from 10am to 4pm at the I-24 Welcome Center in Marion County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-05

Event Location:
Welcome Center I-24 Marion County
Mile Marker 160 Westbound
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 Celebrating American Craft

Vanderbilt and Nashville  craft artists  "are live" in Sarratt Gallery

Event Starts: 2015-10-05

Event Location:
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235
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Tennessee Craft Demonstrations at the Nashville International Airport

Tennessee Craft Artists demonstrate for visitors at the Nashville International Airport.

Event Starts: 2015-10-06

Event Location:
Starbucks Stage - Concourse C
One Terminal Drive
Nashville, TN 37214
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Welcome Center I-24 Hamilton County

Craft Artist Tim Hintz will be demonstrating the art of making traditional ladder back chairs from 10am to 4pm at the I-24 Welcome Center in Hamilton County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-06

Event Location:
Welcome Center I-24
Mile Marker 171.8 Eastbound
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Welcome Center I-40 Cocke County

Craft Artist Anne Freels will be demonstrating the art of Corn Shuck Doll Making from 10am to 4pm at the I-40 Welcome Center in Cocke County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-06

Event Location:
Welcome Center Cocke County
Mile Marker 446 Westbound
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Welcome Center I-75 Campbell County

Craft Artist Anne Freels will be demonstrating the art of Corn Shuck Doll Making from 10am to 4pm at the I-75 Welcome Center in Campbell County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-07

Event Location:
Welcome Center I-75 Campbell County
Mile Marker 161 Southbound - Jellico
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Shimai Presents: Celebrate Tennessee Craft! Artist Forum at Bellevue Library

Artists Forum featuring Brenda Stein, Sydney Reichman and Elizabeth Sanford

Event Starts: 2015-10-08

Event Location:
720 Baugh Road
Nashville, TN 37221
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Welcome Center I-65 Giles County

Craft Artist Constance Beck will be demonstrating the art of Spinning from 10am to 4pm at the I-65 Welcome Center in Giles County.
Event Starts: 2015-10-08

Event Location:
I 65 Welcome Center, Giles County - Ardmore
Mile Marker 3, Northbound
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Nashville Oktoberfest

The Oktoberfest is Nashville’s oldest running festival and a Tennessee tradition since 1980, and has grown to be the South’s largest Fall Festival.

Event Starts: 2015-10-09

Event Location:
1226 7th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37208
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Pink Palace Craft Fair

Juried, fine craft fair in its 43rd year, featuring fine artisan crafts, demonstrating, traditional and culinary craftsmen.

Event Starts: 2015-10-09

Event Location:
Corner of Perkins Ext. Rd. & Southern Ave.
Memphis, TN
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Welcome Center - I-40 Shelby County

Craft Artist Becky Ziemer will be demonstrating the art of pottery/ceramics from 10am to 4pm at the I-40 Welcome Center in Memphis.
Event Starts: 2015-10-09

Event Location:
TN Welcome Center, Mile Market .30 eastbound I-40
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 Tennessee Fall Homecoming

The Tennessee Fall Homecoming, one of the nation’s largest, most authentic music and heritage arts festivals, is celebrated each October on the scenic grounds of the Museum of Appalachia.

Event Starts: 2015-10-09

Event Location:
Museum of Appalachia
2819 Andersonville Highway
Clinton, TN 37716
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Shimai Presents: Celebrate Tennessee Craft! Demonstrations at Bellevue Library

Fine Craft Artisan demonstrations will be on the covered pavilion with hands-on activities for children.

Event Starts: 2015-10-10

Event Location:
720 Baugh Road
Nashville, TN 37221
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Welcome Center I-26 Sullivan

Craft Artist Carol LeBaron will be demonstrating the art of textile dying and stictching from 10am to 4pm at the I-26 Welcome Center in Kingsport.
Event Starts: 2015-10-10

Event Location:
Welcome Center Sullivan County
Mile Marker 5 East and Westbound
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Welcome Center I-75 Hamilton County

Craft Artist Olive Durant will be demonstrating the art of marbling on cloth from 10am to 4pm at the I-75 Welcome Center in Chattanooga.
Event Starts: 2015-10-20

Event Location:
Welcome Center I-75
Mile Marker 0.7 Northbound
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Special thanks to Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam – our honorary chairperson and a great friend of Tennessee Craft.