Create a journey of discovery as you plan your unique Virginia adventure on the Artisan Trail Network!
Heart and Soil of the Shenandoah Valley (Augusta County with Cities of Waynesboro & Staunton)
Monticello Artisan Trail (Albemarle & Nelson Counties with City of Charlottesville)
Virginia’s Western Highland’s Artisan Trail (Counties of Alleghany, Bath, Craig & Highland)
Enrolling Now! the “O Shenandoah County Artisan Trail”
ACV has received Virginia Tourism Corporation grant support to produce photo-video presentations of select artisan trail participants. Email us if you’re interested in being featured.
Make Art Your Business
2013 Spring Semester entrepreneur and craft workshops at:
Take all the courses in an Artist Entrepreneur Series and receive a discount.
Additional Scholarship assistance is available to ACV members. APPLY NOW!
To Shop ACV is to Buy Local
ACV affiliates feature Virginia artisans who are widely accomplished and distinguished at creating fine craft… the best in their field!
Discover the joy of owning hand-crafted, functional pieces, heritage craft items, unique collectibles and wear-ables of the highest quality made by a Virginia craft artisan.
"Silver, gold, minerals, stones and glass. I work with earth-based products. "
Jewelry: Precious Metal Clay, Precious/Semi-Precious Stone,
"I strive to do something a little bit different than ordinary pottery - it's all play to me!"
Ceramics: Functional, Sculptural,
"My pots meld early British studio pottery traditions with the influences of historical American functional salt ware."
"I create heirloom rugs using a technique handed down through generations of women in the Shenandoah Valley"