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Behind the Scenes

May 16, 2018

Here at the CCF/FCMA, we tend to measure our activity from one conference to the next – but a lot goes on behind the scenes between our annual live events….

CCF/FCMA is Hiring!

May 2, 2018

The CCF/FCMA is currently seeking applicants for our new Digital Content Developer position. We are looking for someone with an eye for design, a flair for creativity, and a passion…

Spring in Vancouver: Blooming with Craft

April 18, 2018

Awards and Lectures and Workshops, oh my! With loads of craft events taking place in the region, it’s time to focus on recent and upcoming activities from CCF/FCMA Members in…

Defining ‘Professional Craft’

April 4, 2018

The CCF/FCMA Advocacy Committee is taking on a difficult, yet essential project: to research, write, and release a position paper on the definition of professional craft. We recognize that this…

CCF Conference – Save the Date

March 21, 2018

Mark your calendars! The CCF/FCMA’s 13th national contemporary craft conference will take place in Nova Scotia from October 10th – 15th, 2018. Titled Placemaking: The Unique Connection Between Craft, Community…

Congratulations, Jack Sures

March 7, 2018

Image: Jack Sures, Near Al’s Place, 1975, earthenware clay, acryllic oil enamel paint, 52.2 x 52.2 x 15.5 cm. MacKenzie Art Gallery collection. Photo: Don Hall The Canadian Crafts Federation…

Join the Conversation and Share Your Experience

February 21, 2018

As a member of the Visual Arts Alliance (VAA), the Canadian Crafts Federation plays a key role in bringing the craft perspective to the national visual arts table. The VAA…

Robert Jekyll Award – Call for Nominations

February 7, 2018

Is there an unsung hero in your craft community? Someone who has worked hard to make real change, making a lasting impact on the growth or impact of Canadian contemporary…