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Craft at the National Film Board of Canada 

May 16, 2024

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is Canada’s public film and digital media producer and distributor. Founded in May of 1939, the NFB just celebrated its 85th Anniversary! In…

A Timeline of Volunteerism at the Canadian Craft Federation: 1900-2000 

April 18, 2024

For over a century, countless individuals have volunteered at the Canadian Craft Federation and our affiliate organizations. Read this timeline of how volunteers shaped—and were shaped by—the formation of the…

March is National Craft Month

March 7, 2024

National Craft Month is a time to celebrate the creativity and skill of artists across Canada. At the Canadian Craft Federation, we’re continuing our tradition from last year by suggesting…

Craft’s Future: Highlights from the 2024 Symposium

February 16, 2024

Over the past month, we were overjoyed to host the online 2024 Craft Symposium, “Craft’s Future: CCF/FCMA National Symposium on Transformation and Innovation.” From January 12th to February 2nd, the…

The 2023 Laureate for the Robert Jekyll Award Announced

January 11, 2024

As a volunteer in various capacities, he has actively supported craft-based organizations and helped many individuals working and volunteering in the Canadian craft sector.

Remembering Robert Jekyll: A Visionary Leader and Advocate for Fine Craft in Canada.

January 8, 2024

Robert Jekyll June 22, 1933 – December 23, 2023 The CCF/FMCA is deeply saddened to share that Robert Jekyll passed away on December 23, 2023, at the age of 90….

Meet the 2023 Shortlist for the Robert Jekyll Award for Leadership in Craft

December 6, 2023

The Canadian Crafts Federation is excited to announce the 2023 Robert Jekyll Award shortlist.

Supporting Craftspeople

August 29, 2023

As we look toward the future and prepare for the 2024 Federal Budget, we urge the Government of Canada to take action in support of this critical sector.