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Planning a Handmade Holiday

December 14, 2022

From gift wrapping to parties, there’s always an opportunity to support independent makers, artists and Craft Councils this holiday season.

Pre-Budget Recommendations

November 16, 2022

Canada’s labour force rebounded to pre-pandemic levels in 2021; however visual artists and other freelance workers in the sector did not.

Welcome to our new Executive Director

November 2, 2022

We are thrilled to welcome the organization’s new Executive Director, Dr. Jennifer Wicks

The 2022 Laureate for the Robert Jekyll Award Announced

October 17, 2022

The Canadian Crafts Federation is pleased to announce tapestry artist, weaver and dedicated volunteer, Barbara Heller, as the 2022 Laureate of the Robert Jekyll Award for Leadership in Craft.

Shortlist Announced for the 2022 Robert Jekyll Award

September 21, 2022

The Canadian Crafts Federation (CCF/FCMA) is pleased to announce three exceptional craft leaders for the 2022 Robert Jekyll Award shortlist. Amy Gogarty, Barbara Heller and Denis Longchamps all demonstrated dedication…

Celebrating 16 Years of Leadership

August 24, 2022

As the leading force behind the Canadian Crafts Federation for well over a decade – we are happy to celebrate the incredible career and contribution of former Executive Director, Maegen…

Save the Date for the 2022 Craft Summit

July 26, 2022

Calling all craft administrators – we’ve missed you! It’s been 2 years since our last in-person conference. Save the date and start planning your trip to the east coast for…

Changes at the CCF/FCMA

July 11, 2022

It is with heart-felt well wishes that we announce that our long-time Executive Director, Maegen Black, will be leaving our organization to take on a new type of leadership role…