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Canadian Craft Accepted into 2011 Art Bank

July 18, 2011

The Canada Council Art Bank has unveiled it’s 2011 acquisitions. Among that collection are fine craft works by Anna Torma, David Harper, and Anna Williams. Torma’s embroidered hanging, “Transverbal IV” and…

The New and Familiar Faces of Cabinet

June 27, 2011

The CCF/FCMA expresses our congratulations to the newly appointed Cabinet Ministers of the Conservative government. A mixture of new and familiar faces make up the positions related to the Craft…

Arts & Elections – what you need to know

May 6, 2011

The Federal election is scheduled for May 2nd, 2011.  For those of us employed by, involved in and inspired by the cultural industry in Canada, a change in political power…

Kye-Yeon Son: Award Winning Metalsmith

April 5, 2011

The CCF/FCMA is excited to express our congratulations to Kye-Yeon Son, winner of the 2011 Saidye Bronfman Award at this year’s Governor General Awards in Visual and Media Arts. One…

CCF Meetings Held in Iqaluit, Nunavut

March 2, 2011

The Canadian Crafts Federation held its annual meeting in Iqaluit last week. Partnering with the Nunavut Arts & Crafts Association (NACA) and conveniently held in conjunction with the Alianait Festival and the Nunavut…

Save the Date : July 1st – 6th, 2011

February 10, 2011

The CCF/FCMA is pleased to announce the dates for our annual conference, set in the uniquely beautiful city of Iqaluit, Nunavut. From July 1 – 6, attendees will have the…

The year ahead…

January 25, 2011

As the page turns to a new year, the Canadian Crafts Federation looks forward to an active 2011 and a whole new year of exciting activity. With our Annual Conference…

Ireland inspired by Canada

January 12, 2011

The Canadian model from our blockbuster project, Craft Year 2007, has been given the highest form of flattery through the launch of another Craft Year event – this time in…