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Podcast Premieres May 29

May 8, 2019

It’s official! Our second season of Citizens of Craft: The Podcast returns this month. Episode 1, “One Size Should Not Fit All”, premieres Wednesday, May 29, on citizensofcraft.ca/podcast and all…


Citizens of Craft Census

April 24, 2019

You’ve been hearing a lot about Citizens of Craft, but do you know how far the brand has reached? This program continues to grow, with new profiles populating the site,…


New Statistics From Hill Strategies

April 9, 2019

On March 27, Hill Strategies released “A Statistical Profile of Artists in Canada in 2016”, a report based on information collected from the 2016 long-form census. This report focuses on…

UK Craft Mission Success

March 27, 2019

After eight international meetings, nine extraordinary site visits and one very special event, the CCF/FCMA’s educational mission to London, England was a resounding success. From February 28th to March 4th,…



March 13, 2019

Since 2016, the National Museum of Women in the Arts has posed a simple question on social media for Women’s History Month: Can you name five women artists? Using the…


Susan Edgerley: 2019 Saidye Bronfman Award Winner

February 26, 2019

The CCF/FCMA would like to offer our sincere congratulations to Susan Edgerley for winning the 2019 Saidye Bronfman Award! This top-level award is a touchpoint for excellence in fine craft…

Collect 2019

Next Stop: Collect 2019

February 12, 2019

The Canadian Crafts Federation and Craft Alliance Atlantic are heading across the pond for Collect 2019! A delegation of five Canadian craft sector leaders will travel to London for four…

Craft Year 2020

The Craft Year 2020 count down begins!

January 29, 2019

Craft Year is a year-long celebration of contemporary fine craft, and we’re inviting YOU to celebrate along with us! This special project is led by the CCF/FCMA in partnership with…