Creative Crafts

32nd Biennial Exhibition of the
Creative Crafts Council

June 1–July 31, 2019
Mansion at Strathmore

The Biennial Exhibition of the Creative Crafts Council showcases the finest craft from Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. Handmade jewelry, ceramics, textiles, and woodwork celebrate the traditions and innovations of artisans and the continued love for American craft.

The first biennial had bold beginnings as the Exhibition of Creative Arts at the National Collection of Fine Arts, now known as the National Museum of American Art, and today continues a long tradition of exhibiting in the Mansion at Strathmore. Artists selected through a competitive jurying process represent excellence in fiber, enamel, wood, glass, ceramics, metals, and mixed media.

Opening Reception Thu, June 6, 7pm
Make It/Take It: Fiber Collage Thu, June 20, 7pm
Rope Rugs for Families Sat, June 22, 11am
Artists in Fiction Book Club Wed, July 17, 3 & 7pm
Kids Talk & Tour Sat, July 20, 10:15am
Recorrido de Arte para Niños en Español Sáb, 20 de jul, 11:30am
Curator’s Tour Sat, July 20, 1pm
Visita del Curador en Español Sáb, 20 de jul, 2pm

Participating Artists
Natalie Abrams, Elka Adamowicz, B. J. Adams, Tim Aley, Varda Avnisan, Natalie Baratpour, Janet Barnard, Joseph Barnard, Nick Barnes, Joanne Bast, Lisa Battle, Kenra Biddick, Bob Bradford, Elizabeth Braun, Keary Cannon, Tina Chisena, Susanne Clawson, Christine Coyle, Maxwell DeMulder, Eileen Doughty, Eileen Egan, Barbara Eisenstein, Linda Epstein, Nella Fischer, Nora Fischer, Floris Flam, Richard Foa, Susana Garten, Robin Gilbert, Tony Glander, Christine Goh, Shirley Gromen, Margaret Halpin, Anne Hammond, Marcel Harper, Jane Hartman, Mark Heatwole, Mark Hill, Greg Holmes, Janet Huddie, Virginia C Hughes, Carol Hurwitch, Allan Jaworski, Scott Kaye, David Knopp, Shana Kohnstamm, Stephen Lally, Andrew Lang, Donald Levy, Ann Liddle, Jan Long, Melinda Lowy, Eileen Martin, Betsy Mead, Maureen Melville, Polina Miller, Dominie Nash, Jill Newman, Patrick O'Brien, Komelia Okim, William Peirce, Cathie Polak, Margaret Polcawich, Roni Polisar, Michael Poness, Donna Radner, Robert Remes, Ruan Robertson, Doris Ross, Louise Rothenberg, Michele Rubin, Jody Sachs, Anne Sanderoff-Walker, Catherine Satterlee, Loren Scherbak, Karen Schulz, Gladys Seaward, Joni Seidenstein, Sherry Selevan, Chris Shea, Shelley Shen, Kanika Sircar, Marsha Slater, Hillary Steel, Tuyen Stricker, Paul Swartwood, Linda Syverson-Guild, Meg Talley, Okcha TeSelle, Patricia Urrutia, Robin Walderhaug, Corinne Whitlatch, Janet Wittenberg, Dianne Wolman, Saaraliisa Yitalo, Julie Zirlin

Banner Artwork, L–R: Bottle Couple by Polina Miller; Sheebie Jeebie by Shana Kohnstamm; Della 02 2019 by Mark Hill; Big Bang + 1, Heavenly Orb Series by Andrew Lang; Memorable Moment Brooch by Robin Walderhaug

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