Upcoming Events & Registrations

    • 13 May 2023
    • 30 Sep 2023

    Wisconsin Craft is pleased to offer high visibility sponsorship opportunities to grow your brand.  Your vital support benefits our region:

    • Help develop and promote craft and the maker to enhance the cultural life of Wisconsin communities!

    • Engage with artists and the public through a variety of events and programming! 

    • Support emerging craft artists and artistic communities!

    • Bring important professional programming to craft artists!

    Questions? Contact our Development Chairperson:
    Kathy DeVries mailto:kdevriesquilts@gmail.com

    Online Payments Accepted.

    Checks can be made out to WI Craft Inc. and mailed to:
    Wisconsin Craft
    8496 N 50th Street
    Brown Deer, WI 53223
    (Create an invoice via the registration form "Invoice Me")

    • 30 Sep 2023
    • 10:00 AM
    • 01 Oct 2023
    • 5:00 PM
    • 22 various locations throughout Milwaukee County

    MKE Studio Tour

    Saturday, September 30th, 10AM - 5PM
    Sunday, October 1, 10AM - 5PM

    22 Tour Stops around Milwaukee County

    Welcome to the highly anticipated MKE Studio Tour, where art enthusiasts like you can embark on an extraordinary self-guided journey across the picturesque landscape of Milwaukee County. Prepare to be inspired as you explore the rich tapestry of creativity woven by over 50 talented artists, each showcasing their unique handcrafted artworks at 22 carefully selected studio locations.

    We encourage you to print out your tour map either online at mkefinecraftstudiotour.org or pick up the Studio Tour Brochure at the first studio stop you visit. This comprehensive guide will lead you through the diverse neighborhoods and artistic enclaves of Milwaukee County, allowing you to discover hidden gems and immerse yourself in the vibrant arts scene.

    We take pride in offering this enriching experience to the public free of charge, as we believe that art should be accessible to all. From awe-inspiring fiber arts to captivating mixed media, mesmerizing photography, exquisite woodwork, captivating ceramics, stunning jewelry, and breathtaking paintings – there is something for every artistic taste on this remarkable tour.

    Mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and get ready to embark on an unforgettable adventure through the vibrant artistic landscape of Milwaukee County.

    Visit the Studio Tour Website

    *Application Process has closed for the 2023 MKE Studio Tour. Please be careful of spammers in the facebook event comments of posts.

    • 16 Oct 2023
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Zoom

    Event Topic: Product, Social Media, Juried, and Booth Photography-What is the difference?

    Date: Monday, October 16th from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Location: Zoom Virtual Meeting (Recorded)

    Cost: $10

    Host: Sarah Weh, Wisconsin Craft Marketing Chairperson

    Who’s Invited: Members Only

    Event Description:

    Join us for an engaging Member Meet & Greet in October where Sarah Weh, Wisconsin Craft Marketing Chairperson, will delve into the nuances of photography in various artistic contexts. Please note that this event is strictly a discussion about photography, and it will not include live demonstrations on how to take specific photos.

    Social Media Photography: Discover the art of creating eye-catching visuals for your social media platforms. Learn about composition, lighting, and content that make your art pop online.

    Juried Photography: Understand the essentials of crafting photographs for juried exhibitions and competitions. Explore what juried panels look for in photography submissions.

    Product Photography: Delve into the world of product photography and uncover the techniques that make your craft products stand out. Discuss lighting, angles, and staging.

    Booth Shot Photography: Gain insights into capturing the essence of your art booth effectively. Learn how booth shots can help you stand out at art fairs and exhibitions.

    Throughout the discussion, we'll explore placement, lighting, content within photography, dos and don'ts, and the differences between 2D and 3D art photography.

    Please remember that this event is a conversation about these photography topics.

    It will not include live demonstrations on how to take these photos. However, stay tuned for our upcoming programming events, where you'll have hands-on opportunities to refine your photography skills.

    This Member Meet & Greet promises to be an insightful and informative session for artists looking to elevate their photography game. We look forward to your participation and lively discussions.

    Zoom Link will be sent in your registration confirmation.


    Save the Date for our future Meet and Greets!

    *Most Member Meet and Greets are only available for Active Paying Wisconsin Craft Members, if you are interested in participating in our future topics, please sign up for our annual membership.*

    Event Title: The Art Show Circuit: A Group Discussion

    Date: Thursday, November  9th from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Location: Zoom Virtual Meeting (Not Recorded)

    Cost: FREE

    Host: Cayla Mrnik, Wisconsin Craft Member

    Who’s Invited: Members Only


    Not a Member Yet?

    If you're not currently a member of Wisconsin Craft but would like to present your work, you can easily become a member by visiting our website. 

    Become A Member

Past events

18 Sep 2023 Virtual Meet & Greet with Wisconsin Craft
12 Aug 2023 Morning Glory Art Fair 2023
12 Jul 2023 Virtual Meet Up and Network with WI Craft Members
31 Mar 2023 WI Craft Annual Meeting Registration
17 Mar 2023 Morning Glory Art Fair Program Advertising Fees 2023
01 Mar 2023 Artist Payment for MKE Studio Tour 2023
24 Feb 2023 Social Media Workshops - Registration (Non-Members)
01 Feb 2023 Social Media Workshops - Registration (WI Craft Members)
01 Oct 2022 MKE Fine Craft Studio Tour
13 Aug 2022 Morning Glory Art Fair
23 Jul 2022 Artist Connections - Member Day Retreat
06 Jul 2022 2023 Biennial Members Exhibition Application Fee
08 Jun 2022 Morning Glory Art Fair Program Advertising Fees 2022
22 Mar 2022 WI Craft Annual Members Meeting
08 Feb 2022 Accounting & Finance for Artists: Q & A Panel Discussion
02 Oct 2021 MKE Fine Craft Studio Tour
14 Aug 2021 Morning Glory Art Fair
07 May 2021 Morning Glory Art Fair Program Advertising Fees
20 Apr 2021 WDCC Annual Membership Meeting - Virtual
30 Mar 2021 2021 MKE Fine Craft Studio Tour Artist Registration Fee
15 Mar 2021 Selling CRAFT Online - Virtual Discussion
05 Mar 2021 "Beyond the Norm" - WDCC Member Exhibition
11 Nov 2020 WDCC 2021 Member Exhibition Application Fee
03 Oct 2020 MKE Fine Craft Studio Tour
31 Jul 2020 Members - Join our Online Shopping Page
17 Apr 2020 April 2020 Gallery Night - Cancelled
20 Mar 2020 WDCC Annual Membership Meeting
24 Jan 2020 WDCC Member Biennial Exhibition Opening
24 Jan 2020 WDCC Member Biennial Exhibition
17 Jan 2020 January Gallery Night Member Registration
17 Jan 2020 WDCC Gallery Night
01 Jan 2020 2020 Biennial Members Exhibition Registration
18 Oct 2019 WDCC October Gallery Night
05 Oct 2019 MKE Fine Craft Studio Tour
05 Oct 2019 MKE Fine Craft Studio Tour Participant Fee
10 Aug 2019 Morning Glory Art Fair
19 Jul 2019 Artist Registration for July Gallery Night
19 Jul 2019 WDCC Gallery Night at the Hudson
01 Apr 2019 Head Shot Photo Sitting
16 Mar 2019 Milwaukee Blacksmith Tour Event
15 Mar 2019 WDCC Annual Meeting - Registration Requested
18 Jan 2019 WDCC Gallery Night in the Third Ward - January 18, 2019
06 Nov 2018 Upcoming WDCC Events for 2019
13 Oct 2018 Racine Art Museum Tour
08 Sep 2018 Sculpture Studio Tour with Jill Sebastian
11 Aug 2018 The Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair
09 Jun 2018 Studio Tour - Vanguard Sculpture Services
12 May 2018 Wood'n it be Nice, llc Studio Tour
10 Feb 2018 Workshop: The Business of Art | Art of Business
13 Jan 2018 Professional Critique with Michael Davidson
08 Dec 2017 Jewelers Guild Studio Tour
12 Aug 2017 43rd Annual Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair
29 Apr 2017 The Magic Bean & How It Makes You Rich (in More Ways Than One)
28 Apr 2017 Annual Members Meeting
18 Nov 2016 Winter Glory Fine Craft Show
13 Aug 2016 Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair
21 May 2016 Journey FiberArts Studio Tour
30 Apr 2016 Clay Collective Studio Tour
06 Feb 2016 Biennial Member Exhibition Opening Party
06 Feb 2016 WDCC Annual Meeting
05 Dec 2015 Tree of Life Earthworks Studio 2nd Annual Holiday Art Show and Gift Sale
21 Nov 2015 Winter Glory Artist Lunch Option
21 Nov 2015 Winter Glory Fine Craft Show 2015
03 Oct 2015 Fall Metalsmithing Workshop
08 Aug 2015 The 41st Annual Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair
25 Apr 2015 Tree of Life Earthworks Studio Tour
27 Mar 2015 Annual Meeting

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53223


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