Mendocino County Celebrates American Craft Week

October 6-15, 2017

This event is free and open to
the public

In celebration of American Craft Week, galleries, studios and businesses throughout Mendocino County will open their doors with special shows, events and demonstrations featuring beautiful handmade crafts produced here in Mendocino County. The event is self-guided and visitors can navigate the back roads and not miss any of the wonderful treasures our local craftspeople have to offer.

 The tour begins the weekend of October 6-7th with gallery openings in Ukiah and Fort Bragg on First Friday and Gualala on Saturday. Many of these shows continue throughout the month. 
The following weekend October 14-15th the
celebration continues with events happening in Mendocino for Second Saturday and in Anderson Valley all weekend.

American Craft Week is a nationwide celebration of handmade American crafts and the people who make them.  Galleries, schools, museums, artists, guilds, and libraries across the country will be holding events showcasing American craft.  American Craft Week is a project of the Craft Artists and Retailers for Tomorrow ( and Craft in America (  For more information on American Craft Week, and a complete listing of participants and events across the country, please visit





What to See

  • pottery: The Pot Shop, Philo
                 The Corner Gallery, Ukiah
                  Edgewater Gallery, Fort Bragg
  • jewelry: Schenck Barn Studio, Philo
                 Coast Artist Collective, Pt Arena
  • woodblock prints:
                  Schenck Barn Studio, Philo
  • textiles: Fort Bragg Textile
                 Ukiah Library, Ukiah
                  Tess McGuire Hats, Little River
  • woodworking:  Ukiah Art Center
  • glass: Cynthia Myers Studio, Little River
  • metal work:
  • be sure to see them all!