The Ohio Arts & Crafts Guild, started
in 1963, is a not-for-profit service and informational organization
representing practicing artists and craftspeople at all levels of achievement:
amateurs, professionals, and students. Our membership represents
people of all ages and walks of life who appreciate and support the
arts and crafts. In addition, the Guild promotes the future of arts
and crafts by awarding annual scholarships to Ohio high school and college
As a Guild member, you will receive the following benefits:
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program here now!! Save on merchant card charges! Membership
is required to participate. (Ohio residency not required.)
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- Directory of Ohio arts and craft
shows - over 400 Ohio shows listed annually
Show reviews - OACG
a Show Review Form by email
- members receive a 5 X 7" membership certificate
that may be framed in a manner appropriate to their booth style and
displayed at shows.
Labels - 3/8 X 1 3/4" labels available to members
to show that their products are "Handmade by an OACG Member."
Read Show Reviews
Online--see details in Creative Ohio newsletter!
(Current OACG membership required.)
- Annual Membership Directory
- soon to be available online, hard copies available upon request
- Networking opportunities
with fellow artists/craftspeople, promoters, and shop owners via the
Guild email list, Membership Directory, seminars, and workshops
- Creative Ohio -
the monthly OACG newsletter, including topics such as new show listings,
show forum, show reviews, book reviews, member profiles, marketing &
technical tips, educational/marketing opportunities, advertisements
for suppliers/shows/opportunities, and more
- Insurance Protection -
low-cost business and liability protection available in Ohio, Pennsylvania,
Indiana & Michigan.
OACG Members: Click
Here to access Benchmark Insurance's OACG insurance application.
- One free classified ad
in Creative Ohio with a year's membership
- Free link from OACG website
(member website links are subject to OACG Board of Trustees approval)
- OACG Web Page -
gives members an opportunity for worldwide exposure of their work, even
if they don't have a web page of their own.
(Ohio residency is not a requirement for membership in the
Arts & Crafts Guild.)
Want to join? Click Here
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