CALENDAR OF EVENTS
January   February   March   April   May   June   July   August   September   October   November   December
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
October 3, 2014
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone. 
Precision Cut (Delmar Loop)
Steve Keeble and Stefanie Kirkland, co-curators
September 5-October 26, 2014
Opening Reception: August 22, 6-8pm

This exhibition will show current trends in wood, including design, furniture and sculptural objects featuring national artists.
Craft Uncorked-Fused Glass Coasters (Delmar Loop)
Friday, October 10, 6-8:30pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and spend a fun evening creating a pair of glass coasters to set your drink on!!
Across the Grain FREE poetry Reading (Delmar Loop)
Saturday, October 11, 4pm
Lit in the Lou Poetry Event
Presented by St. Louis Poetry Center
Sunday Crafternoons in Grand Center
Watercolor Enameling
Sunday, October 12, 1-5pm
Learn to paint with enamel to make a unique and colorful pendant!
Sunday Crafternoons in Grand Center
Pinch-a-Pot - Ages 4-Adult
Sunday, October 12, 1-5pm
Hands large and small will form clay into small blowls and cups by shaping just with the fingers!
Craft Uncorked-Wired Jewelry (Delmar Loop)
Friday, October 17, 6-9pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and spend a fun evening creating a beautiful set of bracelets, pendants or rings!
FREE Event Talk: Watershed Cairns with Libby Reuter (Grand Center)
Friday, October 17, 6:30-8:30pm

Cairn is the Celtic name for a stack of rocks marking a resting place or creating a memorial. In this lecture, Libby will present her process of site selection, creating the Cairns and photographing the installation.
Craft Uncorked-Drinking Vessels (Delmar Loop)
Friday, October 24, 6-9pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and spend a fun evening creating a unique handbuilt clay drinking vessel!!
Workshop: Domestic Objects with Joe Pintz (Delmar Loop)
Saturday, October 25, 9am-5pm

Inspired by his Midwestern roots, Joe Pintz creates forms based on utilitarian vessels and other implements associated with the hand.
Workshop: Sculptural Cairn with Libby Reuter(Grand Center)
Saturday, October 25, 1-5pm

Create and personalize small sculptural Cairns in this one day workshop! Attend Libby's FREE lecture on October 17 at the Grand Center Location!
Sunday Crafternoons in Grand Center
Friendship Knot Rings Workshop
Sunday, October 26, 1-5pm
Explore the techniques of forming metal to make double and single knot rings!
 

Sunday Crafternoons in Grand Center
Simple Saltwater Etching
Sunday, November 2, 1-5pm
Learn to etch intricate and interesting imagery to metal without the use of toxic chemicals!
Glass Ornament Display (Delmar Loop)
November 4, 2014 – January 1, 2015
Every year, Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design arranges a dazzling display of gorgeous glass ornaments in the Delmar Gallery Shop window to celebrate the winter season! Ornaments are hand crafted by local and national artists. Create your own display with a selection of ornaments on a Christmas tree, in your window, from your chandelier, or in your kitchen!
Craft Uncorked-Wired Jewelry (Grand Center)
Friday, November 7, 6:30-9:30pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and spend a fun evening creating a beautiful set of bracelets, pendants or rings!
First Fridays in Grand Center
November 7, 2014
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone. 
Double Discount Members Appreciation Weekend (Delmar Loop)
November 6-9, 2014
Members of Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design receive 20% off all items in the Delmar Gallery Shop this weekend only! Shop early for the holidays and find those perfect gifts!
Sunday Crafternoons in Grand Center
Silver Stackable Ring Workshop
Sunday, November 2, 1-5pm
Twist, hammer and bend your very own sets of sterling silver rings!
Annual Thanksgiving Weekend Student/Faculty Sale (Delmar Loop)
November 29 & 30, 2014
Come shop for unique art created by Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design's talented students and faculty! Find works created in clay, glass, fiber and more!
   
Glass Ornament Display (Delmar Loop)
November 1, 2014 – December 24, 2014
Every year, Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design arranges a dazzling display of gorgeous glass ornaments in the window to celebrate the winter season! Ornaments are hand crafted by local and national artists. Create your own display with a selection of ornaments on a Christmas tree, in your window, from your chandelier, or in your kitchen!
Craft Uncorked-Dyed Silk Scarf (Grand Center)
Friday,December 5, 6:30-9:30pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and spend a fun evening creating a beautiful silk scarf, just in time for the holidays!
First Fridays in Grand Center
December 5, 2014
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone. 
Sunday Crafternoons in Grand Center
Pinch-a-Pot - Ages 4-Adult
Sunday, December 7, 1-5pm
Hands large and small will form clay into small blowls and cups by shaping just with the fingers!
Clearance Sale (Delmar Loop)
December 27, 2014 – January 25, 2015
Semi-Annual Clearance Sale featuring clay, glass, metals, fiber and wood. Select items are 30-75% off in the Delmar Gallery Shop!
First Night in Grand Center
December 31, 2014 4-11pm
First Night St. Louis will be as exciting as ever this New Year’s Eve, and we hope to see you at the festivities!
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
January 2, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
Designated Areas Presented by Muddy River Arts and Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design (Delmar Loop)
January 9-March 1, 2015 

This exhibition is a collaboration between Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design and the St. Louis artist group, Muddy River Arts. Juror David Conradsen, a St. Louis-based decorative arts specialist, will select the best of functional and non-functional works in all craft media from both emerging and established regional artists who are members of Muddy River Arts and/or current and new members of Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design.
Clearance Sale (Delmar Loop)
December 27, 2014 – January 25, 2015
Semi-Annual Clearance Sale featuring clay, glass, metals, fiber and wood. Select items are 30-75% off in the Delmar Gallery Shop!
 
Valentine's Day in the Gallery Shop (Delmar Loop)
January 31-February 14, 2015

Our Valentine's Day trunkshow will run January 31 through February 14, featuring beautiful jewelry by local artists!
First Fridays in Grand Center
February 6, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
Designated Areas Presented by Muddy River Arts and Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design (Delmar Loop)
January 9-March 1, 2015 

This exhibition is a collaboration between Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design and the St. Louis artist group, Muddy River Arts. Juror David Conradsen, a St. Louis-based decorative arts specialist, will select the best of functional and non-functional works in all craft media from both emerging and established regional artists who are members of Muddy River Arts and/or current and new members of Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design.
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
March 6, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
SMALL BUILDINGS: built, unbuilt, unbuildable
March 13 – May 10, 2015
Bruce Lindsey and Buzz Spector, Jurors
Bruce Lindsey and Buzz Spector will select the best works in all craft media from both emerging and established artists. Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design invites architects and artists nationwide with interest in showing their models, maquettes, sculptures, drawings, or other relevant artifacts in the context of craftedness.
Download prospectus >>
 
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
April 3, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
SMALL BUILDINGS: built, unbuilt, unbuildable
March 13 – May 10, 2015
Bruce Lindsey and Buzz Spector, Jurors
Bruce Lindsey and Buzz Spector will select the best works in all craft media from both emerging and established artists. Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design invites architects and artists nationwide with interest in showing their models, maquettes, sculptures, drawings, or other relevant artifacts in the context of craftedness.
Download prospectus >>
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
May 1, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
2015 Artists-In-Residence Exhibition
May 22 - June 28, 2015
This exhibition will present the 2013-2014 Fiber Resident, Clay Resident, and Metals Resident, and their in depth artistic investigation during their residency.
SMALL BUILDINGS: built, unbuilt, unbuildable
March 13 – May 10, 2015
Bruce Lindsey and Buzz Spector, Jurors
Bruce Lindsey and Buzz Spector will select the best works in all craft media from both emerging and established artists. Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design invites architects and artists nationwide with interest in showing their models, maquettes, sculptures, drawings, or other relevant artifacts in the context of craftedness.
Download prospectus >>
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
June 5, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
2015 Artists-In-Residence Exhibition
May 22 - June 28, 2015
This exhibition will present the 2013-2014 Fiber Resident, Clay Resident, and Metals Resident, and their in depth artistic investigation during their residency.
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
July 4, 2014
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
Biennial Faculty Exhibition
July 10 - August 16, 2015

This exhibition is our Biennial Faculty Exhibition that features Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design’s faculty. Every two years the creative work of the artists who instruct in the studios of Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design are exhibited.
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
August 7, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone.
Biennial Faculty Exhibition
July 10 - August 16, 2015

This exhibition is our Biennial Faculty Exhibition that features Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design’s faculty. Every two years the creative work of the artists who instruct in the studios of Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design are exhibited.
 
 
First Fridays in Grand Center
September 4, 2015
Discover the neighborhood’s remarkable array of visual arts at eight venues presenting a broad spectrum of art, all within walking distance of each other. Come for the art and stay for dinner in this premier arts district that has something for everyone. 
 
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