Voted WNC’s favorite art event for the past decade, The Big Crafty returns for a day of hand-to-heart artful craft on Saturday & Sunday December 7 & 8 from 12-6pm at Asheville’s US Cellular Center.

Join us for a tour of the creative landscape, with 150 creative venturers and total art stars, craft-infused good times, hugs and high fives.

The Big Crafty is so grateful to the City of Asheville and the Asheville Area Arts Council for their support.

Saturday & Sunday
December 7 & 8, 2019
US Cellular Center

Our artists

The Big Crafty highlights the work of carefully-selected artists, makers and craft innovators who embody the heart and the dynamism of the independent creative community.
Summer 2019 lineup

About

Voted Western NC’s favorite art event for more than a decade, The Big Crafty celebrates the beauty of a human scale economy and community-building, soul-enriching creative work.

Information for Artists

We extend warm welcome to a rich pageant of basement and backyard artists, juried prize-winners and brand new creative spirits.

Thank you!

To the City of Asheville, the Asheville Area Arts Council, Horse & Hero, and Leah B. Noel, CPA: The Big Crafty thanks you, and our artists thank you, for all you do for  the creative community!

Artist, supporter, collaborator?

Drop us a line with your questions or ideas.