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Appalachian Center for Craft


VIRTUAL Celebration of Craft

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

FREE Event

Celebration will be a virtual event this year with FREE hands-on craft kits for children and a live stream of artist demonstrations!

Craft Demonstrations - via Live Stream on Facebook - @tntechcraftcenter
  • 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Glass Blowing
  • 11:00-11:30 a.m. Blacksmithing
  • 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Wheel Throwing in Ceramics
  • 1:00 - 1:30 p.m. Painting on Silk in Fibers
  • 2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Wood Turning
Celebration Not an Auction Sale - Fundraiser
  • Artwork donated by regional artists and the Craft Center's own artists
  • Proceeds support educational art outreach program for high school teachers and students
Link to Celebration Not An Auction Sale
Craft Center Gallery Sale
  • 25% Discount on all handmade items in the Gallery
  • Excludes exhibitions and supplies
  • In person 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and
  • Online Saturday and Sunday
  • Link to online Store
Kids Hands-on Craft Activities 
Offering free kits of materials with directions to create five crafts.
Recorded demonstrations with directions are available online. 
  • Materials for all the following activities are included in the kit!
    • Create clay pinch pot turtles to decorate with acrylic paint
    • Make sun prints on cardstock to frame
    • Paint your own sun catchers
    • Decorate mosaic flower pots to grow seeds in starter mix (all included)
    • Fold your own origami books to decorate with your art
  • Kits intended for children 12 and under
  • Pick up your kits from:
    • The Craft Center Gallery - now
    • The Putnam County Library - after March 31
    • At Dogwood Park in Cookeville April 6 and 7, 4-6 p.m.

Kids Crafts Video Demonstrations

Contents of Kids' Craft Kits

Mosaic Flower Pots Demonstration

Sun Prints Demonstration

Suncatchers Demonstration

Air Dry Clay Turtle Demonstration

Origami books