Gifts of the Craftsmen

Our galleries will be filled with one-of-a-kind and limited-edition jewelry, ceramics, art glass, clothing and more, all made in America by fine craft artists. It’s a unique holiday shopping experience featuring new artists and long-time favorites. Click here for the online gallery


Selections from the Ohio Designer Craftsmen Permanent Collection

This summer, we’ve filled the gallery with superb selections from ODC’s permanent collection. Nearly 40 works in clay, fiber, glass, wood and metal will be shown through August. A number of renowned Ohio artists are represented, including ceramists Jack Earl and Viktor Schreckengost, glass artist Mark Matthews, basket artist Dorothy Gill Barnes, and fiber artists Tom Balbo and Janice Lessman-Moss.

Sarah Pike

Functional Ceramics Exhibition & Sale

Presented by Ohio Designer Craftsmen, the Functional Ceramics Exhibition features exemplary work by 20 artists from across the United States and Canada. All works are currently on sale: if you would like to purchase a piece from this exhibition, please email us at  Click here for images of the exhibition and a link to the catalog.



Joanna H Manousis

The Best of 2020- Rescheduled for 2021

The Best of… is Ohio Designer Craftsmen’s annual members’ exhibition. Now in its 37th year, this juried exhibition is regarded as one of Ohio’s best shows, and features established and emerging artists in all craft media. As a significant exhibition of fine craft, The Best of 2020 showcases functional, sculptural or decorative approaches to contemporary works in clay, fiber, wood, glass, enamel, leather, metal, jewelry or other media. Due to COVID-19, the Best of 2020 has been postponed, and will be installed in the spring of 2021.  Click here for the online gallery . Click here for artist interviews.



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