Welcome to Foothills Craft Guild

Formed in 1966, our goal is to contribute to the advancement, development, and appreciation of arts and handicrafts of all kinds. Giving back to the community, providing educational programs and representing the Tennessee region are just a few of the rewarding benefits we provide to the community and our members. As membership continues to grow we are excited and proud to have so many talented artists working in a variety of media as part of Foothills Craft Guild.

Jury Fest

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March 9 & August 10

Calling All Artists

Foothills Craft Guild Jury Fest is an exciting opportunity for artists to apply for acceptance as a Member of the Guild.

How To Join

Fine Craft Show


November 18-20, 2016

50 Years!

We will be celebrating our 50 year anniversary this year. Come join us in the special festivities. Jacob Building, Chilhowee Park, Knoxville, Tennessee

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Welcome - Get Creative With Us!

We are pleased you are here and have an interest in all we have to offer. Foothills Craft Guild was organized in 1966 and incorporated in 1968, chartered as an educational, non-profit corporation.

Our purpose is to encourage and promote the development and appreciation of art, handicrafts, and high standards of workmanship, to conduct educational programs for the community, and to sponsor and hold fine craft shows, exhibitions, fairs, and demonstrations; just as the group of craftsmen had in mind when they took the group to a professional level in 1968.

Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Winner Foothills Craft Guild
Foothills Craft Guild's Fine Craft Show is honored to be a Top Twenty destination for the 2nd year in a row with Southeast Tourism Society!
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Left until our Special 50th Annual Fine Craft Fair

WBIR TV Appearance

    I just love doing this show. This is my hometown show. It gives people an opportunity to buy local, I see lots of friends, people are excited about it, it's easy and free parking for customers and it's an easy show to set up for. I could be doing another guild show in North Carolina that weekend but I'd rather do this one. There are artists here who are nationally known, and I'm proud to be a part of it. This is a relaxing show for me to do. I always look forward to it. - Wendy Seaward, Member


    This show far surpassed the so-called "fine craft" shows in our area. - A couple visiting from Michigan