Founded in 1963, Ohio Designer Craftsmen (ODC) is a not-for-profit organization with over 2100 members. Our membership includes craft artists, educators, students, and others who appreciate fine craft.Take a look at our Columbus online trip planner to schedule your visit to Ohio Craft Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
ODC hosts four art fairs each year: Winterfair in Covington, Kentucky and Columbus, Ohio; The Art Studio Clearance Sale in Columbus; and the Shaker Heights Arts and Music Fair in Shaker Heights, Ohio.
The museum hosts five or six exhibitions of contemporary craft by artists from Ohio and across the United States annually. Public programs include artist lectures, hands-on workshops for children and adults, and a summer day camps for children ages 6 - 18.
Ohio Designer Craftsmen also provides assistance to its member artists. Membership benefits include:
• Technical and professional workshops
• Marketing assistance & referral service
• Opportunities to apply to ODC craft fairs and member's exhibition at the Ohio Craft Museum.
• Workshop and fair scholarships and work/study opportunities
Ohio Craft Museum Reviews
The exhibitions they have are beyond creative, artful and exciting. They also have a lovely gift shop representing every medium more »
I just discovered the Ohio Craft Museum and it is an absolute gem! It is a smaller museum that is FREE with free parking that is in Grandview. It has cool single artist exhibits (which at least it did... more »
Small building but it houses many displays that are ever rotating. Many arts and crafts from local vendors that would be excellent for birthday and Christmas gifts.
Great place to find unique art and gifts!
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