Patrons

Meghan Price
FEATURED MEMBER

My work marries textile construction techniques with the contemplation of less tangible systems. I am motivated by wonder in relation to the complexity of our world, by skepticism in the face of certainty and by points where textiles and science intersect.

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Patrons

Thanks to the support of our Patrons, for over forty years Craft Ontario has continued to deliver essential programs and services that demonstrate our commitment to growing a vital cultural and economic infrastructure in Ontario and across Canada.

Our Patrons play a vital role in supporting the current and future work of Craft Ontario. Each contribution helps fund a wide variety of core activities, including our exhibitions schedule and the business support and professional development services that we offer our members on a daily basis. Today, more than ever, we need your support to continue to grow craft in Ontario. If you believe, as we do, in the importance of craft and the value of a strong craft community, please consider becoming a Patron today.

Annual Craft Ontario Patron gifts start at $175, with additional benefits introduced in recognition of larger gift amounts as outlined in our schedule of Patron Benefits below. Each gift made through the Craft Ontario Patron program entitles you to a charitable tax receipt for the total amount of your gift.

See below for a listing of our Patron Benefits.

CRAFT FRIEND: PATRON LEVEL I, $175 - $249

Benefits include:

  • Charitable Tax Receipt for full amount of your gift
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Studio Magazine subscription, 2 issues per year, mailed to your door
  • Craft is Happening e-newsletter subscription to keep you informed of exhibitions and events
  • Invites to Craft Ontario's exhibitions and events
  • Free or discounted entry to over 80 galleries and museums through our membership with the Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG).
  • 10% discount at the Craft Ontario Gallery and the Craft Ontario Shop*
  • Invites to exclusive shopping evenings at the Craft Ontario Shop

CRAFT CONTRIBUTOR: PATRON LEVEL II, $250 - $499

  • Patron Level I Benefits, PLUS...
  • Gift of a one-year Studio Magazine subscription for a friend

CRAFT PARTNER: PATRON LEVEL III, $500 - $999

  • Patron Level II Benefits, PLUS...
  • Private exhibition viewings with Curator or Artist tour at the Craft Ontario Gallery

CRAFT BENEFACTOR: PATRON LEVEL IV, $1,000 - $4,999

  • Patron Level III Benefits, PLUS...
  • Host a private shopping evening with refreshments at the Craft Ontario Shop**

CRAFT CHAMPION: PATRON LEVEL V, $5,000+

  • Patron Level IV Benefits, PLUS...
  • Host a private function at Craft Ontario's new location
  • Name recognition in program print materials
  • Naming opportunities, if/where appropriate***


* Discount excludes purchase from Inuit print collection
** Conditions may apply
*** Contact Emma Quin, CEO for more information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Become a Patron Today!

If you have any questions about patronage with Craft Ontario or to become a Patron Member, please contact Emma Quin at 416-925-4222 x 223 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Who We Are

Formerly the Ontario Crafts Council, Craft Ontario is a not-for-profit service organization that works to have craft recognized as a valuable part of life. We promote and celebrate professional craft through providing member opportunities, and advocate for craft practice by educating and empowering diverse audiences.