Craft Awards Community Awards Mather Award Applications

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Craft Ontario Awards is one of our most popular member benefits. With a roster of ten annual awards, we're proud to be able to support our membership with funds to grow their professional activities.

Awards Overview

CRAFT AWARDS: Recognizes makers that create innovative and exceptional work - check out the work of past recipients here

COMMUNITY AWARDS: Chosen and presented each year by our Organization Members, the Community Awards help celebrate excellence in specific craft disciplines.

MATHER AWARD: Celebrating distinguished contributors to craft since 1981. One of the highest markers of exceptional commitment to the development of craft in Ontario - find more information here.

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.