Gracia Gomez

I draw inspiration from mythology and my dream world. Currently, the ceramic medium provides a perfect means of expressing the hybrid traditions of my country and gaining an understanding of the way colonialism transforms cultures of all times.



Small business owners and self employed makers often do not have access to affordable insurance plans as individuals. Membership with Craft Ontario gives you access to exclusive insurance rates and plans specifially for people in the arts! See available coverage options below.

Exhibitor    Health & Dental  


Craft Show Exhibitor Insurance


The Craft Show Exhibitor Insurance Program, brokered by HUB International for over 15 years, offers craft show exhibitors a hassle-free application, payment process, and policy coverage:

    • Property and liability coverage for multiple shows all under one annual policy, whether you participate in 1 show or 100 shows.
    • $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 general liability (depending on the limit requested) and $25,000 property insurance for the duration of your time at the show.
    • Sublimits of $2,500 per item/$25,000 per loss for Jewellery and Fine Arts; and extra property insurance coverage can easily and affordably be added.
    • Your property is covered for "all risks" while at the show and while moving to and from the show.
    • Efficient claims handling through Travelers Canada 24 hour claims hotline.

For more information, contact HUB International at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call +1-416-619-4357 to speak to a broker. 

Coverage Details


Health & Dental Insurance

Two plan options available: Standard or Comprehensive, starting as low as $80. Both include the following:


Prescription Drug Dental Extended Health Care
Group Term Life & Accidental Death Travel Medical Member & Family Assistance Program


The Arts & Entertainment Plan® is offered to Craft Ontario members by AFBS, a not-for-profit insurance provider owned by performers and writers. AFBS is a Member-owned, not-for-profit, federally incorporated insurance company that has been operating since 1975. AFBS has proudly underwritten the Arts & Entertainment Plan® since November 1, 2011. 

Enroll online or contact the Arts & Entertainment Plan administrator at AFBS for more information and don't forget to provide your Craft Ontario member number! 

Plan Comparison PDF   Standard Plan PDF   Comprehensive Plan PDF


1-800-387-8897 ext 238
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Home, Auto, Property, Business & Studio Insurance

Through Craft Ontario's partnership with HUB International Members have access to competitive rates on the following insurance types administered by AFBS:

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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.