Become a part of a local community of professional craftspeople and craft enthusiasts.

Craft NB is the oldest Canadian provincial crafts council, and we offer a variety of memberships for the craft enthusiast, the professional craftsperson, students and emerging artisans. Learn how you can become part of New Brunswick’s growing fine craft community.


Support New Brunswick craftspeople by attending one of our fine craft events

Craft NB celebrates two annual festivals and organizes artist residencies, exhibitions, and workshops. In partnership with the Government of New Brunswick, we also organize the New Brunswick Artisans Nouveau-Brunswick booth at the Craft East Buyers Expo.


What Our Artisans Say About Us

I love the range of opportunities Craft NB provides its members — gallery exhibitions, fine craft festivals, workshops, and above all, friendly knowledgeable people in the office, ready to answer any questions you may have. So happy to be a member of this organization!

Deborah Payne

Artisan, Deborah Payne

I had no idea how much support Craft NB provides it members – wow!

Izabell Fagan

Artisan, StoneWorks

Call for Photographer – Beneath the Surface Exhibition Catalogue

Deadline to Apply: August 2nd, 2019 About Beneath the Surface: The Beneath the Surface touring exhibition is the final step of Craft NB’s 2019 Beneath the Surface residency which took place this past June at Fundy National Park. In partnership with Parks Canada, Craft...

[CLOSED] Employment Opportunity – Marketing & Graphic Design Assistant

Title: Marketing & Graphic Design AssistantTerms of Employment: Full time, 10 weeks, daytime, $11.50/hourStart Date: June 17th Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick Deadline for Application: June 5th Job Description The Marketing & Graphic Design Assistant will assist...

Craft NB Summer Fest is Coming!

Discover locally made fine craft! The Craft NB Summer Fest, presented by Craft NB in collaboration with Brent Rourke Cabinetmaker is coming to Bloomfield July 6th at the Barn in Bloomfield! The Craft NB Summer Fest will feature contemporary and traditional fine craft...

Beneath the Surface Residency Artists Announced

The Beneath the Surface residency, a partnership between Craft NB and Parks Canada is returning to Fundy National Park from June 3rd to June 7th, 2019. This residency is designed to give a select number of Craft NB members the opportunity to experience New Brunswick’s...

What We Offer.

As a General Member, joining Craft NB entitles you to participate in the cultural heritage of our province at a fundamental level. You will have access to the community of active professional craftspeople, their events, exhibitions, workshops and information sources. You can receive discounts and free passes and add your voice to the decision making processes that guide this longstanding tradition of authenticity and integrity which life in the crafts inspires.

For the professional craftsperson, joining Craft NB entitles you to participate in the cultural heritage of our province at a fundamental level. You will become a part of a lively community of professional craftspeople and craft enthusiasts and have the opportunity to participate and engage in the events, exhibitions, workshops and information sources. By joining Craft NB you can take advantage of many membership benefits including discounts and passes, a health insurance plan designed specifically for artists, advice on funding opportunities, input on future programs and workshops, and access to various provincial, national and international opportunities
Learn more about Student Membership and Emerging Artisan Membership here.