American Artisan Show

Renowned American Artisan Show this November 2017, at the Wilton Historical Society

Returning in November, the Wilton Historical Society is presenting the highlight of the season — The 32nd Annual American Artisan Show.

aas-2016-mills-zoldak-teapotFifty highly-skilled artisans from across the country will be presenting their work and its influences that have been part of American fine handwork since the 18th century.  Shaker-style furniture, pottery, baskets, candles, quilts, Windsor chairs, rugs, floor cloths, art, tavern signs, fine jewelry – and even beautifully turned peppermills will be available for purchase.  The show is fittingly set in the Society’s charming 18th and 19th century buildings.

The American Artisan Show will take place Saturday, November 4, from 10:00 – 5:00 and Sunday, November 5 from 10:00 – 4:00. Admission is $10; under 18 free.

Click Here for a list of 2016’s participating artisans.

Click Here to see the 2016 Preview Party & Auction

For Artisans:

If you are an artisan interested in participating in the upcoming American Artisan Show, please submit this Artisan Application for our consideration. Please email to artisanshow@wiltonhistorical.org. Thank You.


American Artisan Show 2016 Sponsors



        • AOS Copier
        • Connecticut Cottages and Gardens
        • Early American Life Magazine
        • Fairfield Theater Company
        • JC Signs
        • JM Painting
        • Marchese Electric
        • NCL Insurance
        • Paul J. Keating, DMD
        • Perry and McKendry
        • RBC Wealth Management
        • Rockwell Art & Framing
        • Shoff Darby Insurance Agency
        • Shooner American Redware
        • Smile Art Orthodontics
        • University Archives
        • Wilton Hardware
        • Wilton Landscaping

Sponsorship Opportunities

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the 2017 American Artisan Show, we encourage you to get in touch with us either over the phone at (203) 762-7257 or email us at communications@wiltonhistorical.org for more information.