Piedmont Craftsmen, Inc.
Based in Winston-Salem, Piedmont Craftsmen, Inc., is an education and arts organization devoted to the promotion of fine traditional and contemporary crafts. It offers educational opportunities to schools and other organizations and maintains a retail shop and gallery at 601 Trade Street, the heart of Winston-Salem's art district. Exhibiting members for its gallery are juried into the organization on the basis of their skills and professionalism by a standards committee made up of exhibiting craftsmen and other professionals. Their work includes photography and fine art, handmade garments, jewelry, one-of-a-kind functional housewares and decorative objects. Its shop sells members' wares on site and at its online store.