The Guild participates in several local shows. Volunteers are needed for each show and provides an opportunity to know other members and talk with the local community about the woodworking and the Guild. Some shows enable members to sell their products.
Gathering of the Guilds
The 2021 show will be changed to a virtual show and planned for the first week in May. Details to follow
Gathering of the Guilds has traditionally been a huge show with 6 different Guilds and nearly 350 artists who make custom, one-of-a-kind products. The show takes 60,000 sq. ft. at the Oregon Convention Center with up to 18,000 attendees. Due to the Pandemic, the show this year will be on-line. Details of how to participate as a buyer is HERE. Members who want to participate must register by March 1, 2021. REGISTER HERE
The 2022 Show is still planned to be like previous shows at the Oregon Convention Center has been moved to April 29 - May 1.
Art-In-The-Pearl - Canceled for 2020
Art In The Pearl®, Portland Oregon’s annual Fine Arts & Crafts Festival, occurs every year on Labor Day weekend in the Pearl District’s North Park Blocks. The Festival is FREE and requires NO TICKETS for entry. Art In The Pearl has been named one of the top 10 Arts and Crafts Festivals in the country (source: Art Fair Source Book). The festival fills the North Park Blocks with art, theater, music, and hands-on activities for people of all ages.
Multnomah Days & Clackamas County Fair - Canceled for 2020
Multimonah Days is the Biggest little Parade in Portland. Old school street fair and parade featuring vendors and performers from across the city and beyond. We partner with the Arts Center for Kid's Day where we help the kids build over 150 bird houses from kits that the Project Build Team makes.
The Guild has participated in the Clackamas County Fair for over 10 years helping kids build bird houses.