About

Prince Edward Island, Canada has long been celebrated for its strong sense of place. Historically, Islanders have been a self-sufficient people who respect and appreciate the traditions of the past.

The Prince Edward Island Crafts Council was formed in 1965 to represent the handcraft sector on the Island, and was incorporated as a not-for-profit organization in 1975.

The mission of the Crafts Council is to promote the making and acceptance of quality handcrafted items through the provision of programs and services; to encourage and assist those who are creating and producing the future heirlooms of Prince Edward Island.

The PEICC invites you to help fill an increasing demand for quality, Island-made, hand-crafted products; to keep informed about activities in the craft sector and to become part of a growing community of dedicated craftspeople.

 

2016/17Board of DirectorsCitizenofcraftY
President: Robert McMillan
Vice President: Phil Hermann
Past President: Suzanne Scott
Secretary: Crystal Stevens
Treasurer: Pieter Ijsselstein
Director at Large: Kim Roach
Director at Large: Cindy Lapena
Director at Large: Ayelet Stewart
Director at Large: Dean Smith
Director at Large: Paula Kenny
Director at Large: Don Quarles

Staff
Executive Director: Laura Cole

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A group photo from our June 2105 Board Meeting

Award Winners 2016

Joe Award

 

Congratulations to Joe McASkill, who was awarded the Lister Trophy for Outstanding Craftsperson 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paula AwardAnd congratulations to Paula Keeny, who was awarded the PEI Crafts Council Award for outstanding contribution to the craft community.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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