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Lisa Creskey

Lisa is drawn to local historical documents, architecture and artifacts as a place to initiate visual exploration. Through her work she attempts to question and destabilize her own understanding of personal and collective identity.


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Help us reach our fundraising goals!  

If you believe, as we do, in the importance of craft and the value of a strong craft community please consider making a gift today. We rely on the generosity of individual donors for 20 per cent of our annual revenue. A donation to Craft Ontario, whether large or small, will have an immediate impact on Ontario’s craft community.

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Why support Craft Ontario?

Because you can help us do what we do best:

  • Promote the work of Ontario craftspeople through our Gallery and retail venue, Craft Ontario Shop, which has been in operation since 1931. With 45,000 people walking through our doors every year, we have been instrumental to the economic success of hundreds of makers of craft.
  • Provide public recognition for the highest quality of craft in Ontario.
  • Serve 1,200 diverse makers and supporters, and deliver programs and services to keep the craft community growing.
  • Acknowledge excellence through the annual Craft Awards program.
  • Provide a national forum for dialogue about craft through Studio Magazine

We are passionate about building a strong and vibrant craft community in Ontario and ensuring that craft plays a vital role in contemporary culture.

Please consider making a charitable gift to Craft Ontario today. Craft Ontario relies on the generosity of donors like you to sustain our programs and services and continue to build a strong, vibrant artistic culture in Ontario. In recognition of your gift, you will be included on our online Donor Wall and any donations over $20 will receive a tax receipt for the maximum allowable amount as defined by the Canada Revenue Agency.

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Who We Are

Formerly the Ontario Crafts Council, Craft Ontario is a not-for-profit service organization that works to have craft recognized as a valuable part of life. We promote and celebrate professional craft through providing member opportunities, and advocate for craft practice by educating and empowering diverse audiences.