Causes: Arts & Culture
Mission: The artisans center of virginia develops and implements systems and strategies to improve economic outcomes for virginia artisans and their communities while assisting them in promoting their local artisan culture.
Programs: Develop and maintain artisan trail networks to form strategic alliances with businesses across the state and provide connecting points of interest and accomodations to enhance regional tourism activity.
offer workforce development initiatives focused on honing the vocational and trade skills of virginia artisans while providing them with the business training needed to operate, market and sell their products and services.
various other programs, exhibitions and conferences to provide training and develop opportunities to virginia artisans.