Encouraging Imagination

The Coastal Carolina Artists & Crafters Guild Inc promotes arts and crafts in Onslow County and its surrounding areas. The CCAC Guild will accomplish this through education, social functions and events where artists are given a platform to exchange ideas, show their work, and market their craft.


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UPCOMING EVENTS


Business Networking with Artists and Crafters (FREE)

In this session, participants will learn best practices and share secrets of success for effectively operating their arts and crafts business. Topics for each monthly session are carefully selected to enable participants to gain knowledge and experience. The unique monthly topic will center on one or more of the following: discussion of trends in marketing and showcasing art and craft products; best practices for networking; increasing sales; pricing products; exhibiting in art and craft shows and festivals; and website marketing.

Next session is Tuesday March 22nd from 6:30pm until 9pm.

Doors are open to the public and seminar is FREE to attend. Business Networking with Artists and Crafters is held the last Tuesday of Each Month at the Small Business Center at Coastal Carolina Community College in the Melton Skills Center.

This year's session dates are: 01/26/16, 02/23/16, 03/22/16 (note early date before the Spring Break), 04/26/16, 05/31/16, 06/28/16, 07/26/16, 08/30/16, 09/27/16. 10/25/16, 11/15/16 (this is before Thanksgiving), 12/13/16 (note early date before the Holiday Break)



3rd Annual Winterfest Arts & Crafts Show


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Friday Dec 3rd, Saturday Dec 4th, Sunday Dec 5th 2016
100 Recreation Lane, Jacksonville NC
(Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex)

To be a vendor at the 3rd Annual Winterfest in 2016,
please download and fill out this form and give it to Laura Voss or send it to:
P.O. Box 1044
Jacksonville, NC 28541


Local Idol



$500 Grand Prize

Finalists will be performing in the last phase of the competition at Winterfest Arts and Crafts Show at the Jacksonville Commons (100 Recreation Drive) on Friday December 3rd! Performance material must be appropriate for general audiences. Registration fee of $15 per performer or groups of three or more $10 per person. For more information contact Vox at 910 915-1858.


Upcycled Art Contest


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Friday Dec 3rd, Saturday Dec 4th, Sunday Dec 5th 2016
100 Recreation Lane, Jacksonville NC
(Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex)

To participate in the 3rd Annual Winterfest Upcycled Art Contest in 2015,
please download and fill out this form and give it to Laura Voss or send it to:
P.O. Box 1044
Jacksonville, NC 28541
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Cookie Contest



Cookie Contest Rules
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City of Jacksonville Gingerbread House Contest

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Click the button below to download the Rules for the Contest and the Entry Form