Below are the nominees for the 2014 Academy of Handmade Awards. Those who receive the most nominations in their category will be recognized was an Achievement Honoree. If you are nominated and are an artist, you will be eligible for a Best Artist award (regardless of how many nominations received), which is voted on by the Academy of Handmade members. Become a member today to vote! Nominations close March 19. You can nominate your favorite handmade business here

The awards show will be held April 26 at Art Share LA. Get your tickets before they're gone!

Fashion - Apparel Kids & Babies


Fashion - Apparel Kids & Babies


Plush and Toy

Home and Garden Accessories

Upcycled Items

Stationery and Printmaking

Furniture and Lighting

Bath and Beauty

Food- Baked

Food- Preserves, Pickled Goods and Sauces

Food- Other

Pet Accessories

Online Craft Marketplace (a place for purchasing finished handmade goods)

Online Craft Retail (a place for purchasing supplies or kits)