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Crafters Itinerary

Let us help you discover handmade at Sauder Village!

Consider planning your visit during one of our many craft-themed special events, or check out our class schedule and plan to take a craft class during your stay at Sauder Village!

Glassblowing class

Our craft-themed special events include:

  • Quilt Show
  • Explore the Crafts
  • Rug Hooking Exhibit
  • Celebrate Our Artisans
  • Fiber Arts Fest
  • Woodcarvers Show & Sale

Craft Classes vary throughout the year and are often offered in the evening — a great reason to plan a two-day visit to Sauder Village!

Crafters Itinerary: Day One

10 am–12:30 pm: Visit Historic Sauder Village. Take time to visit all of the talented craftsmen — potter, glassblower, cooper, tinsmith, woodworker, spinner, weaver, quilter, broom maker and basket maker.

12:301:30 pm: Enjoy lunch at the Barn Restaurant or Village Café.

1:30​5 pm: Spend the afternoon enjoying the special exhibit (if you came on an event day) or take your time exploring the historic village!

Crafters Itinerary: Day Two

If you planned your trip in conjunction with a special event or class, why not extend your stay! Reserve a room at our beautiful country inn or campground to enjoy a relaxing and inspirational getaway!

9 am: Enjoy breakfast under our Great Oak Tree and spend time in our atrium area — swimming, playing games or just relaxing.

Spend your day taking a craft class or workshop planned in conjunction with one of our craft-themed special events. Details and registration information online. Be sure to enjoy a meal at our Barn Restaurant, Village Café or perhaps one of the restaurants in nearby Archbold.


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