The Appalachian Craft Center is an 87,000 sq. ft. facility located on more than 500 wooded acres overlooking Center Hill Lake in scenic Middle Tennessee. Located near Smithville, Tennessee, is a satellite campus of Tennessee Tech University (TTU) which is in Cookeville, Tennessee (approximately 25 miles east of the Craft Center off Interstate 40)
The Craft Center is home to one of the premier retailers of fine craft in the Southeast. We feature contemporary and traditional fine craft by Craft Center artists and 100+ regional craft artists. The Craft Center hosts up to 25 exhibitions annually. Shows range from the works of regional, national and international contemporary craft artists.