Dedicated to advancing the Smithsonian's mission to increase and diffuse knowledge. Founded in 1966.       

            The Smithsonian Women’s Committee celebrates fine American crafts through two signature events: the Smithsonian Craft Show and Craft2Wear. From the funds raised at these shows the Committee awards grants and endowments throughout the Smithsonian.

Shellie Bender

Disc Neck.jpg postcard bracelet.jpg kiara ruff.jpg

Shellie Bender

Lawrence, KS