Artisans Guild of Norfolk

9 Station Place, Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 542-5055. Artful objects from the practical to the whimsical. Locally crafted. Carefully selected. Always something new. Featuring jewelry, knits, woodenware, pottery, savories, handmade greeting cards, children's book and toys and season & holiday works. Ample free parking. Call for hours.

At The Wish House & Souterrain Gallery

413 Main St, West Cornwall, CT 06796.

Rte. 128, (near the covered bridge)  (860) 672-2969. Gifts, Clothing, Home Accents, Gallery in a colorful inspiring ambience, celebrate life, get ideas, be surprised, relax and inhale, wit & whimsy, smile! Open daily 11-6. Closed Mon. & Tues. during the winter. "When you see the bear you are there!"

Bantam Tileworks

816 Bantam Rd., Bantam, CT 06750.

(860) 361-9306. A handmade ceramic tile shop making tiles for home installation. Our showroom and workshop have over 100 unique colors found nowhere else. Also offering tableware made with our glazes, platters, plates, bowls, mugs and vases are available as well as checkerboards, coasters, tables and animal tiles. All make truly one-of-a-kind gifts. Come tour our recently expanded studios and showroom to see how we make all our products. Mon.-Sun. 10-5.

Bodhi Tree Gallery

14 Cobble Court, Litchfield, CT 06759.

(860) 567-8733. Explore this boutique gallery featuring fine locally made crafts including jewelry, iron and wood, art, glass and kaleidoscopes. We also offer holiday items as well as unique gifts and home décor accessories. Each piece is made by the artist and, is therefore, one of a kind. We get new items regularly, and the store is constantly changing. Open daily 10:30 – 5:30 & Sun. 12 noon – 5.

Brookfield Craft Center

286 Whisconier Rd., Brookfield, CT 06804.

(203) 775-4526. National profile not-for-profit school and gallery for fine craft housed in six vintage buildings overlooking the Still River at Halfway Falls. Classes and workshops in glass, ceramics, jewelry making, woodturning, fiber and blacksmithing. Juried gallery exhibitions. Gift shop features American fine crafts exclusively. Year round Fri. 10-2, Sat. 11-5, Sun. 12-4. Check the web site for Special Holiday hours.

Carol Wallace Gallery and Commission Artist, Illustrator, and Designer

Barkhamsted, CT 06063.

Sycamore Studio.  (860) 379-4286. Artist Carol Wallace accepts commissions of barns, homes, inns, landscape, and gardens in Litchfield Hills and Fairfield County. Watercolor and acrylic paintings & pen and ink drawings.www.preserveamerica.com. www.DaisyDogEnterprises.com.

Clint Thorn Fine Furnishings

298 Town Hill Rd, Goshen, CT 06756.

(860) 491-4261. For over 25 years award winning furniture artist Clint Thorn has been making one of a kind pieces for those who desire quality, value and exclusivity. Whether it's a set for an entire room or that one unique piece that will be passed down for generations to come, he's dedicated to excellence and creating a timeless design that is as inspiring to the soul as it is functional. Studio 5 miles from Litchfield Green. Open year round by appt.

Cornwall Bridge Pottery

69 Kent Rd, Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754.

Rte. 7,  Phone: (860) 672-6545. The Pottery sits on Rte. 7, one mile north of the Rte. 45 junction and one-half mile south of the junction with Rte. 4. Here you will see a 35 ft. long wood fired kiln and showroom full of beautiful pots designed for everyday use. THE SECONDS ARE HERE! Welcome all!

Cornwall Bridge Pottery Store

415 Sharon Goshen Turnpike, West Cornwall, CT 06796.

Rte. 128, (near the covered bridge). (860) 672-6545. This is the Direct Outlet for pots, lamps and tiles made at the Cornwall Bridge Pottery. Two floors of clay, wood, glass, cotton, sterling silver, amber ... and many other crafts from around the world. SECONDS can be bought in Cornwall Bridge at the POTTERY WORKSHOP (69 Kent Rd. North).

Denis Curtiss, Sculptor, Sculpturedale

3 Carter Rd., Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754.

Rte. 7, (4 mi. north of Kent, next to Kent Falls)  (860) 927-3420. Life-size representational animals and dancers in steel or bronze, joyous and enlivening, studio and outdoor sculpture garden. Weekends or by appointment year-round.