To provide an organization for inspiration, cooperation, and exchange of information among Alabama craftsmen and others interested in fine crafts.
To encourage a wide appreciation and preservation of traditional crafts along with an appreciation of contemporary crafts.
To encourage creative and personally expressive design using traditional craft media as well as contemporary craft media.
To promote appreciation of the aesthetic value of crafts as well as the utilitarian function.
To promote and maintain high standards of design and craftsmanship and to encourage growth in these areas.
To provide a Standards Committee committed to upholding and maintaining the above stated purposes.