CRAFT(s) Gallery and Mercantile

CRAFT(s) Gallery and Mercantile, a contemporary and traditional art gallery promoting local, regional, and national artists ia located at the corner of 4th and Chestnut St in Louisville, KY, and features contemporary & traditional art from around the globe. Products include folk art, painting, jewelry, ceramics, glass art, fiber art, furniture, forged metal, books and wearable items. Craft(s) Gallery will be a specialty destination for locals and tourists visiting downtown Louisville.


Founded in the Spring of 2013 by Karen Welch and David McGuire, Craft(s) Gallery & Mercantile is a Contemporary and Traditional Art Galllery. Craft(s) represents emerging and established regional and national artsists in a variety of styles, mediums and genres, including painting, ceramics, glass, fiber art, works on paper, mixed media, photography, folk art and sculpture. In addition to the artists hosted in the gallery, David and Karen have long-term relationships with regional artists and art communities, providing them access to some of the country’s most collectible art.

With dual expertise in art and fine craft design, Karen and David have used their passion for creativity and excellence to build a reputation and business around an appreciation of all types of art. They have served the Ohio River Valley and points beyond with in-home/office design presentations, fine art consulting, sales of fine art and craft, picture hanging, art installations, and customized corporate art programs.