Located in the Museum district of Houston, this non-profit organization is committed to encouraging the process and history of craft. Major focus is placed on items made of fiber, metal, glass, clay and wood. The center also arranges exhibitions, where creative crafts of local as well as national artistes are put on display. And if you want to know more about this form of art, attend one of the many workshops, gallery talks and demonstrations organized by the center. The Asher Gallery, a store within the Craft Center, also has works of old and new artists for sale.