APPLICATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 22, 2020
WHO MAY EXHIBIT?
LOCATION: Indoor Air-Conditioned Robarts Arena just 5 minutes from downtown Sarasota
Indoor air-conditioned and Outdoor Booths available.
INDOOR BOOTH FEE: Starting at $795. Includes 500 watts electric & curtained backwall
OUTDOOR BOOTHS:Unload & drive directly to your booth
INDOOR ART WALL SPACE AVAILABLE FOR FINE ARTISTS
If you do not have your own display racks or walls, we will provide display racks to hang your work.
The panels are 5' wide x 8' high.
We seek creative Excellence! All work must be handmade in the USA & Canada by the exhibiting artist.
Basketry, Ceramics, Decorative Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metal, Mixed Media, Wearable Art, Wood, Painting, Sculpture, Furniture and Photography
THE SELECTION PROCESS & CRITERIA
Richard & Joanna Rothbard, the producers who are also the owners of An American Craftsman Galleries, will be selecting artists based on originality of design, technical expertise, overall aesthetics as well as presentation. All categories of fine craft and fine art will be considered and in balance so that a cross section of all media will be represented.
See the full list of eligibility criteria and show policies in the Terms & Conditions of Participation.
BEFORE YOU BEGIN
To complete the online application, you will need the following:
• Images: 5 Professional quality hi-res jpeg images
under 10MB in size: 4 images of your work, 1 of your booth
. Images must be in jpeg format. Hi-Res images are strongly preferred. Please see Image Formatting Guidelines for more details.• Artist Statement and Brief Bio
Move In & Set Up
Thursday Dec 3: 9am-7pm
Friday Dec 4: 10am-5pm
Saturday Dec 5: 10am-5pm
Sunday Dec 6: 10am-4pm
APPLICATION FEES & DEPOSITS
$35 application fee. Application fees and deposits are non-refundable.
Booth Fee: $200 Deposit Fee is non-refundable once accepted and confirms your participation.
Booth fee Payment is due as per invoice due date.
JURY NOTIFICATION will be emailed within 3 weeks of the application deadline.
Add firstname.lastname@example.org to your email contacts to ensure receipt of important communications.
To be sure that you receive your notification, NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE will be made by email.
• 8' high black pipe & drape backdrop included in booth fee. (Indoor Booths only.)
• Show directory listing with advertising opportunity
• Booth sign
• Promotional postcards and posters
• Online marketing: Artist listing to include image and link to your website
• 24-hour security
• Promotional postcards
VIEW TERMS & CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION, CANCELLATION POLICY +
FOR COMPLETE SHOW DETAILS:
APPLICATION FORM - STEP ONE