Call for Entries – Fiber Arts Show, Sebastopol Center for the Arts

Introducing our international fiber arts show.
Now seeking entries.

Call for entries
International Juried Fiber Art Exhibition

Fiber Arts
Dear Fiber Artist,
The Sebastopol Center for the Arts & The Surface Design Association  are proud to announce FIBER ART VI, —one of the largest international juried fiber art exhibitions in the San Francisco Bay Area—running October 24 through November 30, 2013.
We will be hosting this show in our newly renovated, state of the art gallery, located 45 minutes from San Francisco, in the heart of the world famous wine country in Sebastopol CA. During the show, TheSebastopol Center for the Arts, will be celebrating its 25th year, and this show will be the showcase for our celebrations.
As part of this new venture, the Sebastopol Center for the Arts is joining with the Surface Design Association and is welcoming artists from all over the world to participate in a unique celebration of fiber arts.
We are encouraging thought-provoking, unconventional and innovative fiber works in a range of materials–metals, mesh, paper, wood, natural or manmade fibers–applied to fiber techniques. Two- or three-dimensional pieces are accepted including wearable art and installations.

$500 Best of Show
$100 Second Prize
$100 Third Prize
Merit Awards
Awards of Excellence from SCA and SDA
Susan Taber Avila is an artist, Professor of Design (Textiles & Fashion) at the University of California, Davis and a Chutian Scholar at Wuhan Textile University in Wuhan, China.
Joan Schulze is an independent artist and lecturer in 17 countries since the 70s, She has work in many museums and private collections, exhibits; teaches internationally and is highly regarded for her work in collage and the fiber arts.
Deadline for entries is September 9, 2013.
Submit your entry online HERE.

We thought you might be very interested in being part of this exciting exhibition. Please feel free to share and forward the opportunity with artist friends or associations. We are raising the bar of fiber art in our community and we look forward to having your work in the gallery at this ground breaking show.

Best regards,
Catherine Devriese
Visual Arts Program Manager
707 829 4797
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