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3 Books, 3 Opportunities to Submit Your Work

Three upcoming books provide superb opportunities for recognition.  Submit your work right away.  Details and entry forms below.

  • 500 Teapots
  • 500 Lights
  • 500 Traditional Quilts

Having images of your work published in a book generates free publicity, broad visibility and long term credibility.  These benefits are certainly worth investing some time and strategic thinking. Do not wait....you may forget, and early entries often have an advantage.

To improve your submission consider reading these resources:

Top Ten Tips for Getting Into a Juried Exhibition, Show, Book or Magazine

Juried Submissions: What information do jurors really take into consideration?

Photo Comparisons and Descriptions - Now Optimize Your Submission

Strategic Thinking When Applying to a Juried Opportunity

Photography in Flux- Guidelines for Photos of Your Craft

 

Details and entry forms for each of the 3 book opportunities follow:

California Dream Teapot by Harriete Estel Berman
California Dream
Recycled tin cans
Artist: Harriete Estel Berman
22" height x 20" width x 7.5" depth
Photo Credit: Philip Cohen

500 Teapots
Lark seeks images to publish in a juried collection of ceramic teapots.  Publishing to be in August 2013. The juror for 500 Teapots will be Jim Lawton of Oyster Street Pottery.

Pieces may be functional or purely decorative.
You may submit up to four entries.
There is no entry fee.
Artists retain copyright of their work.

 


Download 500-Teapots-call-for-entries
Entries must be postmarked by April 20, 2012.

Mail materials to:
Dawn Dillingham/Lark
67 Broadway
Asheville, NC  28801

 


Floating World by Harriete Estel Berman
Floating World © 2001
Recycled tin cans, paper lanterns
Artist: Harriete Estel Berman
Photo Credit: Philip Cohen

500 Lights
Lark seeks images to publish in a juried collection of handcrafted lights. The juror will be Christopher Poehlmann, owner of CP Lighting.

 

Entries must be postmarked by March 1, 2012.  Download 500-Lights-Call-for-Entries


You may submit up to four entries.
There is no entry fee.

Submissions may include chandeliers, lamps, sconces, pendants, and installations. Lights must be designed and built by individual designers and/or small shops as unique objects, limited editions, or customized originals. Work may be created from any material or fabrication method, but absolutely no candles by themselves.

Mail materials to:
Dawn Dillingham/Lark
500 Lights
67 Broadway
Asheville, NC  28801


BEAUTY Mirror by Harriete Estel Berman
Even a Tarnished Mirror Betrays Our
Self Esteem When the Ideal of Beauty Is
An Age Defying Conplex

Recycled Tin Cans
Artist: Harriete Estel Berman
Photo Credit: Philip Cohen

500 Traditional Quilts
Lark Crafts seeks images of masterful traditional quilts to publish in a collection juried by Karey Bresenhan, President of Quilts, Inc. and juror of 500 Art Quilts (Lark 2010). 500 Traditional Quilts will feature a wide variety of quilt techniques, traditions, and styles.

For this book, they are accepting digital imagery, slides, and transparencies with up to five submissions per artist.

There is no entry fee.
Entries must be postmarked by May 15, 2012. 
Download 500-Traditional-Quilts-Entry-Form

Mail materials to:
Dawn Dillingham/Lark
500 Traditional Quilts
67 Broadway
Asheville, NC  28801

 

The value of being in a juried exhibition or book is the free publicity, broad visibility and long term credibility.  These benefits are certainly worth investing some time and perhaps a little money.

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