Call for Artists: Crooked Tree Outdoor Art Fair

Call Details
Call Opens
Event date(s)
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Application fee
Outdoor Art Fair

The 58th annual Crooked Tree Outdoor Art Fair will be held on the grounds of Northwestern Michigan College on Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The Crooked Tree Outdoor Art Fair is a juried show featuring over 100 artists from across the country. The deadline to apply is March 30, 2018.  Applicants will be notified on April 4.

We offer spacious display areas and ample parking to provide the perfect art fair atmosphere. Participation is open to all artists who exhibit work of original concept, design, and execution. Our fair seeks to maintain the highest standards for both the artists and for the viewing public. Artists will be selected for the event by the Outdoor Art Fair committee. A panel of three guest jurors (TBD) will select the cash award winners the day of the event. CASH AWARDS: $500 First Prize, $250 Second Prize, and $100 Third Prize.

The application will open January 25, 2018. Applications are completed online via Zapplication.

Media:  Painting, Drawing, Collage, Graphics, Leather, Sculpture, Jewelry, Fiber, Wood, Metal, Glass, Photography, Pottery, and Mixed Media will be considered.  Clothing, jewelry, and craft work must be handmade or substantially altered by artistic effort.

2018 Fees:
        application fee $30
        single booth $175
        double booth $350

Submission Guidelines: Each applicant must submit four digital images, including three of current work and one of a fully-stocked booth. Artists working in more than one medium much have all media represented in their image set. Artists working in multiple media do not have to submit separate applications for each medium. Select “Multiple Media” in the application drop-down menu.

Digital image requirements:
        Image size: at least 1920 pixels on the longest side
        Recommended resolution: 72-300ppi
        File size: less than 5MB