Designer Craftsmen Juried Exhibition

Exhibition Entry Form

September 22nd – October 3rd

Gallery 100

Tempe Center, Suite 199

Arizona State University

Tempe, Arizona 


A juried exhibition dedicated to enhancing the public’s awareness of contemporary craft and quality workmanship while providing a venue for established and emerging artists to share their creative endeavors. 


Clare Verstegen is a Professor in the School of Art at Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, where she teaches in the fibers/surface design area.  She received a BS from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art.  Her screenprinted fabrics have been widely exhibited and published nationally and internationally and are included in private and public collections.  She has been a visiting artist, lecturing and conducting workshops at conferences, university art programs, and craft schools nationwide and in Japan.  


The juror will view slide and digital entries and will base selections on mastery of materials, creativity and craftsmanship. 



Artists who are ADC members will be eligible to enter their original, handcrafted art.  Artists wishing to join ADC may do so on our website:  select “Get Involved” and click on “Membership Application” or contact Frank Wicks, Southern Chapter Treasurer, at or Laura Miller, Central Chapter Treasurer, at



Cash awards will be determined by the juror on site after the accepted works are received.  Winners will be announced at the September 22nd opening reception.



Slide Entries:

Slides must be 35mm in cardboard or thin plastic mounts, labeled with Artist’s name, Title and Top indicated. 


Digital Entries:

Digital entries must be submitted in 300dpi, jpeg, 3”x 5” size.  Either submit on CD-R disk labeled with artist’s name or email entries to  Be sure to include the entry number (ex. 001.jpg, 002.jpg) or an abbreviated ID (ex. grnhandbag.jpg) that corresponds to the title on the entry form.  All digital entries require a mailed hard copy of the entry form, stamped return envelope and entry fee. 


Entry Fee and Deadline:

A non refundable fee of $20 covers up to 4 entries.  Make checks payable to: Arizona Designer Craftsmen.  Fee and submissions must be received by August 29th, 2008.   


Mail Entries to:

Becky McDonah

ADC Craftsmanship Exhibition

543 W. 17th Place

Tempe, AZ 85281 


Mail Accepted works to:

ADC Craftsmanship Exhibition

Attn: Becky McDonah

Arizona State University

School of Art

Tempe, AZ  85287-1505


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Work accepted must be professionally presented and ready to install.  Gallery 100 may refuse an entry which is too fragile, damaged, poorly packaged, or if upon arrival, varies significantly from the image submitted.  Accepted work may not be withdrawn prior to the show’s closing date. 



ADC reserves the right to photograph any accepted work for the purposes of documentation, education and publicity. 



Aug 29th                 Deadline for submissions

Sept 5th                   Selection notifications mailed/emailed to artists

Sept 18th                Shipped work must be received 

Sept 19th                Delivered work received by 4pm

Sept 22nd                Exhibition Opening 7-9pm

Oct 3rd                    Pick up work 3-4 pm

                                All shipped work will be returned the following week.


Shipping and insurance costs to and from the gallery will be the responsibility of the artist.


Entry Checklist:

___Fee of $20, check made payable to Arizona Designer Craftsmen

___Completed entry form (required for emailed images too)

___Slides or CD-R disk (labeled); or emailed images
___Stamped envelope with postage for return of entry images




Entry Form – Please Write Legibly


Name ________________________________________________

Address: ______________________________________________

City: _____________________________ Zip: ________________

Phone #: ________________________________________

Email: __________________________________________

Total # of slides: __________ CD: _________ email entries: _______



1. Title: _______________________________________________

            Media: _________________________________________

            Size: _______________________________

            Insurance Value: ______________________

                                                                                                            Accepted / Declined



2. Title: _______________________________________________

            Media: _________________________________________

            Size: _______________________________

            Insurance Value: ______________________

                                                                                                            Accepted / Declined




3. Title: _______________________________________________

            Media: _________________________________________

            Size: _______________________________

            Insurance Value: ______________________

                                                                                                            Accepted / Declined




4. Title: _______________________________________________

            Media: _________________________________________

            Size: _______________________________

            Insurance Value: ______________________

                                                                                                            Accepted / Declined



Retain a copy of this form for your records.