RAGS 19th Annual Benefit: Juried Show and Sale of Wearable Art
The YWCA RAGS Guild announces a call for entries for its 19th annual juried wearable art show and sale. RAGS will take place March 7-10, 2013, at Larson Mercedes-Benz of Fife. Open to artists working in all media of wearable art – clothing, fashion accessories and jewelry. A portion of the proceeds benefits domestic violence programs of the YWCA Pierce County. Application deadline is December 14, 2012.
There are two categories of entry, both with nonrefundable fees:
• Gallery – this juried competition of original, artist-made pieces ($15 per entry, up to three entries) is featured within the larger show for its duration. Cash prizes go to the best entry in garments, accessories, jewelry and Best of Show. Entries may be for sale or NFS.
• Marketplace – artist vendor sale of wearable art over the four days of the event ($35 entry fee)
For prospectus and entry information, visit www.YWCApiercecounty.org and click on RAGS, or send an SASE to Artist Coordinator, YWCA RAGS Guild, 405 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402.
Deadline for submitting digital images is December 14, 2012. For more information, call the RAGS hotline at 253-272-4181, ext. 352.