Competitions & Exhibitions
Many of the festival’s competitions & exhibitions are curated through an application process. To access available applications, visit the apply page.
Fine craft artists from across the state will display inspiring objects in the media of clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood, and three-dimensional mixed media in this annual juried competition and exhibition.
BLACK GOLD – The 13th installment of this annual exhibition showcases creations by African American fiber artists from across the nation. This year’s theme is directly inspired by the song Black Gold by Esperanza Spalding from her 2012 album Radio Music Society.
Fine art will be exhibited in seven media categories: acrylic, oil, drawing, pastel, watercolor, printmaking, and 2-D mixed media. Professional & amateur photography in the categories of color and monochrome will also be on display.