19th Annual Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
fine arts & crafts fair
Friday, November 16: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday, November 17: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
ELIGIBILITY: Open to all artists and
crafts persons who exhibit original fine arts and crafts.
Fine arts and crafts, for the purpose of this exhibition,
are defined as:
FINE ART: original, creative, beautiful
work that is considered to have been created primarily
for aesthetic purposes and judged for its beauty and
FINE CRAFT: creative work that is
hand made, original, functional, beautiful, and well-made
with few or seemingly no defects or flaws.
*Kits, molds, and pre-assembled goods will not
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Exhibitors
are selected by the photos they provide, therefore quality
photographs are important. The following items MUST be
included to be considered for acceptance:
• Completed and signed application
with entry fee
• Artist statement and brief description
• FOUR photographs of current work (with
title, medium, size, price, and date completed)
• and ONE photo of your indoor booth display.
*You may email images in .jpg format
Artists are expected to remain at their booths or provide
a knowledgeable attendant as MTCA does not provide booth
sitters. Exhibitors are responsible for loading in, setting
up, and loading out all display materials and artwork.
Display locations will be pre-assigned. Exhibitors must
keep their displays within the assigned space. Takedown
of displays on Saturday, November 17 may not begin prior
The MTCA is a unique, multilevel historic theater. Please
be aware of the following policies and restrictions:
Exhibit booth spaces are irregular sizes and shapes, not
the standard 8x10 square booth.
The MTCA has one loading dock with a hydraulic lift and
one elevator that provides access to all floors.
Marketing materials are provided upon acceptance. Please
indicate number desired posters and post cards.
Questions? Please contact:
Jennifer Rentmeester 715-235-0001 ext.
ENTRY FEE: $150
DEADLINE: Applications must be received
by 5:00 PM on June 30, 2018.
Late applications will not be considered.
a printable application. [pdf] »