LazyDazeArts&CraftsFestival2010 Date Received Office Use Only Space: 1 2 .5 Artist Application Electric: Booth Assigned: Yes No Name: Business: Address: City: ST: Zip: Phone: Email: Website: Categories MediaCraft, Glass, or Jewelry. -Circleonlyonecatergory.Indicatesubcategory Special Requests if applying in (If you are applying in more than one cat- egory, you must submit separate applications.) Clay Fiber - Wearable Garden Art Mixed Media Craft Fine Art Painting Graphics Photography r Candles Floral Instruments Sculpture r Leather Folk Art Jewelry Wood r Soap Furniture r Beaded Drawing Glass r Glass Decorative Painting r Blown r Metal Smith Please list four keywords that most closely describe the type of work Fiber - Art r Fused/ you produce: (For example: If your category is wood, you may list Stained copper top birdhouses, painted toys, plant holders.) This will be used in promotional materials - be specific. If accepted I will require: [ ] 1 booth space (a single booth) [ ] 2 booth spaces (a double booth) [ ] 1/2 booth space (a shared booth) [ ] I wish to have a corner space if available. BrieflydescribeeachimageonyourCD Image 1 I wish to share a booth with the following artist, if we are both accepted: Image 2 I would like electricity: [ ] Yes [ ] No Artistic Process Statement Image 3 In the following space, describe your artistic process. See the How to Apply page for instructions. Image 4 Artistic Honor Statement (must be signed) I have read, understand and agree to the requirements and regulations of the Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival and verify that all information I have provided is correct. Fees: $15.00 per application Total Enclosed: __________ Make checks payable and remit to: TOC/Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Which side do you unload your vehicle from? ___________________ Festival, PO Box 8005, Cary, NC 27512-8005/ Ph (919) 469-4061. LazyDazeArts&CraftsFestival2010 34th annual August 28, 2010 DowntownCary,NC We invite you to join us at the 34th annual All applications must have the Artistic • The work displayed must be the same Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival. Lining the Process Statement completed or they as the images submitted with the charming streets of historic Downtown Cary, will be returned. In your Artistic Process application. this acclaimed festival hosts the best artists Statement, cover the following points: (1) • The Festival Committee also reserves from across the United States. The last lazy identify process/techniques used including the right to deny entrance into the days of summer beckon us as we celebrate materials and methods of handling those festival to any artist’s work that is the coming of fall by joining our friends and materials (2) specific explanation of how deemed to be inappropriate or not neighbors in a celebration of art, music and the work is produced (3) if assistants/ meeting the festival’s standards of food! THIS EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE! apprentices are used, a concise statement quality. of their involvement; if you do not use assistants, state that none are used (4) it • No imports, live animals or concessions TO APPLY 1. Fill out the artist application. should be stated if an outside source such are allowed. as a foundry or printing lab is used. Attach • Each artist must be on-site during 2. Choose one media category. Separate a separate sheet if necessary. the festival to staff his/her booth. applications and separate application fees No representatives or subletting is must be submitted if applying in multiple SELECTION PROCESS allowed. categories. Applications will be selected based on the • Acceptance is not guaranteed based following criteria: on previous participation in the 3. Submit an application fee of $15.00. • All work exhibited must be original festival. artwork produced by the artist. 4. Submit four (4) images of your work. • Work that has been produced with DISPLAY SPACE Three (3) images will be of the type of commercial kits, molds, patterns, plans, Each booth is 10 ft. wide x 10 ft. deep. work to be exhibited. One (1) image prefabricated forms or other commercial Artists should come prepared with materials will be of the booth display with works methods will not be permitted. for leveling tables and other displays. Tents exhibited. Images must be of current work should be secured, however, nothing can be • All applicants will be judged by a and no more than three years old. Please staked into the ground or pavement. There panel of jurors and given a score within submit images digitally on a CD. Each CD is a maximum of two (2) adjoining spaces the media category in which the artist should be labeled with the artist’s name per exhibitor. All exhibitors must provide applied. Artists with the highest scores and phone number. Each image should be all necessary display equipment and should within each media category will be labeled with a number to correspond with bring adequate overhead sun and moisture admitted. the image descriptions on the application protection. form. Traditional photographs will not be Admissions will be made keeping in mind accepted. If you are a new artist and do FEES that the show must remain balanced among not have an image of your booth set-up, Application Fee - $15.00 (non-refundable) media categories. All decisions of the jury then include another image of your work are final. Booth Fees: Cary, NC residents - $125 and make a note on your application that you do not have a booth photo. Non-Cary, NC residents - $145 WAITING LIST Corner booth - $20 additional (limited A waiting list will be maintained comprised availability). 5. Include an appropriately sized, self- of the highest five to ten scores of applicants addressed, stamped envelope if you wish not initially accepted within each media Electrical Power - $30.00 (Electrical to have your CD returned to you. category. In the case that spaces become connections are limited and only one 20 available, artists will be pulled from the amp draw per exhibitor is available.) If you wish to share a booth with another waiting list based on their jury score and artist, both artists must submit an application relevant media category. Every attempt Do not send booth fees with your and a separate application fee (joint will be made to pull from the waiting list as application. applications will not be accepted). There is soon as possible. a limit of two (2) artists per booth share. Fees must be in the form of a check or money OTHER THINGS TO KNOW order made payable to TOC / Lazy Daze • Send no samples. Arts & Crafts Festival. There will be a $5.00 • The Festival Committee reserves the right to remove from the show processing fee for any cancellations after • Incomplete applications will be booth fees are paid. A bank fee of $25 returned. (without refund) any exhibit that is not comparable to the submitted images. will be assessed for all returned checks. EligibleMediaCategories All works must be original and signed by the artist. Note: Henna painting will no longer be considered for the Lazy Daze artist area in 2009. Graphics: Printed works for which the artist creates the plates, stones or screens and pulls the prints. The limited edition results Clay: Original works made of clay/ceramic materials (porce- must be signed by the artist, and the number of pieces in the lain, stoneware, raku pottery, etc). (Excludes clay jewelry and edition and where each piece falls in the sequence of the edition clay sculpture). No commercial casts or molds are permitted. must be documented. Craft: (Has three subcategories) Instruments: Handcrafted devices designed to make music. Can 1. Candles - handcrafted candles of all types be crafted from any medium. Each item must be hand created 2. Leather - includes hats, handbags, belts, and other items and available for sale at the festival. tooled from leather. 3. Soap - handcrafted soap of all types. This category also Jewelry: (Has three subcategories) includes lotions, bath salts, etc. No commercial casts or molds permitted. 1. Beaded - Personal adornment such as bracelets, necklaces and Decorative Painting: Painting on functional and nonfunctional rings made from any material using basic beading techniques. surfaces, excluding traditional artist canvas or paper (e.g. plates, 2. Glass - Personal adornment such as bracelets, necklaces and window panes, mailboxes, pails, boxes, etc.) utilizing a variety of rings made from glass using lampworking and fused glass tech- techniques and media. niques. 3. Metal Smith - Personal adornment such as bracelets, neck- Drawing: Work created using dry media such as chalk, char- laces and rings made using traditional metal smithing techniques. coal, pencil, crayon, or from fluid media such as ink applied by Includes use of gems, enamels, and wire wrapping. pen or brush. Mixed Media: Non-sculptural work combining more than one Fiber-Art: Handcrafted non-wearable textile items. (Examples: media and / or technique to create a single work of art. (For rugs, quilts, felting and weavings which are painted, dyed and/ example, collage, painting and drawing). or embellished.) Photography: Signed, numbered limited edition prints, from Fiber-Wearable: Handcrafted wearable textiles. (Examples: the artist’s own original images. The edition size shall not ex- coats, scarves, shirts, and handbags not made of leather.) ceed 250 of any one image, regardless of physical image size. Commercial photographers not selling non-commercial artistic Fine Art Painting: Original two-dimensional work created in oils, works are not permitted. acrylics, watercolors, etc. on traditional canvas or art papers. Sculpture: Non-functional, three-dimensional work in any medi- Floral: Handcrafted items using either live or silk flowers and um. Materials include marble, wood, plastic, found objects and associated floral items. Examples include wreaths, floral original mold cast sculpture. No commercial casts or molds are arrangements, Bonsai, etc. permitted. Folk Art: Works such as paintings, sculptures, basketry, and found Wood: Works crafted from wood, excluding furniture and sculp- objects marked by attributes including highly decorative design, ture that are hand-tooled, machine-worked, machine-turned or bright, bold colors, flattened perspectives, and strong forms in machine- carved. (Example: toys, bowls, cutting boards, etc.) simple arrangements, and immediacy of meaning. Furniture: Functional tables, chairs, screens, desks, beds, etc. crafted from any material. FESTIVAL DATE AND HOURS Saturday, August 28, 2010 Garden Art: Original works that are made for the garden. This Festival hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. category encompasses mosaics, bird baths, feeders and houses, Festival is rain or shine. sculpture for the garden, stepping stones, etc. CALENDAR Glass: (Has two subcategories) • Applications due: February 26, 2010 1. Blown Glass: Handmade blown glass objects in which no part • Acceptance letters mailed: beginning of April of the finished pieces is the result of mass reproduction. • Booth fees due: May 7, 2010 2. Fused/Stained Glass: Handmade fused glass or stained glass • Last day to receive a refund on booth fees for objects in which no part of the finished pieces are the result of cancellations: July 31, 2010 mass reproduction. No glass jewelry in this category.