The Craft & Design Collective invites you to apply for participation in CRAFTED 2017.
We have a few stands left so if you would like to apply for participation, please complete this online APPLICATION FORM and submit the SUPPORTING MATERIALS.
APPLICATION DEADLINE – Online by 5pm, Friday 3 November 2017, at the latest.
You will find MORE INFORMATION below.
Applications are subject to a Selection Process and stands will be allocated accordingly.Selection will be made on the APPLICATION FORM and SUPPORTING MATERIALS alone.You should not assume that the Selection Panel know who you are or what you make.
If you have any queries, or need more information, please do not hesitate to contact the Co-ordinator (Jan Irwin) – by email is best firstname.lastname@example.org
CRAFTED takes place at Castle Ward, Strangford, County Down.The magnificent 18th Century House and the Theatre in the Stableyard provide a fabulous back-drop for the Craft Fair. Castle Ward is owned by the National Trust www.nationaltrust.org.uk/castle-ward/
Now in it’s 8th Year CRAFTED provides a great retail opportunity, a great opportunity for you to promote your work with Christmas on the horizon, and an enjoyable week-end for the public and participants alike.
D A T E S CRAFTED 2017Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 November 2017
V E N U E Castle Ward, Strangford, County DownFrom Downpatrick take the A25 to StrangfordCastle Ward is signposted from Downpatrick
O P E N T O T H E P U B L I C Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 November 2017, 11am to 4pm
S E T U P T I M E Friday 24 November 2017, 12pm to 3pm
B R E A K D O W N T I M E Sunday 26 November 2017, After 4pm
F A C I L I T I E S Stand Area is 2m x 1mTable 76cm x 1m 83cm/2.5ft x 6ft (approximately) and a chairAccess to a power point is available if requestedPlease bring your own extension leadCDC encourages you to bring your own self-contained stand if you have one
S E L E C T I O N / N O T I F I C A T I O N You should expect to know if your Application has been successful or not by Friday 10 November 2017.
P U B L I C I T Y A.A. signs, banners, local/national press, media and listings, social media, direct mailing and emailing of invitations, etc.
S T A N D F E E £100 If you are a member of CDC£140 If you are NOT a member of CDCThe Stand Fee SHOULD NOT be enclosed with your ApplicationThe Stand Fee will be requested from successful Applicants only
S U P P O R T I N G M A T E R I A L S TO BE EMAILED TO email@example.com BEFORE 5pm, Friday 3 November 2017
Insurance/SecurityAll Exhibitors are responsible for the insurance and security of their own workPublic Liability Insurance is a requirement of participationProof of Insurance must be sent in with your Application
ImagesUp to 6 good quality images (at least 1MB and 300dpi)If you submit more that 6 images the Selection Panel will only be shown the first 6 images that aresubmittedEach image should be clearly labelled with your name and a number 1 to 6If your Application is successful these images may be used for promotional purposesThe better your images are the more likely it is that they will be used
CVA current CV listing the highlights of your career in Craft, Applied Art and Design to date: Education/Training (in relation to Craft, Applied Art and Design, i.e. how you learnt your skills), Exhibitions, Trade Fairs, Retail Fairs (Craft Fairs), Commissions, Collections, Teaching Experience, Awards, Articles, Radio/Television, etc.
BrochureA brochure about you and what you make and/or do (If you are applying to take a Stand you should include a Price List if you have one).
Stand Fee's SHOULD NOT be enclosed with your Application. Stand Fee's will be requested from successful Applicants only.
S E L E C T I O N & N O T I F I C A T I O NBy Friday 10 November 2017.
C A N C E L L A T I O N SThere will be no refunds for cancellations
O T H E RCDC reserves the right to alter any details if deemed necessary