Art Fairs by Deadline

Art fairs by deadline
Art Fair Eligible Media Artist Deadline
Midwest Salute to the Arts 05/01/2015
46th Annual Glen Ellyn Festival of the Arts


Participation is open to all fine art. All work represented must be of an original concept executed and designed by the artist in attendance. The Glen Ellyn Festival of the Arts reserves the right to remove any and all works deemed not suitable at the time of the festival. It also reserves the right to select or invite other applicants in order to ensure a balance of medium. The Festival of the Arts reserves the right to refuse any application at their discretion and refund the artist booth fee. Any Artist not conforming to the Show Rules will be removed; no fees will be refunded after July 17th.

The following mediums are to be included in each show: ceramics, drawing, fiber non-functional, fiber wearable, paper non-functional, furniture, glass, jewelry, acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastel, sculpture, wood, mixed media, collage, photography, and printmaking. Prints in limited editions are allowed; no more than 300 in a series, provided at least 33% of an Artist’s exhibited work is original.

Individual consideration of any media not listed will be given upon request. No work which has been made with commercial kits, molds, patterns, plans, prefabricated pieces, or assembly line technique will be allowed.

Artists are responsible for their own tents, display tables and related materials.

Great Rivers Festival

All media


Ceramics, custom jewelry, drawings, floral, graphics, leather, paintings, photography, sculpture, stained glass, textiles, or woodworking all crafted by the artist.

Town & Country Adult Art Show

All media is welcome.

Bartlett Festival of the Arts

Oil/acrylic paintings, watercolor, pastels, ceramics, fiber, jewelry, photography, pottery, sculpture, metalwork, drawings, glass, lithography, mixed media, paper, printmaking, wood, other. No kits or resale.

Art Spectacular at the Carillon

All fine art and fine craft.

27th Annual Edwards Place Fine Art Fair

2D, Ceramic, Wood, Glass, Jewelry, Fiber, Other

Algonquin's Art on The Fox Fine Art Show


Art on the Fox Fine Art Show

2D – Original two-dimensional work including graphite, charcoal, chalk, pastels, wax crayon, inks, and washes. All work must be framed and finished. 2D Artists must have panels in your booth.

3D Functional – Dimensional work that has a function – such as wearable fiber or wood furniture.

Drawing – Charcoal, graphite, and color pencils applied to a surface.

Glass – Original work created in glass by the artist including blown glass, fused glass or stained glass.

Jewelry – All jewelry, whether the work is produced from metal, glass, clay, fiber, paper, plastic or other materials, must be entered in this category.

Metal – Original work created by the artist without use of a production studio.

Painting – Original, two-dimensional work created with pigment, including oils, acrylics, watercolor, egg tempura, etc.

Photography – Signed prints created by the artist from his/her own original negative or digital files that have been processed by that artist or under the artist’s direct supervision.

Sculpture – Art that serves an aesthetic not functional purpose.

Other – If your category is not represented, please check this category and give a detailed description of your work.

Northern Illinois 44th Annual Arts & Crafts Show

We accept all forms of original fine arts and selected crafts of high quality.

Town & Country Youth Show

All media is eligible but the Ottawa Art League reserves the right to eliminate a piece from the show if the content is deemed inappropriate.

Prairie Arts Festival

Ceramics, drawing, fiber arts, glass, graphics, jewelry, mixed media, painting (including watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel), photography, pottery, and sculpture all crafted by the artist.

Lakeview East Festival of the Arts

Acrylic, Ceramics - functional, Ceramics - non-functional, Collage, Digital, Drawing, Encaustic, Fiber Wearable, Fiber Non-Functional, Glass, Glass Blown, Glass Fused, Glass Stained, Jewelry - fine, Jewelry - enamel, Jewelry - mixed media, Jewelry - unit construction, Jewelry - non precious, Jewelry, Mixed Media (2D), Mixed Media (3D), Mosaic, Oil, Painting, Paper Non-Functional, Paper Functional, Pastel, Photography Color, Photography Black & White, Photography - limited edition, Printmaking - block print, Printmaking - engraving, Printmaking - etching, Printmaking - lithography, Printmaking - mono type, Printmaking - silk screen, Sculpture, Watercolor, Wood, Other

An Art Affair Around the Square

All media is welcomed