Art Fairs by Deadline

Art fairs by deadline
Art Fair Eligible Media Artist Deadline
Art in the Village - Hubbard Woods Park

Painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, sculpture, fine art jewelry, photography, digital art

A Walk in the Park

All work must be hand produced by the artist. Fine arts and crafts only.

51st Annual Festival of the Arts in Glen Ellyn

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, and must be hand signed and numbered.


Baskets, candles, ceramics, clothing, crocheted/knitting, doll/goose clothing, fine art, floral, glass, jewelry, kids items/clothing, metal, pet items, photography, pottery, soaps & skincare, stained glass, stone/concrete, or woodworking all crafted by the artist. No imports, kits, resale products, manufactured items, product-line reps, edible items (pet products excluded), and fuel generators are permitted.

Adler Art Center - Festival of the Arts - CANCELLED

All art must be original hand work. 2-D -oil, drawing, printmaking, photography and digital. 3-D-fiber, glass, sculpture, jewelry, woodworking, metal and ceramics.

Artisan Market at Hornbaker Gardens

ceramics, drawing, furniture, glass, jewelry, acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastel, sculpture, wood, mixed media, collage, leather, photography, and printmaking

Prairie Plein Air Competition and Show

Painting or drawing.

Orland Park Arts and Garden Walk

Painting, Photography, Pottery, Sculpture, Glass, Jewelery, Pencil, Charcoal, Digital, Printmaking, etc. Unique works of art.

Prairie Arts Festival

Digital, drawing, fiber, furniture, glass, graphics, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media 2D, mixed media 3D, painting (including watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel), paper, photography, pottery, printmaking, sculpture, and woodworking all crafted by the artist.

Old Town Art Fair

Acceptable Media:

2-D Mixed Media: Works that incorporate more than one type of physical material in their production. Two-dimensional mixed media should include more than one of the following: paint, pencil, watercolor, photography, printmaking or drawing, fabric or other found objects, and collages.

3-D Mixed Media: Works that incorporate more than one type of physical material in their production. Three-dimensional mixed media should include more than one of the following: clay work, fiber, glass, metal, wood or any other 3-D objects.

Ceramics: Original, hand-crafted clay and porcelain. No machine-made or mass-produced work is permitted. If multiple pieces of the same design are displayed each piece must be signed. Work should be primarily aesthetic; functionality is secondary.

Digital Art: Includes any original work in which the original image was crafted and manipulated by the artist using the computer. Work must be in editions, signed and numbered, on archival paper. Artwork created using a camera and then subsequently manipulated utilizing computer technology should be entered in the photography category.

Drawing/Pastel: Works created using dry media including chalk, charcoal, pastels, pencil, wax crayon or from the fluid medium of inks and washes applied by pen or brush.

Fiber: Artwork crafted from fibers, including embroidery, weaving, tapestry, and papermaking. No machine-tooled work, machine-screen printing or other forms of mass production are accepted. We do not accept wearable items/artwork, including clothing, hats and leather goods/purses, in the Old Town Art Fair.

Glass: Glassworks that are functional or decorative by design and are kiln-formed or have been crafted by glass blowing, molding or casting. Works may be etched or engraved. No forms of mass production are permitted. Work must be made primarily by the hands of the applying artist.

Jewelry: All jewelry, whether produced from metal, glass, clay, fiber, paper, plastic or other materials. No commercial casts, molds or production studio work is allowed. Work must be primarily hand-fabricated by the artist. Watches are not allowed.

Metal: Includes all non-jewelry work crafted from metals. No production studio work is allowed.

Painting: Original compositions on a flat surface created by the artist’s hand using oils, acrylics or watercolor.

Photography: Limited-edition digital or film photographic prints made from the artist’s original image and processed by that artist digitally or using wet techniques, or under his or her direct supervision. Work must be printed on archival-quality paper and be properly signed and numbered as a limited edition.

Printmaking: Printed works for which the artist hand-manipulated the plates, stones or screens. Prints must be signed and numbered as a limited edition.

Sculpture: Artists sculpting clay, metal, wood or stone should apply in that medium unless the work incorporates mixed materials (in which case it is 3D-Mixed Media) or media not included separately here. This category is only for work that does not fit into any other category.

Stone: Original work in stone that is shaped by the artist, whether hand-tooled or machine worked.

Wood: Original work in wood that is hand-tooled or machine worked by the artist.

Autumn Festival, An Arts & Crafts Affair

Handcrafted arts and crafts.

Little Red Schoolhouse 54th Annual Autumn Color Art Fair

Natural materials found in Cook County, Northern Illinois

Brookfield Fine Arts Festival 08/23/2019
Sleepy Creek Vineyards Art and Music Festival

Ceramics, Collage, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Mixed Media, Painting, Pastel, Photography, Printmaking, Wood, Other

Edwardsville Art Fair 2019

Photography (film or digital) and Graphic Design
Mixed Media