If you are a young creative artist or art student…
If you love to work with fabric, fibers, textiles of any kind…
If you love what you do and want others to see it, too…
It’s time to put your work on display!
Enter by 11:59 p.m. on May 1, 2015 according to the guidelines and your work will be on display as part of the Young Textile Art Challenge at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids during AQS QuiltWeek, August 12-15, 2015!
How young is young, you ask?
Maybe not as young as you think! The 2015 Young Textile Art Challenge is a juried and displayed challenge that is open to ALL textile artists and art students 18-30 years of age as of June 30, 2015.
What should I enter?
Enter your completely original, contemporary, and innovative work of art. Textiles must be used as the primary medium. We can’t wait to see what you create!
How do I enter?
Click HERE for the entry form. You’ll find more information about the size of your entry and photos there. Don’t forget to submit it by May 1! You may only enter once. Your entry fee will be $25.
Can I sell my work?
YES! Sales of entries will be encouraged during AQS QuiltWeek. Details about that are on the entry pages, too.
What will I win?
Cash awards totaling $2,250 will be awarded to four winning entries after the jury and judging process. First place, $1,000; Second place, $750; Third place, $500. And another $1,000 will be awarded to the entry that receives the Viewer’s Choice award, determined by the votes of attendees at AQS QuiltWeek!
What if I want it back?
Return shipping is explained on the entry webpage.
Please pass this along to anyone you know who might like to enter!